Posts Tagged: rei

RECAP: Pray For Snow

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Article by Sarah Boisen, Southeast Ambassador SheJumps joined REI Washington DC at their Flagship store to properly kick off the impending snowy season with a Pray for Snow extravaganza! After dusting off their gnarliest neon 80’s ski garb and freshening up their signature “snow dance” moves, thousands of attendees humming, “let it snow, let it snow,… Read more »

Pray For Snow Party at REI DC

Pray for Snow Party

Come get rad with SheJumps and REI DC as we celebrate winter’s arrival by bringing back the 80’s! Dig out your gnarliest neon onesie and help us summon the snow with a night of with beer, music, free giveaways, and a film by Teton Gravity Research! If you’re feeling exceptionally confident, come rock your retro… Read more »

RECAP: DC Adventure Film Festival

DC Film Festival

Article by Sarah Boisen, Southeast Ambassador SheJumps had a fantastic weekend partnering with the DC Adventure Film Festival in Washington, D.C. where Girafficorns passed along tips and tricks for making the most of time spent on the trail. We covered female-specific Leave No Trace principals, and discussed best practices for reducing one’s impact when adventuring in… Read more »

Outessa Kirkwood: Inspiring and thought-provoking

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Outessa is an inspiring and thought-provoking gathering of women who love the outdoors. Here’s what our executive director and co-founder, Claire Smallwood, had to say about the event. My journey to Outessa began when I received an invitation from the event organizers to speak on the Force of Nature panel. My heart skipped a beat… Read more »

Recap: REI Outessa Summit

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The REI Outessa Summit invited SheJumps to send someone to check out their all-women’s camping retreat and we decided to send a graduate from one of our youth programs. We first met Diana Zuniga when she was an attendee to one of Salt Lake’s Boys & Girl’s clubs. Diana participated in our (S)heJumps into the Canyon youth… Read more »