4 Best Female Skateboarders In The World

By Peter C

Female skateboarders are beginning to get the same attention as their male counterparts, making some of them extremely and widely popular. In this piece, you will read about some of the best female skateboarders in the world.

1. Alexis Sablone

American professional skateboarder Alexis Sablone is currently one of the most successful female skateboarders. The 35-year-old started skating at a very young age and became a professional after her graduation as an architect.

Alexis has represented and won a lot of medals for America. She also participated and finished fourth in the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

2. Rayssa Leal

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The 13-year-old is one of the youngest popular female skateboarders in the world. Ever since she came to the limelight as a talented skateboarder, Leal has won a lot of awards, including the Nickelodeon Brazil Kids’ Choice award in 2019.

Leal represented Brazil in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and became the youngest skater to win the silver medal in women’s street skateboarding.

3. Kate Shengeliya

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Kate is one of the best female skateboarders from Russia. She has participated in a lot of competitions like the X Games, the Women’s SKB Street final and performed incredibly well in each of these competitions.

Although Shengeliya started her skateboarding career when skateboarding was still underdeveloped in Russia, her incredible achievements over the years have motivated many young ladies to pursue a career in skateboarding.

4. Elissa Steamer

The 48-year-old is one of the oldest female skaters in the United States. Elissa has participated and won a lot of medals in the X Games, Women’s Street Skateboarding, etc.

She is also one of the most successful female skateboarders, all thanks to her numerous endorsement deals with the likes of Machines, Nike, Toy, etc.