Category: Sports

Training update

So I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that I signed up to do a fun run on November 3. I figured I’d keep myself honest by reporting my training progress. I’ve just completed Week 1 of the Cool Running…

God help me

I’ve decided to sign up for a run. In a month and a half. It’s only 1.75 miles, though, and I don’t have to run the whole way if I can’t run the whole way by then. I’d actually be…

*waves goodbye*

It’s been monday here for a couple of hours now, which means my week here is over. The thrilling, insightful post I should have been writing this evening (instead of watching the Wimbledon finals) will probably be up at my…

Pumping Iron

Jessica Reynolds of Sarasota, FL preparing to do a clean and jerk with 220 pounds. Photos by Chip Litherland/NY Times Finally! Some good news about Florida! Florida, it seems, is the only state to sanction girls’ weightlifting as a high…

More Good Sports News

Wimbledon is going to start making the prize money for female players equal to that available to male players. Welcome to the 21st Century, All England Club!

Calling All Feminists and Yogis

If you’re in New York, come get a great stress-relieving work-out and help women at the same time. It’s a yoga class open to all levels, and it’s by donation — and anything you give will go to Women for…