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PHOTOS: How this Bolivian all-female skate crew is celebrating their indigenous roots

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Members of the all-female skate crew ImillaSkate in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The athletes wear polleras, skirts traditionally worn by Bolivia

The young women skateboard while wearing polleras, colorful, layered skirts worn by their country’s indigenous Aymara and Quechua women. They want to show girls and women it’s OK to be themselves.

(Image credit: Luisa Dörr)

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