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Paula Ambrose (she/her)
16:00
Hello!
Gina
16:36
Hey ladies!!💙💛🧡
Alice Westbrooks
16:58
good evening
Ronelle/Lioness6271
17:00
Good evening! 😊
Althea McMillian
17:11
Hey y’all hey from RVA!
K Carlton, inc
17:44
If you want to make sure to see who is speaking, change your view to SPEAKER view
Tomeka Brown
17:49
Hello from San Jose, CA
Nichelle R Downing
17:51
Denver
Nichelle R Downing
17:56
Good evening
Kapricia
17:57
Kansas City
Brenda Thorbs-Weber
17:58
Ames Iowa
Keturah Raabe
17:58
Greetings from Greensboro, NC
Chantel Simpson
17:59
Greensboro, NC
Shavon Moudem Brown
18:00
Hey from Albany, NY!
Marilyn Davis
18:01
Brandywine, Md
brenda
18:01
Kansas city, MO
Patrice LaGrand
18:03
Ypsilanti, MI
Jawonna
18:03
The ATL baby!
Angie B
18:04
Rochester NY
Trenna
18:04
Los Angeles
Tiffany Smith
18:05
Baltimore
cassandra
18:05
Hello everyone Kansas City
tamariaparks
18:06
Heeeey! Savannah, GA
Jessica Muhammad
18:07
Jessica Muhammad Atlanta
Angie Hall
18:07
KC area!...long time, held down Chitown area! Hey sisters!
Valerie Myers
18:08
Hi from Chesapeake, VA!
Beverly Canady
18:08
Newark, NJ
Angela Habeeb
18:08
Hello, from Kansas City, MIssouri
Rev. Paris Price
18:10
Hey, from Auburn NY
Donna West
18:10
Atlanta, GA
Hailey Darby
18:11
H-Town
tee
18:12
From the Richmond VA area!
Paula Ambrose (she/her)
18:12
Bay Area, California
Shelly Gause
18:12
Coach Shelly from Clinton, Maryland
Willa Milligan
18:13
Fort Worth
S.Gaston
18:13
Hello from Hershey Pennsylvania. The sweetest place on earth🙂
Ronelle/Lioness6271
18:13
Youngstown, OH
Christine Devlin
18:16
Collingdale, PA
Vanessa Jones
18:16
Hello from St. Louis, MO
Gina
18:16
Wilmington, Delaware
Louise Turner
18:17
Good evening from the Atlanta, GA area
Eboni Hodge
18:17
Las Vegas, NV
Shenita Johnson
18:18
Chicago
Gloria Johnson
18:19
Wilmington, DE
Dr. Felicia Tillman
18:21
ATL
Veronica Lee
18:22
Dc
Christina Edmondson
18:22
Nashville
Alice Westbrooks
18:26
Brentwood Beauties, East Contra Costa Ca.
Barbara Chisolm
18:26
Riverview (outside of Tampa) FL
April Smith
18:29
ATL
Rosalind Z Morris
18:31
Alabama
Keturah Raabe
18:31
Fayetteville is my hometown!
Gwen Smith
18:32
Northern Virginia (metro DC area)
Ann-Marie Maloney
18:33
Hello from Crofton, Maryland
Hillari A. Spooner
18:34
Hello from Poughkeepsie, NY!
Dorita Agnew
18:34
Hi, Dorita from Brandywine Maryland
GT Seattle
18:43
Hello sisters originally GT Seattle but currently in Wyoming 💙💛🧡
Julia Sanders
18:45
Hello Las Vegas here
Cookie Banks
18:45
Fort Worth, Tx
Babette Baker
18:54
Syracuse, NY...Hi Everyone!
Sharon Jennings
19:05
Hello Everyone. SharonJennings from Richmond Va
Keva eleam
19:07
greetings from Cincinnati Oh..getting my 2 miles in
winniewood
19:14
Hello from Michigan
iPad
19:26
Joyous Joyt - Fort Worth
Eleanor Lewis
19:32
Washington, DC by way of Martha's Vineyard at the moment!
