How Races and Runners Can Make Everyone Feel Welcome Podcast 102

December 5, 2018

This episode is part 2 of my interview with the 300 Pounds and Running Podcast host on his viral article – An Open Letter to Race Directors from the back of the pack. Read the letter and see pictures at  Last episode we talked about his weight loss and running journey going from unhealthy to couch to 5k and eventually running  a marathon. If you missed it – I…


8 Transgender Athletes Explain What Fitness Means To Them

May 28, 2018

Transgender people face a particular set of challenges when it comes to spaces where people exercise and compete. Here, eight athletes tell BuzzFeed Life about their experiences with fitness, movement, and competition. 1. The yogi View this image › Danh Duong Photography / Via “Every time I practice yoga I am choosing to be happy and healthy.” —Sparkle Thornton Sparkle Thornton, 33, is a yoga instructor and massage therapist…