Badass Women Riders at the top of the LBS course, 2017.
Badass Women Riders at the top of the LBS course, 2017.

Women in Snowboarding are Badass — Top Female Stories from the TransWorld Archives

March 8th is International Women's Day, a global holiday that celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. As an ode this special day, we've put together a list of some of the most memorable reads and pieces of content that highlight a few of the influential women in snowboarding. These females have left indelible marks on snowboarding, and strapping in simply wouldn't be the same without what they've accomplished. As they continue to inspire and push progression within the snowboard realm and beyond, we salute them for being females we all can look up to.

Here, in no particular order, is a round-up of some of the most memorable posts from the TransWorld archives that highlight badass females. Some of these stories reflect biggest achievements, while others show a unique, seldom seen side of these riders.

This list is by no means inclusive and is simply an ode to some of the monumental moments from women in snowboarding. Let us know in the comments who your favorite female snowboarders are and why.

Marie-France Roy- Start With The Little Things To Tackle Climate Change This Earth Day

Tara Dakides- Against the Grain Interview

Barrett Christy- Riders Poll Legendary Award Recipient

Hailey Langland – Wins First Women's Big Air at the X Games in Aspen

Torah Bright- Strives for Three Gold Medals at 2014 Olympic Games

Janna Meyen- First Interview, January 1995

Leanne Pelosi – What is Full Moon Film? Inside the Two-Year all Female Film

Donna Carpenter- Encourages Employees to Join the Women's March

Hana Beaman- PS. Mind the Gap, The Baker Road Gap That Is

Jess Kimura- Pro Set-Up, Full Kit

Kimmy Fasani- Lands First Female Double Backflip

Annie Boulanger- Bridging The Gap: The Next Wave Of Women's Snowboarding

Chloe Kim- Becomes Youngest X Games Gold Medalist

Laura Hadar- Caught up 2007

Robin Van Gyn – Monday Mallet: Tomahawk Down an Alaskan Spine

Circe Wallace, Tiny Basich and more- Full Moon Film Legends

Kelly Clark- Wins TTR Title After 16 Consecutive Halfpipe Wins

Danayle Patterson- Too Hard Crew Talks New Series: Lady Shredders

Jamie Anderson-  Frontside 1080 Over A Castle in Austria

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