Posts Tagged: rockies

Ambassador Sarah Field Making a Difference in Denver

Ambassadors are the heart and soul of SheJumps. We rely on this special group of girafficorns to help us deliver our programs and bring the stoke to their local communities. We recently had a chance to catch up with Sara Crofton, our Denver area ambassador, who was willing to give us a glimpse into volunteer… Read more »

Winter Throwback: Grand Traverse Ski Race

Written by: Julie Nania We spent months preparing for the Grand Traverse: long backcountry training days; scouting the course; buying all new lightweight gear; talking with experienced GT veterans. In the days leading up to the race, we spent hours preparing for the what-ifs. What if our skins failed? What if our bindings iced over?… Read more »

GET THE GIRLS OUT @ Grand Targhee Resort

Written by Rockies Ambassador Mya Akins SheJumps hosted our first ever Get the Girls Out (GTGO) at Grand Targhee Resort on St. Paddy’s Day. Our GTGO succeeded in gathering girls and women of all ages to celebrate sisterhood, skiing, and unite the women girls of the Tetons. The ladies of Grand Targhee’s Ski School and… Read more »

SPOTLIGHT: Avy 1 Scholarship Recipient EMMA HELLER

SheJumps in the Tetons would like to congratulate Emma Heller of Victor, Idaho, who was our scholarship winner for our most recent AIARE Level 1 course taught by the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute in Jackson, WY held February 2-4, 2018. We wanted to take a moment to introduce Emma and share her enthusiasm for skiing, safety… 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 »

RECAP: Avy 1 Course with JHOLI in Jackson Hole

Recap courtesy of Erica Aarons, our SheJumps scholarship winner who recently attended the Ladies Avalanche 1 Course with the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute on December 8-10. “It’s been about a month since I sat down in a room full of ladies to learn the ins-and-outs of Avalanche Safety. I had been meaning to take… Read more »

Recap! Teton Valley WAX&WINE: Get Tuned at Habitat

First off, what an awesome way to kick-off the season!  The energy was plentiful, stoke high, and it was the perfect evening to kick off  the 2017-2018 season. The ladies of the Tetons certainly “jumped in” for what was definitely the largest gathering of SheJumps ladies on this side of Teton Pass.  We had around 70 people show… Read more »

SheJumps Launches In Steamboat with Women’s Fly-fishing Clinic

Written by: Jean-Marie Bousquet It’s no secret that men have always dominated the fly-fishing world. Women for a long time have been the minority in this field. The industry is fortunate to now have female pioneers like Camille Egdorf, Maddie Brenneman, and April Vokey paving a new path. Thanks to these female leaders, we are… Read more »

Save the Date: LADIES AVY AWARENESS NIGHT @ Teton County SAR 11/28/17

Join SheJumps and the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute for our annual Ladies Avalanche Awareness clinic on Tuesday, November 28, from 6-9pm at the Teton County WY-Search and Rescue Facility in Jackson, WY. This ever-popular event is excellent opportunity for women of the Tetons to come together in an open,comfortable and empowering environment to discuss the basics of avalanche… Read more »

Save the Date…. WAX & WINE: Get Tuned at Habitat 11/16/17

SAVE THE DATE! THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017 6:30-9PM SheJumps WAX & WINE at Habitat is back! Dust off the skis and boards and join SheJumps for a pre-season stoke party and Get Tuned night at Habitat in Driggs for all the ladies of the Tetons. Little girls, big girls, old girls and everyone in between are welcome!… Read more »