Tag: Water Stories

Historic Row Underway As Great Pacific Race Begins

Historic Row Underway As Great Pacific Race Begins

| June 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s described as “the biggest, baddest, human endurance challenge on the planet”, and the route has the women traveling 2,400 miles from Monterey Bay, California to Honolulu, Hawaii.

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Maritime Certifications You Need to Crew on a Boat

Maritime Certifications You Need to Crew on a Boat

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

So, you want to look out of your office window and see turquoise waves and sparkling water instead of concrete and metal? You’d rather travel somewhere new every day than make the same boring commute to punch in for work? Ahoy, matey. It might be time to get on board—the boating industry in the United […]

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Kiteboarding and Cable Riding in Southeast Asia

Kiteboarding and Cable Riding in Southeast Asia

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Like Oh… from Colleen Carroll on Vimeo. Two ladies, one insane trip, and hundreds of pounds of gear. Dominique Granger and Colleen Carroll traveled to Thailand, the Philipines, Boracay, and Seco Island to check out the kiteboarding and cable riding in the region. Women’s Adventure caught up with Dominique for a Q&A about the trip. […]

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Top 10 Reasons Every Woman Should Learn to Surf

Top 10 Reasons Every Woman Should Learn to Surf

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

There are lots of reasons a group of women in their 40s should NOT go to Costa Rica to surf. Here are 10 reasons they should.

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Adrenaline Fix Friday: Whitewater Rush

Adrenaline Fix Friday: Whitewater Rush

| February 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

These ladies show us why they love kayaking, from the epic adventures they have getting to the remote rivers, to the thrill of the plunge.

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Caribbean Cruisin': St. Thomas

Caribbean Cruisin': St. Thomas

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although three islands, St. John, St. Croix and St. Thomas, make up the dynamic culture of the U.S. Virgin Islands, each place has a completely different feel. St. Croix is the farthest removed of the sister islands, being 40 miles out from St. Thomas and St. John. Because it is so far out, St. Croix […]

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The Virgin Islands: Caribbean Cruisin’

The Virgin Islands: Caribbean Cruisin’

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ed. note: This is the first part in a series by Women’s Adventure contributor Alyssandra Barnes, as she makes her way around the U.S. Virgin Islands and shares her travel tips. And yes, it’s snowing right now, so we are a little jealous.  First Stop: St. Croix Most people, myself included, only have a vague […]

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A Conversation with an Adventuress: Emily Bell

A Conversation with an Adventuress: Emily Bell

| January 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

Emily Bell left her job in finance to take the adventure world by storm. Find out how the first woman to kayak the length of the UK took a chance to live out her dreams.

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Top 10 Adventurous Women of 2013

Top 10 Adventurous Women of 2013

| January 3, 2014 | 18 Comments

2013 was a great year for women in sports and the outdoors! Here are some notable achievements that have inspired us this past year.

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Backcountry Babes: Taking a Risk

Backcountry Babes: Taking a Risk

| December 2, 2013 | 3 Comments

Ever dream of taking a rafting trip through the Grand Canyon? Life coach, Amy Christensen discusses her experience on a trip organized by Backcountry Babes.

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Sarah Does It Again! British Adventurer Rows Solo from Japan to Alaska

Sarah Does It Again! British Adventurer Rows Solo from Japan to Alaska

| September 27, 2013 | 2 Comments

British Adventurer, Sarah Outen, finishes the first leg of her journey circumventing the globe on bicycle and kayak.

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Clean Fun in the Muddy Waters of the Colorado River

Clean Fun in the Muddy Waters of the Colorado River

| September 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

Want to plan one epic floating party with your friends? Cataract Canyon in Utah is a great place to get your rafting feet wet. Enjoy white water and hot fun in the sun. Julie Peirano shows you how to organize a week-long trip you’ll never forget.

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