This post has been floating around in my brain for quite some time, probably since I started running 5 years ago. I’ve never put it out there though. Talking about weight and body type is something that I feel is really important, but to actually do it feels so raw.
At 37 years old, I have plenty of history to share when it comes to my relationship with my body. I could tell you about the college years when I struggled with eating disorders or what three pregnancies in four years did to me. Instead I want to talk about my relationship to my body as a runner.
I have an average-sized body for a female human, but this body is anything but average when compared to other runners.
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