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…

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…