Episode 034- Nancy Hogshead-Makar, CEO of Champion Women

Nancy Hogshead-Makar, CEO of Champion Women Nancy Hogshead-Makar Content Warning: This episode contains a discussion of sexual assault and child molestation. There is no detail provided, however, I wanted to let you all know beforehand. Nancy Hogshead-Makar is an Olympic gold medalist, attorney, CEO, women’s advocate, and changemaker. During the 1984 summer Olympics, she brought home 3 gold medals and one silver medal. She has ...

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Episode 032- Margaret Schlachter, Obstacle Course Race Expert

  Margaret Schlachter working at OCRWC 2017 Margaret Schlachter Margaret Schlachter is a bit of a renaissance woman. She was one of the first women on the scene of obstacle course racing. After 10 years in education and coaching, Margaret found herself at a crossroads. She discovered OCR (Spartan Race, to be exact), began a website to document her training for World’s Toughest Mudder and ...

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Episode 020 – Kathrine Switzer, Women’s Running Icon and Founder of 261 Fearless

A woman, listed only as K. Switzer of Syracuse, found herself about to be thrown out of the normally all-male Boston Marathon when a husky companion, Thomas Miller of Syracuse, threw a block that tossed a race official out of the running instead, April 19, 1967 in Hopkinton, Mass. (AP PHOTO) Kathrine Switzer This week’s guest is one of Bobbi-Sue’s idols, Kathrine Switzer. Some of ...

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Episode 019 – Shannon Miller, Former Olympic Gymnast and Founder of Shannon Miller Lifestyle

Shannon Miller, Former Olympic Gymnast and Founder of Shannon Miller Lifestyle. Photo credit: Lyndsay Almeida Shannon Miller Bobbi-Sue has a great interview this week with Shannon Miller, former Olympic gymnast and now a businesswoman. Shannon is the only woman, in any sport, to be inducted into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame twice, as an individual and for her team. With seven Olympic and nine ...

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Episode 010 – Shireen Ahmed, Sports Journalist

Shireen Ahmed, Sports Journalist Shireen Ahmed Bobbi-Sue speaks this week with Shireen Ahmed, a freelance sports journalist and one of the hosts of Burn it All Down, the feminist sports podcast you need. Shireen is an athlete, advocate, coach, mentor, and community organizer who works with Youth of Colour on empowerment projects. She and Bobbi-Sue discuss her life as a Muslim woman in sport, soccer, ...

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