My Mother Never Ceases to Amaze Me

by Celia July 25, 2015 1 min read

Let me begin by saying my mother is the coolest woman I know. She is a loyal friend, dedicated teacher, and incredible parent. One of the greatest loves of her life is running, but she wasn’t always the talented distance athlete she is now. Growing up, she was an actress, French enthusiast, and a cheerleader. When my sister and I were young, she ventured to try a running group and quickly began checking off races of shorter distances. One day, she asked to join her friends on a long run, and her dreams took off from there. She’s finished 26.2 miles through the vibrant city of Richmond, along the beaches of Wilmington, and even across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City. This year, she completed her third Boston Marathon with courage and grace -- not to mention speed! She's wearing a hat in the photo, but underneath she was wearing a Dragonwing Racer sports bra! Celia's Mom and friend after finishing Boston Marathon 2015 I am so thankful my mom found an outlet for her powerful energy. I am also grateful she found a close circle of friends through her sport. With them, she’s completed 200-mile team relay events: the Blue Ridge Relay and Hood to Coast. Blue Ridge 200 mile relay team These women are all fantastic examples of strength, resilience, and bravery, and they support each other in running and in everything else. Celia_RunBuddies Next, my mama will lace up for the Berlin Marathon. The woman never ceases to amaze me. Celia give Mom a post-marathon hug


Also in Sideline Chatter: Girls Sports and More!

Lockdown Brings Light To Gender Gap In Sports
Lockdown Brings Light To Gender Gap In Sports

by MaryAnne Gucciardi December 01, 2020 4 min read 0 Comments

All over the world, the COVID-19 lockdown is causing the specter of gender inequality in sports to raise its head with potentially unfair regulations favoring boys' sports over girls'. What's the deal?
Product Spotlight: Cold Weather Athletic Leggings and Capri Leggings
Product Spotlight: Cold Weather Athletic Leggings and Capri Leggings

by MaryAnne Gucciardi November 16, 2020 4 min read 0 Comments

With winter coming, it was rather fitting to do a spotlight on our Cold Weather Athletic Leggings, which are the perfect bit of gear for chilly practices or big game moments. Keep your athletes head in the game with these sustainably manufactured and super cozy leggings!
Product Spotlight: Cold Weather Long Sleeve Tee
Product Spotlight: Cold Weather Long Sleeve Tee

by MaryAnne Gucciardi October 26, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

Our Cold Weather Long Sleeve Tee is a high performance thermal base layer with a great fit, tagless comfort, and a sustainable footprint. Click to learn more about this awesome fall/winter essential.

Sign up for our Newsletter