• Ashima Shiraishi Wants You To Stop Saying She's Good "For A Girl"

    7 days ago - By Refinery29

    There's no other way to put it: Ashima Shiraishi contains multitudes. The 17-year-old pro-climber has numerous championship titles under her belt and was the first female and the youngest person to send a V15-rated boulder climb. She's a self-described foodie and a budding hypebeast. She's busy finishing up high school. And, most recently, she's one of several spokeswomen for the North Face's global initiative aimed at celebrating and amplifying the voices of women in the outdoors, Move Mountains. Despite her age, Shiraishi already has a decade of experience as a climber. She hasn't just...
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