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Jessi A. – Friendship

Perseverance, Stubborn, Crazy…all words I contemplated when trying to figure out what my word was. They were good, but not quite right. Then it hit me. It was around 2 a.m. on a recent Sunday morning when my word finally came to me. I was pacing a fellow Ambassador during her 100 mile ultra; it […]

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I Run For Food. Sanity. Body Love.

I don’t remember my very first running race. I have a photo of myself as a little girl, maybe 7, wearing homemade terrycloth running shorts, a tucked-in tee shirt and knee high socks. I was holding a medal around my neck for placing in the 440 yard run in the junior jaycees track meet. I […]

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Gwendolyn J – SuperMom

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 […]

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We’re Bringing Back Tri!

  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 […]

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My First Skirt: Siobhan M.

My first skirt story took place only 2 years ago, but I am 100% converted to wearing Skirt Sports after my first experience. I have to admit, I resisted the skirt movement for years. I pride myself as being an individual, not one to follow the trends, to follow what the other ‘suburban moms’ are […]

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The Accidental Skirt Junkie

When I first started running several years ago, you never saw women running in skirts.  So when one of my early running partners showed up for some of our runs wearing a running skirt,  I didn’t know what to think.  Then I realized how many people were asking her about her skirts and where she […]

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My First Skirt: Tiff M.

There will always be 2 pivotal events that brought me to Skirt Sports:   1. Being a huge tomboy yet having to be the boss’s wife aka dressing fancy when I really don’t want to 😉   2. Going back to work after having children as a personal trainer   Let me start with #1! After […]