Posts Tagged: jump in

SheJumps Nordic Ski Clinic on Mt. Hood – Recap

On January 20, 2018, SheJumps Oregon hosted an Outdoor Education event at Mt. Hood where we jumped into the sport of Nordic Skiing. It was a snowy trip up the mountain to Pocket Creek Sno-Park where all the ladies met. We started with introductions and filled our packs with snacks (Thank you Skout Backcountry, Happy… Read more »

A Woman’s Place is On Top

Written by: Cathy O’Dowd I’ve spent much of my adult life attempting activities that were seen as profoundly masculine, where women were scarce or absent, and I’ve discovered that there is a lot we can do to fight past the ‘man’s world’ myth. “Well, George, we knocked the bastard off.” These were the first words… Read more »

A Woman’s Place Is On The Wall

Written by: Cathy O´Dowd If you ask people to imagine a climber, they’ll probably visualize someone who is thin, strong, young – and almost certainly male. A young man, biceps bulging, doing a series of pull-ups with his feet swinging free below him. In fact, the blazing new talent who on track to become the… Read more »

16th Annual Western Avalache Awareness Seminar

Come join WMRT for a FREE night of avalanche education, giveaways, and fun. Brush up your backcountry skills or get introduced to the sport just in time for ski season! Guest speakers include Dale Atkins with the American Avalanche Association, Zach Guy with the Crested Butte Avalanche Center, and Ian Havlick and Steve Banks with… Read more »

SheJumps and Earth Treks Golden Spread the Love of Climbing in a Free Intro Clinic

On Wednesday October 12th SheJumps hosted twelve lucky ladies for an introductory climbing clinic donated and taught by Earth Treks in Golden, CO. The course was led by two knowledgeable and fun Earth Treks instructors, Renee and Alison, who shared their experiences learning to climb and the journey to teaching others. This hands-on class taught… Read more »

Join the SheJumps Southeast Team

Calling all Southeast women who are looking to make an impact in their communities through creating opportunities for women and girls to get outside! We are adding ambassadors to our Southeast team this fall. Program description and application here. Apply by October 12th. For question email Cristy Watson at cristy@shejumps.org.

Telluride Women’s Ski and Wellness Week Was A Success

Two weeks ago Telluride Mountain Ski Resort wrapped up the last weekend of their annual Women’s Ski and Wellness Week.  Telluride’s Women’s Ski and Wellness Week took place over three different duration this winter.  Two 3-Day sessions were held on January 22-14 and February 26-28th and one 5-Day session on February 7-11th.  Thankfully I had… Read more »