By Diana Bocco, The Clymb Stories
New Yorkers have always made the most of their outdoor spaces, but now there’s an annual festival in “The City That Never Sleeps” for those who want a bit more adventure.
Ever dream about starting an event that would bring together thousands of people who are passionate about the same things you are? Sarah Knapp, founder of OutdoorFest, brings the outdoors to New York City through hiking, biking, kayaking, sailing, climbing, slacklining and other outdoor sports.
By Avi David Edelson of Traverse
Sarah Knapp, the creative energy behind New York City’s OutdoorFest, is quickly establishing her bonafides as an expert on building participatory outdoor communities in urban contexts.