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In Shape to Work Out

I have large thighs. Occasionally they look like tree trunks. As I’ve gotten older, my arms have gotten wobbly. I have the opposite of a six-pack. 518 more words

Body Image

Emily Shire: Erica Jean Schenk - Plus-Size Model Speaks Out on the Business of Body Image

Daily Beast — Erica Jean Schenk became the latest poster child for plus-size women with a much-hyped Women’s Running cover. One day, she hopes it will be no big deal. 94 more words


The Many Faces of Fitness

When you spend as much time on social media as I do (cat videos anyone?), you tend to hear when something “out of the ordinary” happens. 682 more words

A Magazine for Me

When I saw the cover on this month’s Woman’s Running magazine, I immediately went out and purchased a subscription! Why? Because I felt so validated and inspired. 229 more words

General Musings

Plus-Sized Model Makes First Ever Appearance On Cover Of Fitness Magazine ‘Women’s Running’

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — It’s the first time in history that a plus sized model has made the cover of a fitness or running magazine.

The six page photo spread in ‘Women’s Running’ shows 18-year-old Erica Schenk in fitness clothes, surrounded by inspirational quotes about loving the skin you’re in. 289 more words


A Few of My Favorite Things: Parkrun

I sing a lot. I love music and tend to burst out into song randomly. My friends are usually quite unimpressed. I think I sound amazing, but apparently not. 915 more words

Womens Sport

Adidas Thunder Run

All it took was a quick email to “Men’s Running” magazine saying how I needed a night off the beer, and somehow I was in their team for the Adidas Thunder Run and had won a load of free running gear from Adidas! 655 more words