REGIONAL NEWS:

Backcountry 101- at Brighton Resort

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Winter has finally arrived in the Wasatch!  But first a classroom session with the lovely Evelyn Lees and Pat Lamborough. They covered everything from beacon flux lines to travelling in avalanche terrain.  The ladies broke up into groups to go over scenarios and decision making as well.  So much to learn, so little time! We… Read more »

Beacon Clinic

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Over 40 ladies were keen to learn and refresh their beacon skills, even on a Monday morning!  It was a gorgeous day up at Alta.  Our fearless lady leaders discussed some beacon basics, including the flux lines (shown above) of a beacon. After the full group discussion the ladies broke up into groups of about… Read more »

SLC Wine & Wax at 2nd Tracks Recap

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Thanks once again to 2nd Tracks for hosting our wax clinic.  Included this year in Utah: wine! 15 SheJumpers gathered to learn how to properly care for the bases of our skis while enjoying a glass of wine..or two! Inspecting the bases, fixing core shots, and proper waxing technique were all among the topics covered…. Read more »

5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day: Jan. 20, 2018

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UPDATE: We will be sharing photos and event recaps from all the events around the country as soon as possible! -Claire on Monday, Jan. 22 2018 K2 Alliance & SheJumps invite you to the 5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day on January 20.  Women from all around the world are invited to get… Read more »

Know Before You Go Recap- Salt Lake City

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When Ullr decides to grace the Wasatch with some powder, the ladies are ready!  On December 5th, almost 100 women gathered at the REI in Salt Lake City for our annual Know Before You Go chat with Evelyn Lees and Pat Lamborough from the Utah Avalanche Center. Evelyn covered numerous topics following the steps of… Read more »

SheJumps Trapshooting at Boise Gun Club

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For the second year in a row, a group of energetic and eager-to-learn women showed up at the Boise Gun Club to experience the art of trapshooting. We started in the clubhouse getting the basics of gun safety, gun mechanics, and opportunities for women in the sport from Liz, resident trap shooter and advocate for… Read more »

2017 Boise Wild Skills – Recap

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Written by Kim Holloway and Stacey Hopstad Seventy two girls flocked to the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center on a hot August day for the second annual Boise Wild Skills. We were excited to welcome back some of our favorite community partners; Outdoor Exchange, Air St. Luke’s, Idaho Mountain Search and Rescue, and Albertsons. New… Read more »

Jump Camp at Olympic Park

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Written by: Jen Fredsall, SheJumps Ambassador It’s that time of year again! No sadly not the beginning of ski season. But we did get to put on skis at the Utah Olympic Park and jump into the pools! But first, we needed to practice on the trampolines where everyone progressed to trying front flips! Then… Read more »

SheJumps Bike Clinic at 2nd Track Sports

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The guys at 2nd Tracks in Salt Lake have done it again!  We had a great bike maintenance clinic lead by Tim.  He answered all of our questions from changing a tubeless and tube tire, to what essentials should be in our pack.  (Don’t forget extra CO2 cartridges!)  He also helped us with what checks… Read more »