BOULDER, Colorado – Today, Crux Academy is proud to unveil its immersive online education community built for outdoor adventurers. The brand’s initial course offerings feature decorated athletes and professionals including: Rock Climbing and Bouldering with Nina Williams, Adventure Trip Planning with Brody Leven, Fly Fishing with Maddie Brenneman, Public Lands Education with Dr. Len Necefer, and coming soon: Backcountry Skiing with Chris Davenport, Avalanche Awareness with Noah Howell, and Trail Running with Fernanda Maciel.

Dedicated to elevating outdoor experiences, Crux Academy’s comprehensive courses are led by world-class outdoor athletes and icons from various disciplines. In addition to the aforementioned topics, courses will include everything from, but not limited to: Skiing, Snowboarding, Avalanche Awareness and Safety, Climate Activism, Mountain Biking, Surfing, Whitewater Kayaking, Backpacking, Mountaineering, and more. Inclusive of all abilities and skill levels, Crux Academy’s high-quality content is designed for beginners, enthusiasts and experts alike.

“I’m incredibly proud to launch Crux Academy alongside a group of inspirational athletes, producers and professionals of the greater outdoors community,” said Jeremy Jensen, founder of Crux Academy. “Our goal for Crux Academy is to create best-of- class courses with consolidated, in-depth, and high-quality instructional content, all while building a more welcoming, diverse and inclusive community to inspire adventurers around the world.”

Crux Academy courses help users through tiered chapters and lessons using an intuitive teaching style. Each instructor offers multiple hours of high-quality video content, exclusive education and pro tips, and live Q&A sessions Crux members can also engage with one another in community forums and events—encouraging connectivity with other like-minded adventurers and professionals.

Users are able to access individual courses of their choice for just $49 per course or utilize unlimited access to Crux Academy’s content for an annual cost of $119 per year.

In addition to promoting environmental advocacy throughout its courses, 1% of all Crux Academy sales go directly to organizations fighting climate change, including Protect Our Winters and The Honnold Foundation.

To learn more about Crux Academy, please visit,

About Crux Academy: Crux Academy is an immersive online education service dedicated to building a more welcoming, diverse, and optimistic outdoor community. Crux Academy provides exclusive content and professional instruction, while inspiring community engagement for any and all outdoor recreation adventurers. Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or a seasoned veteran looking to up your skills, Crux Academy aims to enhance your experiences outdoors. 1% of all Crux Academy sales go directly to organizations fighting climate change and supporting environmental advocacy. 


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