Posts By: Midwest

My Hero Kit is in my Pocket for Good

When I heard SheJumps was going to partner up with Hero Kits, I was psyched to try this sweet package of mountain bike tool goodies. I spend a lot of time on my mountain bike, and I am usually pretty fortunate when it comes to keeping my bike running. All that being said, I am… Read more »

Meet Our Midwest Regional Coordinator

Katie Bailey Kalamazoo and Metro-Detroit, Michigan Favorite Quote “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” -Albert Einstein Favorite Outdoor Space I’m a Michigan girl through and through. I love visiting the lakes and heading… Read more »

Kalamazoo Bike Maintenance Round-Up

This past Saturday SheJumps Midwest brought 16 amazing women together to learn a bit more about their bikes. The clinic started with some amazing Bike Fuel coffee from Just Coffee Cooperative. From there, we practiced changing a flat, discussed what to carry on a ride, and learned how to keep our bikes running smoothly. Tim Krone owner… Read more »

Good Form Running Clinic and Get the Girls Out Trail Run

Hi Midwest! We are offering a good form running clinic followed by a trail run Sunday, August 11th. The run coaches from Gazelle Sports are going to show us how to run efficiently, safely, and strongly on the Al Sabo trails just outside of Kalamazoo. This an opportunity to learn a few things about trail running,… Read more »

Meet Midwest Ambassador Laurel Peak!

Hometown: Augusta, MI Home mountain or favorite outdoor place? My favorite mountain of all time is Mount Moosilauke in the White Mountains in New Hampshire. My goal is to hike Moosilauke every year of my life! Favorite quote: “Be so happy that when others see you, it makes them smile!” -paraphrased from a yogi tea bag…. Read more »