Paula Ambrose (she/her)
21:52
Hi! I'm a newbie and am so excited to participate. I look forward to meeting you 'In Real Life'😊. I'm in Castro Valley, btw...you?
Nichelle R Downing
24:07
What time is the 1st shuttle bus?
Angie Hall
25:09
I'm arriving Thursday eve, will that impact shuttle spot?
K Carlton, inc
25:36
No, schedule your desired time on Friday
Ann-Marie Maloney
25:47
Pls repeat - where do we board the shuttle?
K Carlton, inc
26:20
Shuttle boarding will be on the lower level of the Westin. There will be signs and volunteers to guide you
Ann-Marie Maloney
26:35
ty
Jessica Muhammad
26:36
Will there be swag for sale there?
K Carlton, inc
26:52
Yes! There will be a Girl Trek store at the YMCA in Estes Park
Brenda Thorbs-Weber
26:55
where in the airport will the greeters be?
K Carlton, inc
27:15
Right when you head to baggage claim when you get off the terminal tram
K Carlton, inc
27:28
They will be very visible
Angela Habeeb
27:32
Concerning the Covid test, can we use the government-provided Covid tests?
K Carlton, inc
28:11
You will need to use a Binax test because it works with the app where you will upload it
K Carlton, inc
28:30
Binaxnow
Sonya
28:35
What if you are driving?
Brittany C
28:58
What are the rooming arrangements this year? Single, double and/or triple occupancy available?
K Carlton, inc
29:00
If you are driving, the Westin is still your first stop
K Carlton, inc
29:13
Rooming is double
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
29:29
PLEASE KEEP YOUR COVID TEST/RESULTS WITH YOU FOR THE ENTIRE WEEKEND. JUST IN CASE YOU'RE ASKED TO SHOW IT. DO NOT THROW IT AWAY.
K Carlton, inc
30:03
BinaxNOW tests are available at Walmart
Rita
30:26
If we are coming from Fort Collins we still have to drive to the Westin in Denver?
Zakiyyah Smith
31:00
Also available at CVS and at the pharmcy you can ask them to see if your insurance will cover it. Mine did so I did not incur any out of pocket costs
K Carlton, inc
32:04
If we miss your question or need some time to get an answer, please email us stressprotest@girltrek.org
K Carlton, inc
32:20
Thank you Zakiyyah!
Ekemini Uwan
32:29
What's the name of the app we shoud download?
Jess Brown
33:04
Thank you for taking such careful and tedious precautions. I would expect nothing less and greatly appreciate y’all protecting our safety.
Ann-Marie Maloney
33:34
TY ~
K Carlton, inc
33:34
https://www.mynavica.abbott/
Coach Compassionate Cass
33:41
Agree @jessbrown--this organization is awesome!
K Carlton, inc
33:41
That's the link for the app
Arlene Stevens
34:10
If you test positive on the campus what are some of the options to get back to another state?
Ann-Marie Maloney
34:19
Pls put email address in the Chat.
Marie Ruffin
34:24
Hi 👋🏾
K Carlton, inc
34:55
If we miss your question or need some time to get an answer, please email us stressprotest@girltrek.org
Brittany C
34:57
Everyone in the US is entitled to several free COVID tests that will be mailed to your home address. These are available through the USPS and the brand is Binaxnow. Site is here to sign up. https://special.usps.com/testkits
Dr. Felicia Tillman
35:17
To clarify, the 2 AM departure could get us there by 4 AM on Monday?
