La Lomota Downhill Festival - Pam Diaz Shows Us How to Longboard Like a Girl
What's more badass than shredding pavement in a full body leather suit and Daft Punk helmet? Not much. Pam Diaz is the Dominican Republic's number one lady long boarder. And we can see why. Not only does she know how to slide some massive curves, she also brings an undeniably important energy to the longboard scene here. We decided to make the journey into the mountains of Puerto Plata to learn from Pam how to longboard like a girl... Here's what we learned, and it's not what you think ;)
Tip 1: Inspire others to go places and do things that they've never done before.
Tip 2: Surround yourself with amazing people and amazing things will happen
Tip 3: Inspire the next generation of girls to be brave and follow their passion. Being a strong female role model takes guts.
Tip 4: Rise and shine for sunrise to get the day going right
Tip 5: Get the hype going with a good cheer team. Bikini Empire's brilliant bikinis and brilliant girls cheer Pam on during her race
Tip 6: Bring the smiles
And finally Tip 7: Slide like a lady
Tip 8: Bomb like a beast
Tip 9: And hit the turn smooth
Tip 10: Because after all, you gotta give them a favourite to cheer for!