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Events for Thursday, February 15, 2024

Alpenglow Winter Speaker Series - Jess Kimura Event

Alpenglow Winter Speaker Series - Jess Kimura

  • Location: Palisades Tahoe Olympic Valley Events Center
  • Starts: 6:00 PM
  • Ends: 8:30 PM

Jess Kimura, an immensely influential snowboarder, has left an indelible mark on the sport over the past decade. Renowned for her relentless mental and physical commitment, she's shattered boundaries and redefined what women can achieve in snowboarding. With numerous awards and accolades, Jess's impact extends beyond her exceptional skill. Her dedication to advancing women's snowboarding led to groundbreaking projects like the all-girls film trilogy, "The Uninvited," which provided a platform for underrepresented athletes. Her latest endeavor, "The Uninvited Invitational," has brought significant recognition and opportunities to emerging female snowboarders. Join her on her journey as she defies stereotypes, exemplifying determination and inclusivity, and supporting The Scotty Lapp Foundation, which empowers youth in underserved communities to engage in skiing, snowboarding, and skateboarding.

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