Atita Verghese: India's first female pro skateboarder

Updated 11:49 PM ET, Thu September 14, 2017

Story highlights

  • Atita Verghese is India's first female professional skateboarder
  • She teaches children to skate and also volunteers to build skate parks
  • She founded Girl Skate India, a collective that aims to inspire more women to pick up the sport