Happy Trails Racing Pushes For Inclusion and Accessibility
Caught up in the controversy over the new plus-sized mannequin in Nike’s London shop, many of us missed an equally significant move—the introduction of parasport mannequins. It’s nice to know that they’re considering representing more diverse kinds of athletes. (Now the question is, when are they going to get a plus-sized male mannequin in there?)
Australia’s New Transgender Inclusion Guidelines
Australia has introduced a set of guidelines to make their sports clubs more inclusive to transgender and gender diverse athletes. It was developed by the Australian Human Rights Commission, Sport Australia and the Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports (COMPPS).
The guideline includes key ideas to foster safe and inclusive environments, including providing gender neutral spaces, using a person’s chosen pronouns throughout all operations and record keeping, as well as ensuring athletes have access to a uniform in their size. Some really great takeaways in here for anyone running a sports organization.
Click here to read the freshly minted guidelines!
300 Pounds and Running Opens Slow AF Community Waitlist
Runner, podcast host, writer, and powerhouse Martinus Evans has opened up a waitlist for the Slow AF community—a running hub focused on connecting back of the pack runners.
Sign up for the waiting list here!
Goat Yoga Is Still A Thing
Whether you’re frantically searching to find the nearest class, or the headlines have got your goat, this alternative yoga class continues to pop up across the globe—and the photos of it are pretty hilarious and adorable. I guess when we say “movement is for every body,” we really mean it.