S.Gaston
35:19
Do we need to sign up for the shuttle for Friday or will you take care of that with the google form we completed
Dorla
35:33
What is the refund policy if anyone tests positive? I saw two different answers in the emails. Thanks
K Carlton, inc
35:37
Thank you Brittany C! Just make sure the tests you receive are BinaxNOW or else they will not upload to the app
Rita
36:12
What is the exact date the email will be sent on the workshops
K Carlton, inc
36:15
Yes Dr Felicia, it should
Veronica Lee
36:19
Breaking up
Ann-Marie Maloney
36:44
I have the free COVID test from the govt., but it doesn't say Binax.
K Carlton, inc
36:45
You will sign up for your shuttles yourself
Brenda Thorbs-Weber
36:47
How many workshops can you sign up for? What is the length of a workshop? what time do activities start Saturday nd Sunday and end? Thanks.
Jalisa Whitley
36:54
I really appreciate all the organization that has gone into this. very clear process.
Tiedra Marshall
37:07
I'm traveling with 2 other people, is it an option to have 3 in a room?
Brittany C
38:47
I guess you’ll have to double check the free COVID test from the government. All the ones I’ve received have been Binax, but that may not be the case for everyone.
tamariaparks
40:19
Breaking up, please repeat
Lisa Baker
40:27
Get those rain ponchos...…...I found several at Target for $6
Babette Baker
40:52
The shuttle survey only identifies a Friday arrival, but I am coming on the 31st. Is there another survey for coaches?
Siobhan Ollivierre
41:31
This is being recorded and will be provided for everyone. Also the questions not answered here we will follow up. Put your email in the chat. Our call is expected to end at 7:30pm EST. Thank you.
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
41:41
The shuttles leave the airport on Friday heading to Estes Park.
Rita
42:24
Do the rooms have heat and ac?
Jawonna
42:40
Will we have the ability to lock personals in the room?
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
42:48
Yes, the rooms have AC/Heat.
cassandra
43:05
Yes, they do! they are gorgeous!
Stephanie
43:15
options for beginner fitness walks of 30 minutes or will it be more intense hiking?
Shenita Johnson
43:40
Do u recommend taking elevation medicine/Bonine ahead of arrival…those of us from the flatlands of Chicago?
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
43:54
The rooms have a lock on the door, If you want to lock up personal items, you'll need to bring a small lock box.
tamariaparks
44:16
Just to confirm- we should have gotten 3 emails with Countdown to Colorado? I only got 2. Can you send a Goodle doc or something with all the info?
Angie
44:25
start incorporating some hills now in your 30 min
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
44:46
WIFI AT THE YMCA IS SKETCHY IN CERTAIN AREAS.
Angela M. Odom
44:59
blankets/sheets are provided?
Brenda Thorbs-Weber
45:04
Do they provide towels?
Leslie Taylor
45:06
Hi Will bottles water be provided throughout the weekend? Thanks
Lilly Workneh
45:33
Yes, blanket/sheets are provided and they do provide towels.
Marsha Myhand
45:47
Marsha Myhand: marsha.bragg@gmail.com
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
45:54
BRING A REFILLABLE WATER BOTTLE.
Lilly Workneh
46:00
We will have access to water onsite for you to refill your water bottles.
Angie
46:02
who’s ironing
Angie
46:10
no judgment
Chanelle Clark
46:24
My email is cjm.clark5@gmail.com
Paula Ambrose (she/her)
46:25
@Angie-lol
Babette Baker
46:26
Vegetarian/Vegan food options?
Siobhan Ollivierre
46:44
This meeting is being extended to 7:45pm EST. Thank you.
Leslie Taylor
46:54
I’m ironing too
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
46:55
VEGAN/VEGETARIAN FOOD OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE.
Angie
46:56
ironed twice in 6 years
Willa Milligan
46:58
Vegetarian options for food.
Stephanie
47:31
how far do you need to walk around campus?
Joyce’s iPhone
47:32
I’ll be traveling for work the day before so I’ll have to bring my laptop/work attire. Will it be an issue to have a small suitcase and a backpack?
Pam Jiner
47:54
Angie, I’m with you - no ironing LOL
Sheri Johnson (she/her)
48:00
There are Vegan food also, correct?
