Here at Salty Running, Ginger recently posted about the male-dominated Letsrun.com. You may have asked yourself, what kind of online community exists for women runners? (Besides the site you’re on right now, obviously!)
Friends, running buddies and authors Dimity McDowell and Sarah Bowen Shea were asking themselves a similar question back in 2007 when they were training for a marathon, noticed a lack of resources geared towards running moms and took matters into their own hands. Two books (Run Like a Mother and Train Like a Mother), a blog, a podcast and a growing online community, it’s fair to say that McDowell and Shea are the women behind a movement. Or to put it in their lingo, a Tribe.
Since I’m using one of the marathon training plans from Train Like a Mother (and find the duo to be hilarious), I was thrilled to have the opportunity to catch up with them on behalf of Salty Running. Read more >>