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Open letter to Department of Health – Instagram models paid $600,000...

Open letter to Department of Health Australia MissAdventure penned this open letter in response to breaking news that The Department of Health paid Instagram models...
Surfing Hokkaido in winter

Surfing Hokkaido in Winter – The snowiest place on earth

Surfing Hokkaido in winter   I remember watching this video of surf legend Sally Fitzgibbon’s documenting on a surf trip to Novia Scotia, Canada. Beat down...
Specncer O'Brien

An Open Letter to the International Olympic Committee on the “Shit...

The "shitshow" that was women's Olympic slopestyle   - This letter was written by Amber Stackhouse (an exceptional snowboarder that was a HUGE inspiration to me)....
Alexa Hohenberg talks about the progression of snowboarding from park to the backcountry

Alexa Hohenberg – Graduating from park-rat to the backcountry snowboarding (film)

From park rat to the backcountry   Growing up is weird. I've definitely been struggling with it recently. I turn 34 next month. Apart from the...
women working as ski guides

Why women need the support of men in the outdoors

Aspiring to be a strong female ski guide - This article took a long time to write. First started in 2016 and finished in 2017. I...
Bella Hadid for Nike

Dear sports marketing. Ditch the f**king models. We want athletes &...

Real women inspire us   I work in advertising. It pays the bills far quicker than snowboarding or blogging ever could. Sometimes I feel bad about...
Simple living in a cabin n the woods

Simple living is the hardest thing to do – Or is...

Simple living in the mountains   Alone in a hand-built log cabin deep in the Canadian mountains, I’m sitting here pondering life.   It took a lot of...
Surfer Alexa Hohenberg wearing Salt Gypsy surf leggings in Peru

Surfing or Snowboarding? Can you love two sports equally?

Snowboarding or surfing?   “Surfing or snowboarding - which do you prefer?” For what used to be an instant response, “Snowboarding of course!”, today the answer...
Alexa Hohenberg Snowboarding Powder at Baldface Lodge

Don’t call me lucky. You make your own luck

You make your own luck One 12 hour flight. Two grueling 7 hour bus journeys. 3 countries and 2 continents later, here we are in the...
Eat Pray Love

Why you shouldn’t quit your job to travel the world

Don't quit your job to travel the world - Guest post by Nina Ziezman from Shewhoadventures.com   It’s become a cliche of the 21st century, hasn’t it? Quitting...
Anastasia Ashley by Terry Richardson

Sex Sells You Short – Social media & the pressure on...

Sex Sells You Short When I look back on the female athletes I admired as a kid, they were strong, unapologetic badass women, who shattered...
Surfer girl surfing at sunrise on Manly Beach, Australia

When someone shows you who they are, believe them

When someone shows you who they are, believe them - Famous quote by Maya Angelo   This is an unusual post. Not at all action sports related, but life...

Living off the grid – One girl’s solo snowmobile adventure to...

  Aged 18, I met Inga on my first season in Whistler Blackcomb in 2002. She was this cool Norwegian chick living up the road, that I'd always...
Alexa Hohenberg in Alaska

Losing My Identity: How injury forced me to question who I...

Sport as a sense of identity If someone asked me to describe myself in a few sentences, I’d answer immediately. I know exactly who I...
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