Jawonna
48:02
what size carryon is expected. Give example.
Brittany C
48:21
Are the welcome bags a surprise this year lol or can we know what’s inside? I just want to know if I should bring my little backpack or not. 😂
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
48:26
YOU CAN BRING LAPTOPS, JUST BE MINDFUL THAT THE WIFI CAN BE SKETCHY IN SOME AREAS.
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
49:07
STANDARD AIRLINE CARRY ON BAGS ARE BEST.
Keturah Raabe
49:25
Will there be access to oxygen if necessary?
Tiedra Marshall
49:29
I'm traveling with 2 other people, is it an option to have 3 in a room?
Tiedra Marshall
49:43
anoint7@hotmail.com
Nichelle R Downing
50:03
I live in Denver, Altitude sickness is REAL
Joyce’s iPhone
50:04
Thanks Coach Robin! I don’t plan on opening the laptop lol. I’ll just have it because I will be traveling to the retreat before flying back home while in Denver for work.
K Carlton, inc
50:42
Tiedra, the rooms are double occupancy
K Carlton, inc
51:29
Keturah, they sell oxygen in the gift shop of the campus in the Administration building (Lobby).
tamariaparks
51:50
Can you compile the emails into one google docs and send the link so we can make sure we didnt miss anything?
K Carlton, inc
51:59
Brittany C, welcome bags are a SURPRISE, sis!
Chenelle Eldridge
52:28
I didn't get the first email but I got the Countdown to Colorodo email, can we get all the emails re-sent
Nichelle R Downing
52:33
Actually right now in Denver they have been having sporadic rain storms. This is in the city, but I advise you to be prepared
K Carlton, inc
52:39
@tamariaparks, email us at stressprotest@girltrek.org
Brittany C
52:42
Aw ok I’ll look forward to the surprise then!
Brianna Freiheit (she/her)
52:45
re: ALTITUDE: As a Colorado native who used to lead out-of-towners on mountain hikes & who would have to deal w/ altitude sickness - HYDRATE, HYDRATE, HYDRATE - Now & when you get to CO. Also limit caffeine & alcohol b/c they cut your hydration.
Marsha Myhand
52:57
Will there be different hiking levels, such as for beginners and more advanced hikers?
K Carlton, inc
53:15
Yes Marsha! Coach Robin will touch on that briefly
Lilly Workneh
53:49
If anyone needs emails resent, please email us at stressprotest@girltrek.org and we'll forward any you didn't receive
Brenda Thorbs-Weber
54:59
how many miles are the hikes?
K Carlton, inc
55:11
There are vegetarian and vegan options for the meals. The menu changes every day so we won't know what items will be served until that weekend
Sheri Johnson (she/her)
55:53
Thank you, K Carlton
Carole Colbert, LSSP
56:51
Will there be any other tickets released?
Lilly Workneh
56:57
Here is the link to the pursed lip breathing video we recommend watching: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_8yimx_ez4
K Carlton, inc
57:11
There will be nurses on staff the entire weekend
K Carlton, inc
57:39
@Carole, as of right now we are sold out and have a wait list
Keturah Raabe
57:56
Are there toilet options during the hikes?
Aisha
58:34
Same question @ keturah 😅
K Carlton, inc
58:52
@Keturah depends on the hikes. Most have bathrooms at the beginning of the trailhead. Nothing in between or at the end
Chenelle Eldridge
59:24
where can we find boots so close to Stress Protest?
K Carlton, inc
59:53
Any sporting goods store is good
Angie
01:00:10
trekking poles
Dr. Felicia Tillman
01:00:17
Is that where Bible Point is?
Brianna Freiheit (she/her)
01:00:39
MAGIC TRICK for Dry Shoes in case of RAIN: Bring newspaper/newsprint. Fill up your wet shoes w paper. It MAGICALLY sucks out the water & they will be dry in a matter of hours. FYC
Nichelle R Downing
01:00:42
Can we bring snacks?
