Last Monday the Arizona Cardinals announced that they had hired someone for a coaching intern position. Why is this news, you ask? This is news because Dr. Jen Welter (who seems extremely overqualified to be a training camp intern given her impressive career in the women’s league and a doctorate in psychology) is the NFL’s first female coach. …

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Earlier this year, when water off the British coast was much colder, we interviewed pro surfer Jessie Tuckman. She caught up with us recently to prove that surfing there in the summer is a completely different thing. (How much are plane tickets again?) In two weeks Jessie’s going to be competing in the Boardmasters Surf Contest in …

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At Misadventures, we’re not only delivering content by and for adventurous women. We’re also keeping track of how women are represented in the outdoor and adventure-industry publication world. Last summer, we documented how most outdoors and adventure lifestyle magazines and websites, rather than being gender-neutral, strongly skew toward a male audience. We had the gut feeling, and we did the …

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Board of Media, a social movement & documentary celebrating equality for women in action sports, got in touch recently to tell us about the documentary that they’re working on. Here’s a little teaser. They just ended an indiegogo campaign, but get in touch if you think you can still help or donate!

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I began surfing this year. My husband and I drove from the United States to our current location in Uruguay; we have been traveling Central and South America for over a year. Prior to this journey, there were a few years when I dabbled in surfing. On average, I probably went in the water for …

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