Kristin is a mother and teacher in Providence, RI. She spends most of her time climbing with family and friends and is very involved in the local climbing community, but also travels to climb as frequently as possible. She is passionate about climbing, food, and advancing women’s expectations for themselves and their lives, and loves to learn new things. Kristin is always striving to improve, try hard, and to find her next inspiring climbing project.
Kelsey is a pizza lover, route setter, and nerd living in New Orleans, LA. Last August, Kelsey helped open the city’s only rock climbing gym. She spends her days pretending she knows how to run a business at New Orleans Boulder Lounge (NOBL), and trying to build a climbing community in a city below sea level. With a brand new climbing community, Kelsey has been an advocate for women-centric activities at NOBL in hopes of creating a welcoming and less intimidating environment for everyone who is interested in climbing. She’s also down to smash the patriarchy – starting with climbing.
Kayla is a Marketing Manager, writer, and baker of spectacular things, residing in Atlanta, GA. She spends her time making things pretty, utilizing word of mouth, and promoting rad things and people. She thrives outside, whether hiking, running, or climbing, and is part of a strong community of female climbers in the Southeast. When she is not reading a book or traveling, she is doing her part to empower women through climbing and social media. She believes that women need to support one another in all endeavors and that encouragement is at the root of progress.