Meet the coach

Gina, Owner Of Manaaki Motu and Co-Founder of Wellness Riders is a passionate board-sports lover, she will guide you through learning to skateboard. Since 2016 she has taught hundreds of wāhine (women) to skateboard. Her experience as a skateboard and snowboard instructor, personal trainer & yoga teacher makes her a great coach when learning to skateboard for the first time. She knows how overwhelming learning to skateboard can be so will assist you to remove any kind of anxiety you may feel and help you to focus on small achievable steps which will set you up for success and fun.