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Women's skate event coming to Encinitas

Women's skate event coming to Encinitas

“I believe the fastest growing category of skateboarding right now is the girls,” said Christian Hosoi, skateboarding legend. “I am blown away by how far their skateboarding abilities have come in recent years and can’t wait to see them at the greatest women’s skateboarding event.” Hosoi and his company Hosoi Skateboards support the annual Exposure: Women’s Skateboarding Event each year.

On Nov. 3 and 4, the world’s top female skaters will return to Encinitas for the seventh annual Exposure event. With 150 skaters and a $50,000 prize purse, Exposure has become the world’s largest women’s skateboarding event.

Skateboarders travel from Australia, Brazil, Holland, South Africa,...