writing contributions

Discussion. Everything is made with talking about it first, then putting it into action. Contributing to these blogs sparked the creation of this one.

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SOY SAUCE NATION: ASIAN AMERICAN SNOWBOARDERS UNITE

We wanted to create something to riff on that moment when you think you’re the ‘only one’ but actually aren’t. And that is pretty much how Soy Sauce Nation was born. 

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Filipina Olympic Snowboarding Competitor Travels The World And Tells What It Is Like Being Asian In A Frozen Industry.

We were in fact one of the few Filipino families consistently going up to the local mountains. And even though snowboarding has always been an inclusive community – a sport born from rebellion – I found the sport lacking something.

 
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Nirvana Ortanez: Content Creator – Snowboarding’s 30 Under 30

Currently, her focus is making snowboarding accessible and more inclusive to underdeveloped markets. Co-founding "Jetpack" dedicated on female initiatives, and co-founding Soy Sauce Nation focused on Asian minority exposure.

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