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1st IWSD is a Success

On December 14th 2013 K2 Skis asked for women everywhere to get out on the mountain!  It didn’t matter what brand you were on, if you skied or snowboarded, or what your ability level was…just that you got out there with women to celebrate. K2 Ski’s International Women’s Ski Day 2013 was a HUGE success! With… Read more »

Alpine Finishing School – Filled Up!

All the spots for the 2014 Alpine Finishing School were filled on December 17th. This is great news for all the ladies who registered for the ski mountaineering course – the trip is on! The 3rd Annual Alpine Finishing School will be occurring April 19-26 at the Selkirk Backcountry Lodge. If you were considering signing up this… Read more »

The SheJumps Collection: A Skida Collaboration

We’re really excited and proud to announce our latest collaboration! We’ve teamed up with Skida – a Vermont-based headwear and accessories company- to design a fun, limited-edition print which will benefit SheJumps. 20% of proceeds from sales of the SheJumps Collection will go directly to supporting our initiatives! Skida believes in local production and limited edition prints… Read more »

IWSD Is Tomorrow!

If you haven’t made plans yet, there’s still time! Get your girls together and head out to the mountains for an unforgettable day. We have write-ups on the SheJumps site for a number of events… Pacific Coast Region: California Intermountain Region: Idaho Utah Northeast Region: New York, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont You can also check… Read more »

International Women’s Ski Day

Women of the WORLD! Unite and come together this Saturday December 14th for International Women’s Ski Day! Everything is up to you – lap the park with friends, take a lesson, hike for pow, teach a friend to ski, rip groomers or get together for après… Whatever you choose, we want you there, wherever that may… Read more »

OGE and Dynafit Host the Backcountry Film Festival–a fundraiser for SheJumps

The Outdoor Gear Exchange and Dynafit hosted the Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival in Burlington, VT, this past Thursday, December 5th, as a fundraiser for SheJumps. More than 50 people gathered to support SheJumps and to see a series of inspiring films about winter adventures, perseverance, and wildland conservation. Crowd favorites were Poor Man’s… Read more »

Summit for Our Sisters and How We Skied in Africa!

I traveled as part of a 2 woman team to Mt. Kenya for an expedition we called “Summit for Our Sisters.” The goal was to summit Point Lenana (16,355’), ski the Lewis Glacier, the largest remaining equatorial glacier, and run a fundraiser for Zawadisha, a non-profit that seeks to empower Kenya women with microloans and… Read more »

CECILE GIUG, the First International Jumper

We’d like to honor and give a huge shout out to Cecile Giug, our first international Jumper. An avid outdoors woman and ski racing fan, life hasn’t always been easy for Cecile. At 18 her dad died, and she lost hope and battled a deep depression. She coped by traveling the world, meeting new people… Read more »

SheJumps into Fly Fishing on SunValleyMag.com

Thanks to Kate Elgee for her awesome write up on the SheJumps into Fly Fishing event in Ketchum and to Tamara Harrison for capturing great photos during the fun filled weekend! The article begins, “Lately, there have been Girafficorn sightings all over the high mountain deserts of Ketchum, Idaho—zooming by on car bumpers, being zipped up… Read more »

SheJumps Loves Fly Fishing

The first ever SheJumps Get the Girls Out fly fishing event was a HUGE success!  Thirty women, ranging from 22 to 65, came from across Tennessee to gather in Knoxville for this introductory fly fishing event.  This group included five veterans, which we were thrilled to have in attendance!           Following… Read more »