Zakiyyah Smith
01:00:46
You will likely have to take a nature pee behind a rock or tree on a longer hike. I have gone to the Street protest twice and completed many of the hikes and if you are drinking the necessary amount of water you will need to pee
tee
01:00:48
Will walking poles be available? They can only be included in checked bags
Marsha Myhand
01:00:48
Do you still follow the “no women left behind” on these hikes? in case some move slower than others …
K Carlton, inc
01:01:49
This was a questions about workshops: You can sign up for as many as you can fit in your day. Workshops are 45 mins to 1 hour. The day starts as early as 6am
Sheri Johnson (she/her)
01:01:59
Deal!😁
Angela Habeeb
01:02:25
Thank you, much appreciated the care and attention you ladies are putting in.
Chenelle Eldridge
01:02:40
when can we sign up for the hikes and events?
tamariaparks
01:03:18
Can we use the YMCA amenities? Ie pool, massage etc
India Owens
01:03:31
There is a difference between the nature walk and the level 1 hike?
K Carlton, inc
01:03:33
@tamaria, yes!
K Carlton, inc
01:04:02
Bring your swimming suits!
K Carlton, inc
01:04:14
Bring your skates! There's a skating rink!
tamariaparks
01:04:18
Are mealtimes scheduled, in shifts?
Jawonna
01:04:23
swim suits?
India Owens
01:04:26
Thank you !
Siobhan Ollivierre
01:04:32
This conversation is so good! Hang if you can stay on.
Angela Habeeb
01:04:40
Are hiking poles provided?
Dr. Felicia Tillman
01:04:44
I'll need a roller carry on for my skates :)
Patrice LaGrand
01:05:06
for people with knee problems the nature walk is the best. can we bring a cane
Veronica Lee
01:05:09
Please explain - Trekking poles can’t go on plane?
K Carlton, inc
01:05:12
Yup swimming suits!
K Carlton, inc
01:05:26
They have skates to use too, if you want to use theirs
Dr. Felicia Tillman
01:05:46
Yay! okay!
Sharon Jennings
01:05:49
The 3.5 hike is that distance up and back or 3.5 up and 3.5 back
K Carlton, inc
01:06:03
3.5 is total miles
Sharon Jennings
01:06:07
Does the ymca have jaccuzzie
Tonya McCray
01:06:10
Are hiking shoes with ankle supports okay?
Sharon Jennings
01:06:17
Thank hou
K Carlton, inc
01:06:27
I don't think there is a jacuzzi
Kimberly’s iPhone
01:06:28
What about trail shoes? Are they good for the hikes?
tee
01:06:29
I read that trekking poles can't go on planes but t may depend on the persons checking you in at the plane
K Carlton, inc
01:06:31
But there is a slide!
Danielle Sykes
01:06:41
are all the hikes 3.5 miles
Donna West
01:06:44
Is there a pool at the YMCA
K Carlton, inc
01:06:53
Yes there is a pool
K Carlton, inc
01:07:08
Hikes are varying lengths
tamariaparks
01:07:08
Are mealtimes scheduled, in shifts?
Aisha
01:07:18
Thank u ladies. So excited! 🎉
Tiedra Marshall
01:07:18
thank you for this info!
tamariaparks
01:07:35
And how is the food? Enquiring minds want to know
K Carlton, inc
01:07:47
Meals times are scheduled by the YMCA. Goes according to their dining hall hours
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
01:07:49
All the hikes are different miles. The longest is 3.5 miles.
Louise Nixon
01:08:07
I got in late, will all this information be repeated anywhere
Chenelle Eldridge
01:08:16
Is there an additional cost for YMCA events
Rev. Paris Price
01:08:25
I have asthma...now I'm concerned about the altitude...
K Carlton, inc
01:08:27
We recorded it Louise!
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
01:08:31
THE FOOD IS DECENT. THINK OF CAMP.
