Hit Like A Girl congratulates our Week 7 winners (clockwise from upper left): Céline Le Vu (18-39), Katie Forster (13-17), Aiwen Voth (<13) and Roslyn Owens (40+). See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.

Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by many of the world’s top drummers. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 8 Winners will be announced on April May 4.

Hit Like A Girl congratulates our Week 6 winners (clockwise from upper left): Milana (<13), Taylor Setterstrom (13-17), Jennifer Townes (40+) and Lisa Chepkovskaya (18-39). See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.

Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by many of the world’s top drummers. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 7 Winners will be announced on April 27.

Hit Like A Girl congratulates our Week 5 winners (clockwise from upper left): Karen Newell (40+), Giovanni Takaki Bottai (13-17), Drummer Subin (18-39) and Katie Rose Hong (<13). See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.

Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by many of the world’s top drummers. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 6 Winners will be announced on April 20.

Hit Like A Girl welcomes Pauline Roberts, our new Ambassador for Latin America. Pauline is based in Argentina and is a former HLAG finalist in multiple categories. She speaks English and Spanish fluently which will give Hit Like A Girl a strong voice in the rapidly growing female drumming and percussion communities in the Caribbean and Central and South America.

As we reach the halfway point of the 2020 Hit Like A Girl contest entry period, we send our congratulations to the Week 4 winners (clockwise from upper left): Claudia Paige (40+), Juanita Peláez (18-39), Isla Sanderfer (<13) and Yuuka Aoki (13-17). See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.

Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by many of the world’s top drummers. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 5 Winners will be announced on April 13.

Congratulations to the Week 3 winners of the 2020 Hit Like A Girl contest for female drummers, percussionists and beatmakers (clockwise from upper left): Gwen Shaluella Firmansyah (<13), Emese Torok (18-39), Sheila Klotz (40+0 and Rinay (13-17). See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com.

Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by many of the world’s top drummers. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 4 Winners will be announced on April 6.

Update: Unfortunately previously announced Week 2 winner Ruihan Yin has been disqualified from the international HLAG contest. Ruihan is from China and had entered both the International and Chinese contest. This is strictly prohibited in the regional contest rules. Congratulations to the new week 2 winner in the under 13 age group, Rebecca Guigui.

Congratulations to our Week 2 winners (clockwise from upper left): Lia Romano (13-17), Vanessa Smith (40+), Patrycja Wojkowska (18-39) and Rebecca Guigui (<13). Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by some of the world’s top drummers. See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 3 Winners will be announced on March 30.

The 2020 Hit Like A Girl contest has announced its Weekly Winners for the week beginning March 2 and ending March 8. Congratulations to (clockwise from upper left): Chloe Landin (<13), Fanouria Arapatsani (13-17), Anna (18-39) and Juliana Novo (40+). Winners of the weekly contests will receive a prize package from HLAG 2020 sponsors and automatically qualify for the final round where they will be judged by some of the world’s top drummers. See these outstanding drummers’ entries at www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com. Hit Like A Girl’s Week 2 Winners will be announced on March 23.

Tom Tom Magazine Founder/Publisher, Award-Winning Entrepreneur and Social Activist Mindy Abovitz Monk Rejoins The Hit Like A Girl Management Team.

Hit Like A Girl, Inc. is proud to announce that contest co-founder, publisher of Tom Tom Magazine and champion of female drummers, Mindy Abovitz Monk, has rejoined the Hit Like A Girl management. In 2018, Abovitz Monk was recognized by the Grammy’s as a Change Agent and she is a recipient of the She Rocks Award. Working together with HLAG Executive Director David Levine, Mindy will assume the role of Director and be the voice of girls and women in the contest. Through her company, Tom Tom, she will help expand awareness and support of the rapidly growing drumming community and advocate for female drummers everywhere through the Hit Like A Girl contest, Drum Summit and other related projects for girls and women of all ages, interests and abilities.

“We women and girls are incredibly powerful right now,” says Mindy. “The growth, recognition and celebration of the female drumming community over the past decade is just the beginning. Together, Tom Tom and Hit Like A Girl are on a mission to realize the full potential of this powerful movement.”

Hit Like A Girl® NAMM 2020 Showcase To Feature International Champions Along With YouTube Sensation, Yoyoka Soma.

Scheduled for Saturday, January 18 at 11:00 AM on the NAMM Pioneer Pro Audio Arena Plaza Stage, the Hit Like A Girl contest for female drummers, percussionists and beatmakers is proud to present a showcase of its recent Champions from around the world. The concert will feature Chinese HLAG 2019 Champions Emma (<13), Larissa (13-17) and Vicky (18-39) as well as USA winner Milana and other special guests, including 10-year old, Japanese drummer, HLAG Ambassador and YouTube sensation, Yoyoka Soma, and HLAG 2018 Beatmaking winner, Marcella Fruehan.

Located on the northeast side of the Anaheim Convention Center, between the arena and the ACC North exhibit hall, the presentation is free and open to all NAMM attendees.