From shopping parties, to photo shoots and award celebrations, I've been feeling like a sporty superstar all week. Now I want to spread the love. Here's a round-up of Black Friday and Cyber Monday offers from three of my favourite brands that support me in athletic performance and in showing up for life! Maybe you'll … Continue reading 3 Black Friday Deals From Brands I Love
Literally and idiomatically, Būband is holding it down. From boobs to beliefs, this athletic brand is revolutionizing support for active girls and women. Boobs first. In my thirty year long attempt to lose the bounce, I have yet to find a sports bra I swear by. While some 'high impact' and 'maximum support' designs have come … Continue reading Būband Holds It Down
I was 14, maybe 15, my first time here. I came with my friend, Samantha, who was scoping out a track club. I was scoping out a boy. Walking around the track I remember feeling drawn to this curious new world before me. Those hours of practice after school were about so much more than … Continue reading Track Flashback 1.1
Elite runner, Sasha Gollish, is the only distance runner I follow. When, where and how she crossed my cyber path, I can't recall. I certainly was not searching for anything or anybody related to running beyond 200 metres. However it happened, and ever since, the Canadian pro runner has impressed me with her athletic achievements … Continue reading Body Image Real Talk From a Pro
How does this happen? That's the question I, and my befuddled black peers were asking when "news" of the Dove Facebook ad broke.