Wise Words

Awesome Advice and Insights from 8 Amazing Women


March 8, 2020 Editorial & Opinion By
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As you may know, today is International Women’s Day. We could think of no better time to spotlight just a few of the incredible women doing fantastic things in the spaces we cover. See below for a sampling of wisdom from athletes, artisans, artists and more we’ve spoken with over the past couple years. And trust them, they know what they’re doing…

The Woman Behind Some of the Most Beautiful Handcrafted Cameras
The Woman Behind Some of the Most Beautiful Handcrafted Cameras

Dora Goodman creates are open-sourced medium format cameras, meaning anybody can download the blueprints for free and create their own version. Or they can buy starter kits straight from Goodman.

Inside the Mind of Kimi Werner
Inside the Mind of Kimi Werner

An interview with spearfisher, environmental activist and overall badass Kimi Werner.

Why Every Kitchen Absolutely Needs This $10 Powerhouse of a Knife
Why Every Kitchen Absolutely Needs This $10 Powerhouse of a Knife

Most of the items New York City chef Ayesha Nurdjaja swears by cost around $30 or less.

Meet Margo Hayes, the Badass Rock Climber Pushing the Sport to New Heights
Meet Margo Hayes, the Badass Rock Climber Pushing the Sport to New Heights

Margo Hayes is single-handedly changing the climbing game, and she's only 20.

5 Trail Running Tips and Tricks a Top Ultra Runner Swears By
5 Trail Running Tips and Tricks a Top Ultra Runner Swears By

Katie Arnold, the 2018 Leadville 100 women's champ, makes it easy for anyone to transition from road to trail running.

Meet the French Designer Making Your New Favorite Wardrobe Essentials
Meet the French Designer Making Your New Favorite Wardrobe Essentials

Simple, well-made clothing.

Meet the Woman Making Beautiful Hand-Sketched Art for Watch Nerds
Meet the Woman Making Beautiful Hand-Sketched Art for Watch Nerds

Julie Kraulis spends hundreds of hours to make just one meticulously-detailed sketch of a watch.

This Is the Ultimate Post-Workout Beer. Here’s Why.
This Is the Ultimate Post-Workout Beer. Here’s Why.

When Caitlin Landesberg had to cut gluten out of her diet, beer was no longer an option post-race. Then she created her own, and now it's consumed by athletes up and down the west coast.

10 of the Best Beers Brewed by Women

Women are making some of the best brews in the country. Here’s your starter’s guide. Read the Story

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