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Meet One of Cuba's Female Skateboarding Pioneers

The skate scene in Cuba is only now starting to garner some attention, however thereis an unequal divide between the men and women in the sport.

The skate scene in Cuba is only now starting to garner some attention, however thereis an unequal divide between the men and women in the sport.

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The skate scene in Cuba is only now starting to garner some attention, however there is an unequal divide between the men and women in the sport. We spent a day with a young skater named Leiani Hernandez Puentes to learn about how she got started in skating and why so many girls are deterred from doing the same.