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Adventure Scholarship Update – Molly Kucher

Molly received her award back in 2019 to assist her in the goal of traveling and skiing some Ja-Pow. She joined with some new friends along the journey. Here is what she had to say about her trip: I have spent the last two years raising and saving money in order to join SASS Global Read More…

Adventure Scholarship Update – Eli Derrick

Eli has been busy early this season getting training back in early November in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. He is a young ski-cross racer who’s competing at very high levels this whole season. Here is what he has been up to so far: This winter took me all over the place, starting out my competition season. I Read More…

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Adventure Scholarship Update – Alex Bogner

Since receiving my Flyin’ Ryan Adventure Scholarship for a high-altitude mountaineering course in the Cordillera Blance of Peru in 2016, a lot has happened in the years that followed. In the spring of 2017, I started working as a sea kayak guide and glacier hiking guide for Adventure Sixty North in Seward, Alaska for my Read More…

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Adventure Scholarship Update – Leslie Hendricks

Leslie received her scholarship awhile back to aid her in her bike ride across the country after she graduated in May of 2014. She graduated from UVM and is from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This was the ultimate form of practicing sustainable transportation. These are the words she had to say about the trip. In the summer Read More…

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Adventure Scholarship Update – Kailyn Davis

Kailyn received her scholarship back in 2015 to help her prepare and qualify for races that would entail. She is a dog sled racer who commits many hours to training and spending time outside in the cold. I asked her a few questions and here is what she had to say.  How is the preparation Read More…

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Flyin Ryan Spirit Awards Given at Smugglers Notch IFSA Competition

Two competitors were given Flyin Ryan Spirit Awards on the weekend of February 29th at the IFSA Freeride Competition at Smugglers Notch – Clement Fischer and Carolyn Price. Clement Is a UVM skier who was participating for the first time in a free ride event. When he saw the course he was understandably nervous and Read More…

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Adventure Scholarship Update – Kelly Kate Warren

Kelly Kate Warren received her scholarship back in 2017 to assist her along a thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. Three years later this is what she had to say. “My PCT hike was wonderful, and challenging, and still teaching me a lot about myself and the world 3 years later. I never finished the Read More…

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Adventure Scholarship Update – Karina Jorgensen-Fullam

Karina received her scholarship in 2019, she then used her funds to pay for competitions and take more time to train before them. She is coming off a season ending injury where she tore a ligament in her ankle and came back strong! Here is what she has been up to this season. “I started Read More…

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Congratulations David Punia!

We would like to congratulate our dear friend and IT extraordinaire David Punia and his new wife Elaine for an extraordinary wedding celebration conducted on Saturday at the Temple Sinai. The evening was jam packed full of music, laughter, great friendship and food. Jackie and Peter Hawks felt privileged to be part of the festivities. Read More…

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Flyin Ryan Team in Fat Ski-a-thon Fundraiser at Sugarbush

  The following post is written by Everett Tillett, Outreach Coordinator for the Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation. On Sunday March 1st, 2020, High Fives hosted their 9th annual Fat Ski a-thon fundraiser at Sugarbush on the Valley house quad chair. The event raised $248,000 for athletes who have sustained life changing injuries. Peter Hawks, the Read More…

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