Category: News

Aaron Rice update: Men’s Journal article

Adventure Scholar Aaron Rice is featured in the April edition of Men’s Journal magazine and in their electronic version, as well. Aaron set a world record for vertical feet skied in a calendar year, and every uphill foot was entirely human powered!

Aaron Rice on the trail

Aaron Rice – World Record Holder

On December 29, 2016 Flyin Ryan Adventure Scholarship Recipient Aaron Rice achieved a dream: He skied 2.5 Million human-powered vertical feet in a year. In fact, he did it in 364 days. 5 Winters ago I skied ~75,000′ vert, The next year I skied 117,000′ vert. The next year 248,000′ vert. The next year 447,000′ Read More…

Aaron with GPS reading 2.5 million ft

Angel’s Reprise

At the 17th annual Powder Awards, held in Breckenridge, Colorado, on December 8, 2016, Angel Collinson in Tight Loose by Teton Gravity Research won the award for Best Female Performance. It is the third straight year she has won the award. Represented by her brother Johnny Collinson in character (read: wearing a bikini top) as Read More…

Angel Collinson

Core Values Matter at Raymond James

Peter Hawks recently shared the Core Values Matter message with Catamount Financial Advisors of Raymond James, in Burlington, Vermont. The team found the presentation and discussion “inspirational,” and each member will be reflecting on their personal set of core values as part of the Flyin Ryan Core Values Challenge during the coming months.

Catamount Financial logo

6th Annual Flyin Ryan Reggae Cruise

Tickets on Sale Now Early bird pricing through 8/26! Join the Flyin Ryan family, friends, and community on Friday, September 2 for the 6th annual sunset cruise celebrating Ryan’s life and the growing impact of the Core Values Matter message. The Spirit of Ethan Allen III sets sail from the Burlington Boathouse at 6 PM, with Read More…

Cruise poster

Come play with us!

Mountain bikers, runners, walkers, outdoor enthusiasts, families, food junkies, music lovers & bargain hunters! Join us for the 4th annual Flyin Ryan Outdoor Festival, presented by the Fellowship of the Wheel and the Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation! This family  friendly, rain or shine event at the Catamount Outdoor Family Center is a day of fun and recreation for all ages and Read More…

Flyin Ryan logo over backlit woods

Purpose2Play features article on Flyin Ryan

Founder and editor Kim Constantinesco published an article about Peter and the Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation on her Purpose2Play website: Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation Makes Big Splash At Freeskiing World Tour, Gets Extreme Athletes To Think About Life Beyond Snow Purpose2Play shares inspiring stories about the things that athletes, coaches, fans, and families are doing to Read More…

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Update from Alanya Morelli

This is an update of my ski season so far. I have been having a blast out on the slopes. I LOVE seeing my second family every weekend. The ski season has been slow with the weather conditions, but that doesn’t stop me. I have been getting in a lot of skiing. I can feel Read More…

Alanya and friends

Update from Brooks Hudson

Last weekend I attended the IFSA Junior National Freeski comp at Snowbird, Utah. We got tons of snow and the comp was really, really fun. This was my first National IFSA comp and my first time competing in the 12-14 age division. The Silver Fox finals venue at Snowbird is definitely the biggest venue I’ve Read More…

Brooks Hudson (Left)

Core Values shared at the Banff Film Fest World Tour

More than 120 people of all ages, attending the Banff Film Festival World Tour at the University of Vermont, stopped by the Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation table and shared with us a Core Value they held dear. These were placed on flip charts and displayed. The exercise was modeled on the Flyin Ryan Decisions Program Read More…

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