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Famous Female Skateboarders

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List of famous female skateboarders, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female skateboarders list contains the most prominent and top females known for being skateboarders. Skateboarding fans will also enjoy the hottest extreme sports athletes and our list of famous male skateboarders. There are thousand of females working as skateboarders in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic skateboarders have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a skateboarder then the people below should give you inspiration.

The list you're viewing has a variety of skateboarding women in it, like Leticia Bufoni, Alana Smith, and Lizzie Armanto. Featuring the most popular professional girl skaters, this list has them all.

While this isn't a list of all female skateboarders, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female skateboarders?" and "Who are the best female skateboarders?"

Lizzie Armanto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Skateboarders
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Lizzie Armanto

Age: 23

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Skateboarder

Cara-Beth Burnside is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Skateboarders
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Cara-Beth Burnside, nicknamed "CB" (born July 23, 1971 in Orange, California, United States), is a professional skateboarder and snowboarder and ranks amongst the top female athletes in these sports in the world. She was the first president of the Action Sports Alliance. As a skateboarder, Burnside has won more than 16 titles in competitions such as the X Games, All Girl Skate Jam, Vans Triple Crown, Slam City Jam and Soul Bowl, and in 2004 she was named Female Vert Skater of the Year by World Cup Skating.As a snowboarder, she was on the first United States Olympic snowboarding team at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, where she placed 4th. She has also won titles at the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 47

Birthplace: Orange, California

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Snowboarder, Skateboarder, Athlete

Patti McGee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Skateboarders
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Patti McGee

Patti McGee (born August 23, 1945) was the 1965 Woman's first National Skateboard Champion, Santa Monica. Her first skateboard was built by her brother in wood shop from her own shoe skate as a surprise. Her second skateboard was a BunBuster.While on the Cooley Team, and standing on a BunBuster, McGee set the world record for the fastest girl on a skateboard at 47mph during Dick Clark's World Teen Fair 1964 held at the Orange County (CA) Fair Grounds.McGee was also the first female professional skateboarder. She was paid by Hobie/Vita Pak to travel and demonstrate the Hobie skateboard on a national level. This lasted almost a year until the craze subsided. During the tour, McGee appeared ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Elissa Steamer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Skateboarders
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Elissa Steamer

Elissa Beth Steamer (born July 31, 1975) is an American professional skateboarder. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 43

Birthplace: Fort Myers, Florida

Nationality: United States of America

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