The Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation is a non-profit endeavor inspired by the life of Ryan Hawks. The foundation was founded in April of 2011 after Ryan Hawks, a well-known and widely respected extreme skier passed away from injuries sustained during a Freeskiing World Tour event in Kirkwood, CA in 2011. To honor his legacy as a person, his family set up a non-profit foundation called the Flyin Ryan Hawks Foundation.
Awarding scholarships to adventurers who demonstrate Ryan’s core principles and whose passion is hampered by financial constraint.
Working with schools, organizations and individuals to inspire them to develop their own core principles and then to act on their principles.