Zakiyyah Smith
01:08:53
The food is decent, a buffet college like experience. Fruit selection, veggie selection, desert options. Drink dispencers. Family style cafeteria seating
Sheri Johnson (she/her)
01:09:11
I'm so excited!!💙
Donna West
01:09:24
Thanks so much for all the information. I’m so excited
Marsha Myhand
01:09:29
Thank you for this overview! I’m ready to trek!
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
01:09:34
IF YOU HAVE RESPIRATORY CONDITIONS, BRING YOUR MEDICINE. HAVE A CARE PLAN, IN CASE OF EMERGENCY.
Angie
01:09:35
thank you for all of your hard work
Chanelle Clark
01:09:42
I’m so excited too!
Veronica Lee
01:09:42
Exciting 🧡💙💛
Felicia H
01:09:49
I have an extra pair of hiking poles if needed
Patrice LaGrand
01:09:55
Thank you
Joyce’s iPhone
01:09:59
I was nervous. First time. But this helped a lot! Thanks!
Paula Ambrose (she/her)
01:10:01
Yes, thanks so much!! Excited!
Ann-Marie Maloney
01:10:02
Thank you.
Lori Bledsoe
01:10:09
Super Excited this was great info and will look for the recordings. 😍
Lisa Baker
01:10:11
Thanks
Ronelle/Lioness6271
01:10:14
Looking forward to this! 💙
Alice Westbrooks
01:10:37
thank you.... can't wait.
Christina Edmondson
01:10:37
Thank You!
Keturah Raabe
01:10:38
Thank you all so much! This was so helpful. #excited
Chenelle Eldridge
01:10:38
Im excited and I pray I dont get sick🤞🏽
tee
01:10:39
Thank you --very organized!
Hillari A. Spooner
01:10:39
Thank you all, this was so helpful! Can't wait!
Tracy Kitt
01:10:41
so excited
Pam Jiner
01:10:41
Excellent overview ladies!!!! Excellent- thorough and clear and precise! Can’t wait to see everyone 💙
GT Seattle
01:10:44
Give your family the Este Park main phone # if there’s an emergency as phone service barely worksThere’s an onsite general store and mini deli (outside of cafeteria)
tamariaparks
01:10:49
Anyone coming in Thursday, lets get together text me 608-279-9297 and encourage each other
Denise’s iPhone
01:10:54
Thank you!
Chenelle Eldridge
01:10:56
chitown stand up!!!
Nia-Simone
01:10:57
773312 lol
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
01:11:02
STAY COVID AND SUCKA FREE!!!
Chanelle Clark
01:11:02
Please send me the recording at cjm.clark5@gmail.com. Thank you!
Tomeka Brown
01:11:05
This is my first year, I’m excited
Veronica Lee
01:11:06
Is 3.5 hike the level 3?Any level 1 or 2 longer distances
Yolanda Briscoe
01:11:31
Thank you for the helpful overview. I am excited and looking forward to the Sisterhood on the Mountaintop! 💙🧡💛
Rita
01:11:47
So if we live in denver and come to the Westin for checkin do we leave our car there and take the shuttle?
iPad
01:11:49
Thank you very much, you covered what we really need! Looking forward to meeting everyone!
Coach Robin - Adventure Squad
01:12:15
THERE ARE 3 MILE LEVEL II HIKES.
K Carlton, inc
01:12:15
Email us at stressprotest@girltrek.org if we missed your question
Erica Thomas
01:12:18
WOO HOO!!!!
Charmecia
01:12:20
Thank you all so much for helping us get prepared. Looking forward to being together soon!
Shirley Cobb
01:12:28
Thank you for all the good information.
Leslie Taylor
01:12:36
Hi thank you so much for the info L
Gloria Johnson
01:12:38
Thank you!
Sheri Johnson (she/her)
01:12:40
thank you!
Brittany C
01:12:41
Thank you!!