Nikita is proud to announce French skater Claire Essertel has joined the Nikita Skate Team.

Claire joins Nikita after a successful 2006, where she took first place on the French championship in Villefontaine, 2nd place in Lille and 3rd place in Nantes. She also took part in the European championship: 2nd place in Montpellier and 6th place in Munich in 2004.

In her spare time, Claire performs at music and plays drums in a punk-rock group: The Ditch.

After 10 years on the scene, Claire is still dreaming of trips and skateboarding. She’ll take part this season in European championship in Munich and Rome and in all part of the French championship.

Keep on riding Claire and have a good season!