Posts Tagged: summer

RECAP: SheJumps Downhill Day at Massanutten Bike Park

SE Dowhill Day

Article by Kelly Drewnowski, Southeast Region Director It was a beautiful summer-like September morning when 10 brave women from the Southeast met at Massanutten Resort in Virginia to embark on a thrilling day of downhill mountain biking. As the ladies were fitted for bikes, helmets, and pads, they received swag bags loaded with sunscreen, lip balm, coffee, wipes,… 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 »

Turning your passion into your profession

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Fall is a great time of year to reflect on your career goals. Camber Outdoors recently launched their new career site which connects women to careers in the outdoor industry. It’s exciting to see so many companies taking their CEO pledge to help expand women’s opportunities both in the backcountry and the boardroom. We took… 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 Downhill Day at Massanutten Bike Park

SJ Downhill Day Massanutten

Come join us for the first SheJumps Downhill Day at the Massanutten Bike Park. Massanutten’s new Mountain Bike Park features beginner-friendly terrain, perfect for an introduction to downhill mountain biking, while also offering an exciting experience for veteran riders. This will be an awesome way to try out downhilling, obtain valuable instruction, and hit the trails… Read more »

RECAP: SheJumps into the Trees

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Article by Lori Tuskey, Event Host SheJumps into the trees was such a neat and different experience. Our small group of mothers and daughters was perfect for this event. It was a beautiful sunny morning and we got to climb a gorgeous tree in Forest Hill Park in Richmond, Virginia. We learned how to climb like an… Read more »

Recap: SheJumps Into Surfing 2017

Surf Camp Virginia

Article and photos by Kelly Drewnowski, Southeast Region Director On a bright, sunny Saturday in June, more than 35 women and young girls from five states gathered on the sands of the North Croatan Surfing Area in Virginia Beach, Virginia to partake in a one-day surf camp with the goal of learning a new sport in a fun,… Read more »

SheJumps Downhill MTB at Sugarbush Resort- July 30

SB MTB Day

Come join SheJumps and sugarbush Resort for Women’s Downhill Day, in Warren Vermont. This is a great way to introduce yourself to downhill mountain biking, or hit the trails with new friends. Basic instruction is provided to those who have not ridden downhill before. You must pre register via Eventbrite for this event. If you… Read more »

SheJumps into The Trees

SheJumps into The Trees

Join SheJumps for a unique opportunity to try recreational tree climbing with Riverside Outfitters. Instructors will teach the techniques that professional arborists use for ascending into trees on a vertical tree climb and limb walking. The Riverside Outfitters staff of expert climbers will provide all the encouragement, coaching and care climbers need to move beyond… Read more »