Posts By: Director

SheJumps Climbed Mt. Rainier!

We are happy to report that our first Mt. Rainier fundraising event was a huge success! Our team raised more than $20,000 for our Wild Skills youth program, here is a photo of the group on the summit on July 24th, 2016. More updates are on the way–first we need to put some chapstick on our… Read more »

Alpine Finishing School Celebrates Year 5!

It’s hard to believe that this year will be the 5th Annual SheJumps Alpine Finishing School–an all-women’s ski mountaineering course held at the Selkirk Lodge outside of Revelstoke, British Columbia. Last year, ski superstar and Girls Do Ski founder, Leah Evans, joined us for the trip. Here’s what she had to say about it. We… Read more »

Mountain Playground Card Partner Profile: Krimson Klover

SheJumps & Mountain Playground Card Partner Profile: Krimson Klover + Rhonda Swenson Rhonda and Krimson Klover are proud to support SheJumps by participating as a partner brand in the Mountain Playground Card. Cardholders receive 20% off of non-sale Krimson Klover purchases, and the purchase of each Mountain Playground card benefits SheJumps. Get your card today… Read more »

Mountain Playground Card announces SheJumps as non-profit benefactor

SheJumps is excited to partner with the Mountain Rider’s Alliance and their newest initiative, the Mountain Playground Card. Read below for more information on how you can get involved! JACKSON, WY – January 14, 2016 Mountain Rider’s Alliance (MRA) has launched its latest initiative, the Mountain Playground Group, designed to assist community and independent ski… Read more »

12/12/15: Third Annual International Women’s Ski (& Snowboard) Day

December 12th, 2015 will mark the 3rd annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day (IWSD). The day was spearheaded by K2’s marketing director and K2 Alliance Team Manager, Alyssa Clark. The IWSD holiday’s vision is to make sure that women all over the country are celebrated on the slopes on this day, regardless of the… Read more »

Letter from the Executive Director

A letter from our Executive Director and SheJumps co-founder, Claire Smallwood, regarding the recent changes in our organization. (Claire Smallwood on Villarrica Volcano in Chile – Photo by Brennan Metzler) The summer of 2015 marked a pivotal turn in the operations of SheJumps, and we wanted to take a moment to keep you, our loyal… Read more »

First Wild Skills Event A Huge Success!

Written by: Claire Smallwood On May 30th, 2015 SheJumps and the Mountaineers hosted the first-ever Wild Skills Youth Initiative. The goal for the free clinic—open to girls ages 6-18—focused on basic first-aid, Leave No Trace ethics, the 10 Essentials to pack in the outdoors, compasses, maps, navigation, and rock climbing. The Wild Skills program was… Read more »

ZGirls Takes Flight For The Next Generation

Libby Ludlow and Jilyne Higgins are co-founders of the nonprofit ZGiRLS, an organization that equips girls in sports with the tools and perspective they need to be confident, centered, and courageous. Given that their mission is directly in-tune with what believe here at SheJumps, we are excited to be announcing a collaboration in order to… Read more »