As part of her organisation Waa Hine Skate, Bailey Te Maipi runs skateboarding lessons across the city to help wāhine and takatāpui learn to skate.
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NZ Olympic team launches campaign 100 days out from Tokyo
The New Zealand Olympics team of more than 100 athletes launched its campaign in Auckland today.
Wellington skater starts lessons for wāhine and takatāpui
The lessons are part of her new organisation WAA HINE skate to help wāhine and takatāpui build confidence and not be intimidated going to skate parks.
Aotearoa skateboarding community celebrates 44 years
Hundreds gathered at Victoria Park in Auckland to celebrate the sport which first came to New Zealand 44 years ago and will feature at the Olympics for the first time later this year. The sport is a billion-dollar industry in which Māori are being encouraged to explore opportunities.