Blaze Trail: How to Keep Yourself on Track

1 hour virtual event

Event short description

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Hosted by Fat Woman on the Mountain Enterprises

Join Kara Richardson Whitely, who has climbed Kilimanjaro three times and whose book Gorge is being made into a movie with This Is Us actress Chrissy Metz producing and starring as her, for this powerful wayfinding exercise. In this interactive session, woven with trail tales, Kara will help participants see the symbols and signs of their past and use them as markers for the path ahead to innovation and goal setting.

Virtual event

This host typically use zoom, but we can integrate with other systems.

Group size

This event supports 10 - 500 participants.

Group participation level

Medium - Guests will be sent a kit or prompted to participate in this event.

Event duration

1 hour

Kit included

A kit to accompany the event will be delivered to each guest prior to the event date.

Full details

How it works

In this session, we’ll share how Trail Blazes on paths around the world, not only keep you on track, they can save your life. You will learn the importance of markers and totems and share symbols that saw you through hard or great times.

We will go through several differnt markers:

  • Small Group Share Owl Spotting: How do you interpret How will you find your way?
  • Bear Encounters: How will you find your voice? - How will you learn to trust it?
  • Lost & Found: Times we’ve gone off trail. How did we find our way back?
  • Blaze Making: Crafting Symbols on wood slices as takeaway token

This host supports the following options:

Kit contents

Each guest of the event will receive these items in a shipment to their address.

  • Wood Slice
  • String
  • Marker

Shipping & delivery

This event includes a shipment to each guest's address. You'll have to provide addresses 15 days prior to the event to allow for shipping and delivery.

Shipping policy or exclusions

Shipping in the contiguous United States. Additional $10 for Alaska, Hawaii and territories.

International shipping is not available for this event
Expedited shipping is not available for this event

Things you'll need

Each guest will need to supply the items below to participate fully in this event.

  • Your Kit
  • Desktop/Computer/Smartphone
  • Access to a Video Conference Platform

How to join

This event is delivered using the video platform: Zoom

Prefer to use your own platform? This host supports the following options:

  • Microsoft Teams
  • Google Meet
  • GoToMeeting
  • Blue Jeans
  • Cisco Webex

Other things you will need to join:

  • Link to this event, provided after purchase
  • Internet connected device, tablets and phones are supported
  • Internet connection
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Your host Fat Woman on the Mountain Enterprises

BIO:

Kara Richardson Whitely, a plus-size adventurer, author influencer and advisor, is the author of Gorge: My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds, which is being made into a movie with This Is Us actress Chrissy Metz producing and starring as her. She has helped brands such as L.L. Bean, KEEN and Discover Puerto Rico connect with plus-size audiences. As a dynamic and sought-after speaker, she has presented for companies around the globe including Columbia Sportswear, Google, Pfizer, Smuckers Co. Uber, Dartmouth and Purdue. Kara has been featured in countless media outlets such as The New York Times, Good Morning America, The Today Show, She Explores and more.