Posts Tagged: treeline coffee

RECAP: SheJumps Downhill Day at Massanutten Bike Park

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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 »

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 »

Get the Girls Out at Beartooth Basin – Recap

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Not even rain, wind, blowing snow, or broken generators can deter the Girafficorn Nation! Over 25 ladies of all ages from all over the country, braved the extreme weather and joined us for our Get The Girls Out at Beartooth Basin on June 16. Our event was the kickoff for Mountain Riders Alliance’s first annual… 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 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 »

SheJumps Bike Clinic at 2nd Track Sports

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The guys at 2nd Tracks in Salt Lake have done it again!  We had a great bike maintenance clinic lead by Tim.  He answered all of our questions from changing a tubeless and tube tire, to what essentials should be in our pack.  (Don’t forget extra CO2 cartridges!)  He also helped us with what checks… Read more »

RECAP: Basic Bicycle Maintenance and Riding Skills Workshop

Photo: Sarah Boisen

SheJumps partnered with local bicycle shop Race Pace Bicycles to bring Maryland its first ever SheJumps Outdoor Education event—an interactive evening talking all things trails and tuning! Around 25 bike enthusiasts with a wide array of experience got the rundown from expert female mechanics on useful basic maintenance tips and tricks to add to their arsenal of… Read more »