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Play Hard Give Back and Kristin McGrath

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Written by: Chelsea Marie Hill Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) and SheJumps – A series of interviews with professional female athletes giving back to aspirational women around the world… Courageousness, crashes, confidence…not only wheels come full circle for Cyclists like Kristin McGrath. After a monumental crash, she found racing as a way of healing her… Read more »

Letter from the Executive Director

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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 »

Play Hard Give Back & Starla Teddergreen

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Written by: Chelsea Marie Hill Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) and SheJumps – A series of interviews with professional female athletes giving back to aspirational women around the world… Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) is a movement that unites athletes with advocacy. This organization has developed nutritional products, recruited professional athletes, and partnered with nonprofit… Read more »

Join Team SheJumps!

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Passionate. Adventurous. Unique and Motivated. Just a few characteristics of SheJumpers. Maybe you wouldn’t describe yourself this way…but we know this is you. And we have just the opportunities for you to foster these qualities in yourself and others as part of the SheJumps team. This is your chance to get involved with the life… Read more »

Lynsey to Speak at 2015 Girls for a Change Conference

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Join Allthrive.org for the one day girls conference like no other on October 17th! They are partnering with MSU Fridays this year to create a weekend full of incredible experiences in Bozeman. If you are a junior or senior you can come to town on Friday, tour MSU campus and come to the Girls for a Change conference on… Read more »

A Semester In New Zealand…and Bombyx

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Written by: Alex Freericks, Rockies Regional Coordinator In Spring 2015 I decided to register for a semester abroad in New Zealand. I had been debating it for a few years and finally decided to pull the trigger and commit. I chose to go to New Zealand because it is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. And now… Read more »

Introducing the SheJumps Team…

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We’re pulling back the veil on who puts in the work, both at the events & behind the scenes, to make SheJumps run. This group of SheJumpers (and one HeJumper) is dedicated to the mission of increasing female participation in outdoor activities, so much so, that they’ve decided to make it a part of their… Read more »

Surfing in the Southeast

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Southeast Regional Coordinator, Kelly Drewnowski, organized the region’s first ever surf event – a partnership with Wes Laine Surf Camp – which took place on August 8th. It also was the first ever all female camp for Wes Laine & crew! Read up on the experience of learning to surf on the edge of a… Read more »

First Wild Skills Event A Huge Success!

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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

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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 »