Take a ride with Ghana's first all-girls skate crew. Skate Gal Club is a "baby" of Surf Ghana, co founded by Sandy Alibo and Kuukua Eshun, is the first Ghanaian skateboarding club for women. \n\n\n\nSKATE GAL CLUB\n\n\n\nAfter seeing the impact skateboarding organisations were having in France, Sandy Alibo was inspired to take up the project here in Ghana. She wants to create safe and empowering space for girls\/women not just for skateboarding but also a platform for members to share their experiences as entrepreneurs. \n\n\n\n\nhttps:\/\/www.instagram.com\/p\/B1Zjyz3HS0y\/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link\n\n\n\n\nAt Skate Gal Club's very first event, more than 60 women showed up. Alibo said...\n\n\n\n "More than 60 women came to try skateboarding. The women who came are multi-talented, and that's why this experience was wonderful. They all want to contribute to the event and make it grow." Sandy Alibo\n\n\n\nPhoto Credit: Surf GhanaPhoto Credit: Surf Ghana\n\n\n\nShe continued by saying...\n\n\n\n\u201cPeople were scared to start, but as soon as they got on, they\u2019d want to do it again and again. Even if they fell, they\u2019d laugh.\u201d\u00a0 Sandy Alibo\n\n\n\nAlibo plans to invite a few famous female skateboarders from the U.S. and U.K. to lead workshops in the near future, but first, weekly meet ups and larger events similar in style to the launch which will take place every two months. \n\n\n\nGet Social with them on Instagram: Surf Ghana\n\n\n\nSkate Gal Club's collective plans to launch the first skate-house in West Africa in 2020. A sustainable project with a sport infrastructure, a guest house, a co-working space to inspire, empower the young creatives and develop job opportunities. They are looking for sponsors and private partners! \n\n\n\nAn amazing adventure to empower women through skateboarding. You can support our project here https:\/\/bit.ly\/2ZLSR9O \n\n\n\nAlso read;1. Menscook Ghana \u2013 The All Males Catering Team2. Afrique Clothiers-The Best Fashion Designer in Ghana3. Nhyira Events Ghana \u2013 Creating Memories!4. Chin Chin Foods \u2013 Ghana\u2019s No.1 Healthy Snack on the Go!\n\n\n\n If you have a story you want to share with\u00a0AFROSAGES\u00a0and the world, please do hit us up on\u00a0FACEBOOK,\u00a0INSTAGRAM\u00a0AND\u00a0TWITTER.