Press Release: Santa Ana, CA, June 7th, 2018– Nikita, in conjunction with Exposure Skate, are set to host the global premiere of the G.W.R. skateboarding event series at Dew Tour Long Beach on June 30th, 2018 in Long Beach, CA. This is the first year that girls will be competing in Dew Tour Skate, and both Nikita Clothing and Exposure Skate are proud to be able to bring the amateur event to the Dew Tour arena.
G.W.R. (Girls Who Ride) by Nikita x Exposure is an invite-only skateboarding event taking place on the Park Course at Dew Tour Long Beach. The best amateur skateboarders from both the US and abroad have been invited by Exposure Skate to compete, with the field of girls ranging in ages from nine years old up to 15. With five events now in four countries across two continents, G.W.R. is having a highly successful first year. Standing for progression and creativity in skateboarding, G.W.R. gives a platform for advancement and growth in the next generation of girls.
Says Nikita’s Jenna Kuklinski of the G.W.R. event series, “Nikita has had overwhelming success with the first G.W.R. events. Partnering with Exposure Skate and bringing the series to skateboarding at Dew Tour Long Beach will open up a whole new side of opportunity for the girls and the event. We couldn’t be more excited to bring another event to realization for girls who ride.”
G.W.R. by Nikita x Exposure will take place on June 30th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Spectating the event is free and open to the public, and fans and event goers are encouraged to attend and show support for the competing girls support in their first ever Girls Am contest at Dew Tour.
For more on the G.W.R. series and everything Nikita, check out www.nikitaclothing.com and follow Nikita @nikitaclothing #forgirlswhoride on Instagram. To learn more about Exposure Skate go to http://exposureskate.org/ or find them on Instagram @exposureskate. For information on Dew Tour, visit www.dewtour.com.
About Nikita Clothing
Nikita Clothing is an iconic girls streetwear and outerwear brand that brings style and rebellious confidence to girls from the streets to the mountains. From our humble beginnings in the back of a skateboard shop in the late 90’s, we started with a single purpose; to make clothes FOR GIRLS WHO RIDE and this is what drives us ‘til this day and into the future.
About Exposure Skate
Exposure Skate is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to empowering women and girls through skateboarding. Exposure creates opportunities for women by organizing events that provide all-female Professional and Amateur skateboarding competitions, learn-to-skate clinics and wellness education. All of Exposure Skate’s programs involve an element of community service in which participants give back to a nonprofit in need. Contact: Amelia Brodka (President & Director)
About Dew Tour
Dew Tour is an innovative contest series and content platform that brings together the world’s best skateboarders, snowboarders, skiers, artists, brands and fans in a celebration of creativity and style.
In 2016, TEN: The Enthusiast Network became the official strategic partner to lead content production, execution and event staging for the Dew Tour. Working in close collaboration with TEN’s core action sports media brands and in partnership with MOUNTAIN DEW®, Dew Tour continues to progress events and content, bringing millions of action sports fans engaging stories and experiences across digital and broadcast mediums. In addition to Dewtour.com and TEN’s digital network, Dew Tour summer and winter events are telecast on NBC.