Posts Tagged: far north

Boys & Girls Club Learn to Ski Series @ Hilltop, Alaska

The Mountain View Boys and Girls Club Ski Instruction series kicks off with our first night 2/23 at Hilltop! We are inviting you to volunteer with us to instruct the Mtn View B&G club how to ski! We will have 4 sessions 2/23, 3/2, 3/23, and 3/30. All ages and skill levels welcome (preferred at… Read more »

Full Moon Film Fundraising Event @ 49th State Brewing

On Feburary 14th at 49th State Brewing in downtown Anchorage, we held a fundraiser in hopes of rasing enough money to be able to take the Boys & Girls Club of Mountain View skiing at Hilltop. Instead of feeding money into the commercial holiday of Valentines Day, some rad folks from Alaska shared their time… Read more »

Alyeska International Womens Ski Day 2018

Twenty Ladies gathered near the base of the tram at Alyeska before the mountain opened.  We were able to meet new people and discuss everyones’ goals for the day.  We geared up and were full of stoke when we were spit out into a classic Alyeska low visibility cloud. Following each others bright colors and… Read more »

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

IWSD 2018 Recap The K2 Alliance & SheJumps hosted the 5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day (IWSD) on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 22 locations across the world. Women were invited to get together to celebrate skiing, snowboarding and the power of female camaraderie by having fun on and off the mountain. Our… 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 »

2016 SheJumps Alpine Finishing School

The Alpine Finishing School is an all-women’s ski & splitboard mountaineering course taught by Kate Devine, a 28 year old ACMG guide and Diny Harrison, the first North American female to be certified as an IFMGA guide. The 2016 Alpine Finishing School will be offered with two different dates: April 16-23 and April 30-May 7…. Read more »

Recap – Ice Climbing Clinic in Valdez

Valdez Ice Climbing Clinic

Written by: Emily Escapule Women took their past valentine revenge out on the ice this February 14th as SheJumps held a beginners ice climbing clinic at the Valdez Ice Climbing Festival in the iconic Keystone Canyon. Ice Climbing is a particularly challenging sport to try for the first few times because of its gear intensity,… Read more »

Recap: Boys & Girls Club of America Ski Day

Written by: Brooke Edwards After last year’s incredible success with one of these partnership events, the SheJumps crew in Alaska decided to organize a series of 3 separate evening events at Anchorage’s very own Hilltop Ski Area. The Area helped us out by donating all rentals free for the kids from disadvantaged families in the… Read more »

Introducing the SheJumps Team…

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 »

Recap: Pretty Faces Alaska

Written by: Brooke Edwards With four sold out premieres of Lynsey Dyer’s Unicorn Picnic Productions all female movie, Pretty Faces; She Jumps had a rockstar presence. At the first three back to back showings at Alyeska Resort’s Sitzmark venue, SheJumps hosted a raffle that raised over $3000 for our winter 2015 programming. The outpouring of… Read more »