Women in Board & Action Sports Annual Conference in Biarritz. Come join us!
From September 29 until October 2nd get ready to connect, get inspired and learn from some of the industry’s finest This year’s speakers include Kim Woozy (!!! we’re stoked) MAHFIA TV Founder. Mahfia TV is dedicated to producing authentic stories in women’s action sports culture and captures an audience of girls around the world who are passionate about riding boards. From California Longboard Surf World Champion Cori Schumacher who’s also the ‘Inspire Initiative’ Founder and a women activist. Joebaby Noonan from the Bahamas, is a dolphin whisperer, shaman and a business consultant, he is the perfect person to tell us what ‘female connection’ really means. Maritxu Darrigrand from France is the Roxy Founder, and one of the women who has contributed the most to female surfing growth and surfing lifestyle over many years. Antoine Haincourt is a Brand Strategist from France, he will guide us through the DO’s and DON’Ts of creating a successful company and personality. Our close friend and Longboard Girls Crew supporter Iker Aguirre who’s a motivational speaker, company coach from Spain and France with over 20 years of experience in the boardsports business and once again our Managing Director Valeria Kechichian will talk about the “role” of women in society, sexism and achieving our true potential.
We had a blast last year in Saas Fee with the amazing inspirational speeches from Burton’s President Donna Carpenter, Olympic Gold Medalist Tanja Frieden, Industry guru Iker Aguirre and our own LGC Director Valeria Kechichian. She even hosted a longboard workshop. Check it out!
This year the conference will take place at the seminar hotel Domaine de Bassilour in Bidart, just 3 kms from Biarritz. You can now sign up for your conference pass here. For those ladies who want to book their accommodation at the same place, will be asked to this separately and asap. Please follow the instructions on the website.
You can find the program, travel, accommodation information and further details about the speakers, workshops and activities on the WIB Facebook fan page or on the WIB web. Also make sure to follow them on Instagram!
See you there ladies!
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