Video: This Vermont Sister Act is Working to Get More Girls in Mountain Biking

Nov 6, 2018 at 7:57
by Garneau  

Be inspired by the example of Sabra Davison as she builds confidence in our youth those the sport of cycling.

Growing up Sabra was always in friendly competition with her sister, Olympian Lea Davison. Whether it was sidewalk chalk, swimming lessons, or junior competitions everything was a race. As young female competitors, they developed an amazing bond amongst female athletes that they’re continuing to grow today. Take a look behind the movement with the latest in our Role Model series.

MENTIONS: @garneau


  • + 15
 Love this stuff. We need more press on the Sweetlines team as well. Their model and racing program is pretty dang amazing for new girls and semi-pro kiddies who fly in the DH races
  • + 6
 We should do an entire article on Kat and her team, that's a great idea! I have a backstory about the time she found my little girl who was lost on her bike in the woods. She dropped everything and found her. (this is the very abbreviated version).
  • + 6
 Stoked to see such a great video on the Davison sisters! Thanks for putting this together.
  • + 1
 This is super cool, I have a friend that was looking to ride with more women in the Nor Cal area and pointed her to Via Jenn Bolts she has met a few lady riders to ride with and is really excited! More women on bikes is a great thing!
  • + 2
 Wait, they were riding road bikes the entire time... barely a flash of them riding mtb. Ha

Jk, love what they’re doing! The more the merrier, keep it up.
  • + 4
 Will enroll my daughter in Asheville. Thanks!
  • + 2
 my girls want to ride with ya. Stop in Utah when you pass. VeloLove 9 and 11.
  • + 1
 Awesome for so many reasons! The girl with the tassels on the bar ends (AWESOME and totally going on my bike).
Way to give back! Vermonts proud Smile
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 I think there's more women than men who MTB round these parts. We really need some male ambassadors or role models to encourage more young men to get into riding.
  • + 1
 Awesome! Props to u!

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