Movement, Motherhood, and Choosing the Best My life has changed immensely since I began running over 28 years ago, but one thing has remained the same—the importance of movement in my life. Movement and family have been linked together for me since I was little. Some of my happiest memories are of the family hikes […]
I started Skirt Sports in 2004 by crossing the finish line of the 2004 Ironman Wisconsin – FIRST! Not only was this my first Ironman win, it was the culmination of an idea that had consumed me for a year – that women could be comfortable, badass AND cute! I created the first ever running skirt […]
Nine years ago when I was pregnant with my son, I learned my kidneys were failing, and I went from being a runner and athlete to trying to find the energy to get through the day.
Meet Becca Schmidt, designer of the Serendipity Sarong – a “ready to go” skirt that folds into a little pouch. Her Serendipity Sarong is also a finalist in the Sewing Room and needs your support now!
IronMan champion and Founder of Skirt Sports, Nicole DeBoom, shares her lucky charms when it comes to tackling life’s biggest obstacles.
It was 1:30AM. I was riding shotgun with my sister-in-law up and down the back bay alleys of a mall in Colorado on a tip that in the morning a remodeled store was about to haul off thousands of dollars of store fixtures, beautiful mirrors and more. Things that one company considers trash, another company […]
Meet Robyn O’Brien – unintentional food activist. Over a decade ago, she watched her youngest child go through a severe food allergy and was suddenly thrust into the world of food allergy education. Her finance background set her up to be a natural fit in this world as she was able to both translate the data in this very confusing industry and relate it to everyday moms just like her.
Meet Gunhild Swanson, the oldest woman to ever finish the 100-mile Western States race – at 70 years old. And finish she did – with 6 seconds to spare – in 2015, Gunhild gave everything she had to squeak across the line in 29 hours 59 minutes 54 seconds.
Meet Pam Burrus, a non-stop whirlwind & founder of Moms Run This Town / She Runs This Town. I met Pam a couple years ago in a coffee shop in Chicago and we immediately hit it off. Let’s just say we didn’t need coffee to summon any energy! Pam is all about helping women find their happy place.
IT’S OFFICIAL!!! Boulder, CO. (April 25, 2016) – Skirt Sports is opening its first retail store in Boulder this May, continuing to expand its empire of versatile athletic clothing that fits real women’s bodies. The retail store will be located at 28th and Pearl Streets, at one of the busiest intersections in one of the […]