Slackline U.S. 2016 Summary

In 2016, Slackline U.S. stepped up all of our efforts in spreading knowledge to the slackline community, assisting with access management, and promoting conservation ethics within the community. Interested in where our resources are focused? Here's a summary of our 2016 progress and budgets. Volunteers & Partners 25 Volunteers Approximately 680 hours of volunteer l...
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Highline Access in Yosemite National Park

Raptor Nesting Seasonal Closures. Updates on Access: Slackline U.S. and local slackliners have been working with rangers at Yosemite National Park to keep highlining allowed in the park. (more…)
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#trashbagchallenge – Zanzibar

Move Copenhagen joined in the #trashbagchallenge during a retreat in Zanzibar, taking the challenge to a whole new continent. Bradley Duling and Move Copenhagen shared this post in February. Originally posted by Move Copenhagen on Facebook: Move Copenhagen is continually inspired by the great actions of our friends from all around the world. This year, the guests at the M...
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#trashbagchallenge – Caribbean Islands

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Louie Wray joined the #trashbagchallenge in the Caribbean Islands, gathering trash on the beach. Shared on SlackChat. Slacking the day away in the Caribbean island of Little Cayman after completing a successful ‪#‎trashbagchallenge‬. Let's show the world that slackers give a shit about our terrain. Anyone willing to accept the challenge can add me and share their adventu...
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#trashbagchallenge – Yosemite

Originally posted by Kimberly Weglin on Facebook:  So this past weekend, per usual, we went highlining in Yosemite. As we hiked to the top of Upper Yosemite Falls, we saw more trash than we have EVER seen on the trail. So on the way down the next day, we decided to take Andy Lewis up on his challenge and play a little game called the ‪#‎trashbagchallenge‬. Instead of running...
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Andy Lewis and the #trashbagchallenge

In January, Andy Lewis posted on his Facebook page challenging slackliners everywhere to collect trash wherever they play. The #trashbagchallenge has since been seen on at least three continents as posts have collected using the hashtag. We're sharing these stories to encourage everyone to take up the #trashbagchallenge wherever you are. Share your photos with us on Ins...
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Breathe Festival 2015: A Quick Reflection

Breathe Fest 2015: A Quick Reflection By Gabriel Skvor Fall is passing quickly and as winter approaches in Chicago we’re thinking again about slacklining in sub-zero temps and blocking the wind-chill stats from our minds. All winter we look forward to the summer. As a slacklining community in an urban area, where we have to lay low to not bring unwanted attention fro...
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