Flip through a skate mag these days, and you rarely see them. Check out a contest, and they’re barely there, if at all. But women skaters have been rockin’ it for ages. Here are some of our faves … our heroes, our heroines.
The original First Betty, Patti McGee, skatin’ with style and grace.
Peggy Turner, bustin’ out some serious gnar.
Vert champion Cindy Whitehead; she’s been skating since before you were born.
Slalom queen Judi Oyama, taking a break in the bowl.