Climbing Through the Glass Ceiling: Heather Weidner

Heather Weidner Rock Climbing (2)

Most athletic and sporty girls can probably tell you that growing up, they were used to hearing things such as, “you’re really good for a girl” or even worse “you’re more like a guy than a girl.” The problem with these, often seemingly harmless phrases, is that it demeans the abilities of women and that […]

Clair Marie on BASE Jumping, Rock Climbing, Fashion and Female Competitiveness

an image of Clair Marie, Base Jumping, Parachuting

It’s hard to pin down a girl that loves to fly. The world’s youngest BASE jumper at the age of 16, Clair Marie is still finding new heights ten years later. No one believed eight-year-old Clair when she insisted she would be a BASE jumper someday, not even her mother. Clair is a stunning example […]

Sierra Blair-Coyle

Sierra Blair-Coyle Bouldering a solo climb in Hawaii.

Sponsored By:  Sanuk, Roxy, ClimbX Gear, Asana Climbing, BlueWater Ropes, Primo Chalk, Omega Pacific, Quotable Cards, Cell Med Clinics At 20 years old, Sierra Blair-Coyle is having the time of her life as a “Roxy girl” and professional climber.    Living in Scottsdale, AZ, her love of the sport began when she was 8 years […]

Sherry McConkey

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Cover Photo By: Anniexphoto.com Additional Photos provided by Sherry McConkey It has been four and half years since Sherry McConkey received news of the death of her husband, professional skier and BASE jumper Shane McConkey.   On March 26, 2009, mountain communities and athletes everywhere were shocked and saddened to learn that Shane had died while attempting […]