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
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
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.
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
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
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