Our core mission is to “ILLUMINATE & INSPIRE rad female gravity mountain bikers”

Shine Riders Company is a womens mountain biking organization providing community, media, events and a race team. Shine strives to spread positivity, stoke, and inspiration worldwide, to women and girls pursuing a career or life in gravity driven bike sports.


SendHER 2013: Day 1 – Grafton Mesa

Day 1 of SendHER 2013, Shay and Bill of Zion Cycles were kind enough to shuttle us to the top of Grafton Mesa.  For lady riders we had: Aurelie Tournier, Jackie Thomas and Lindsay Beth Currier.  The Mesa has some incredible views, and offers both slick rock and loose Virgin soil sections with a variety of natural and built up features.  Followed by Pat Branch, who lugged his camera equipment along to capture the ride, we stopped and sessioned the Grafton trails with local rider Lorin Whitaker.



MISSION: Our mission is to increase female participation in outdoor activities. Founded in 2007, SheJumps is a Salt Lake City, UT-based, registered 501(c)3. Our nonprofit Tax ID is 68-0662227. Everything we do is mission-based and is designed to create opportunities to Jump In, Jump Up, and Jump Out. This is your chance to get involved with the life you’ve always dreamed of—and…


Shine Spotlight: Jackie Harmony

Jackie, 2012 U.S. Pro Downhill World Champion -I have been riding mountain bikes since 2000 and started racing cross-country in 2001. After a year of racing cross-country I fell in love with Downhill Mountain biking and started racing in 2002. From 2002 to 2003 I raced expert and pro, when I didn’t need a license to race. In 2004, I…


July 27 – Shine Santa Cruz Monthly Ride Is a Roots & Ruts Clinic

Santa Cruz, CA – Announcing Shine Santa Cruz’s monthly ride on Sunday, the 27thof July. Shine Riders Company strives to: illuminate and inspire female mountain bikers, create opportunities in the bike industry for them, and to connect members with others in the ever-growing Women’s Freeride Movement. Whether you are a racer, freerider, coach, photographer, writer, film-maker, weekend warrior, newbie, or…

Robyn’s Recipes: Kimchi

   As a part of a local CSA (community supported agriculture) program we get a big box of delicious, fresh organic produce every week. In the winter and spring especially this includes a head of cabbage almost every week. One can chop it up in stir fry and eat that every night, or make massive amounts of coleslaw, but my…


Review of the CycleRest–’The Better Bike Transport’

The CycleRest is a handy device for those who want to transport their bikes inside the car. “Created for cyclists that prefer to have bikes inside the vehicle,” the device is easy to install and use. There are no tools needed to attach the CycleRest and attaches quickly to the posts of rear headrests in most hatchbacks, SUV’s and wagons.…