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VetEx Colorado Summer Training Schedule / Epic Day Trips

Date: 24 May, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

The VetEx Summer Training Schedule / Epic Day Trips are designed to push the endurance of our veteran teams.   These long days exploring Colorado’s high country mimic the effort needed for long summit days on North Americas most challenging mountains.  These training’s are conducted as “meet up” trips.  The Team Leader for the trips


VetEx Wraps up Snowshoe trips with 2 summits

Date: 18 Apr, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

photo by Chris Kassar A rambunctious bunch on the way to summit two Colorado 14ers in one day in late March.   A big thank you to Kahtoola for sponsoring VetEx with snowshoes for all of our winter trips and expeditions.  The snowshoes are great and hold up to all of our abuse.  These trips would not


What Trip Are You interested in ? Apply today

Date: 30 Mar, 2012  1 Comment  Joshua Oakley

May-August VetEx Mountain Bike Team races throughout Colorado Throughout June and July, three Colorado Summer Training’s will be offered with a focus on fitness and alpine skills.  These trips will provide training for our August Glacier National Park Team, our September 11th Teams, and our November Veterans Day Kilimanjaro Team.


March Oyster Month at Jax Fish House in Boulder Colorado

Date: 30 Mar, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

A big thank you to Jax Fish House in Boulder Colorado for donating over $5000 to VetEx during Oyster Month.  A VetEx team participated in the Oyster eating competition on March 18th.  The team lost badly, but VetEx was the winner of the day and the entire month.  Thanks to all who showed up for a great


VetEx at Paradox Sports Ice Climbing Clinic, North Conway, NH

Date: 29 Feb, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

A few weeks ago, Vet Ex had the opportunity to partner with Paradox Sports and Sierra Club for an awesome ice climbing event in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. There was an excellent mix of folks including disabled athletes, veterans with varied service histories including Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan, active duty instructors at West Point and civilian


2012 Ice Climbing Dates with Paradox Sports / Wounded Warrior / VetEx

Date: 06 Feb, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

February 10th -12th North Conway New Hampshire  http://www.paradoxsports.org/2011/11/30/february-10-12-2012-paradox-ice-north-conway-nh/ March 2nd – 4th  Ouray Colorado  http://www.paradoxsports.org/2011/11/30/march-3-5-2012-paradox-ice-ouray-co/ Come join Paradox Sports, Wounded Warrior, Veterans Expeditions, and the Sierra Club for 2 weekends of ice climbing fun.  Paradox Sports can teach individuals with all abilities and disabilities how to ice climb.  Check out last years post on the Paradox Event