“Skateboarding challenges me and helps clear my mind at the same time,” says professional skater and artist Nora Vasconcellos (@noravexplora). ”There is no better feeling than riding away from that trick knowing you put so much energy and effort into doing it.”⁣
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“It has always been difficult to be taken seriously as a female skateboarder,” explains Nora. “I always wanted to be seen the same way and taken as seriously as the men are. I wanted to travel and create products like the men. I wanted to be put on the same pedestal as male professional skaters.⁣
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I hope watching me skate inspires you to go out and do something that makes you feel good.”⁣
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Video by @noravexplora

“Skateboarding challenges me and helps clear my mind at the same time” says professional skater and artist Nora Vasconcellos (@noravexplora  ). ”There is no better feeling than riding away from that trick knowing you put so much energy and effort into doing it.”⁣

“It has always been difficult to be taken seriously as a female skateboarder” explains Nora. “I always wanted to be seen the same way and taken as seriously as the men are. I wanted to travel and create products like the men. I wanted to be put on the same pedestal as male professional skaters.⁣

I hope watching me skate inspires you to go out and do something that makes you feel good.”⁣

Video by @noravexplora