Sturdy Girl Sports announced a new Ambassador program yesterday, created for everyday women who lead active lives with fitness as a key priority.
The First Sturdy Girl Ambassadors:
Leslie Bodner, 44, of Oakland, California recently left a career as a corporate recruiter to embrace her love of fitness. She is an instructor at 24-Hour Fitness in Oakland certified in Body Pump, CXWorx, Body Combat, TRX, and cycling.
Rosi Reeves, 33, of Sahuarita, Arizona is a fitness instructor at her local Parks & Recreation Department, and the YMCA. She is certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist.
Kaseedee Jermain, 33, of Jersey City, New Jersey is proud to have lost more than 100 pounds and kept it off by turning her desire to become more fit into a career as a fitness leader. Ms. Jermain is a certified personal trainer and Pilates instructor, and is an NASM weight loss specialist and fitness nutrition specialist.
Caren Lee Walker, 41, lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia and works as a claims examiner for GEICO. She is an Ironman triathlete and has finished nearly 20 marathons.
Jill Smith, 42, of Lakeville, Minnesota, participates in running, group fitness, and downhill skiing.
Alanna Garrison-Kast, 37, of Jackson, New Jersey is a cancer survivor and vegan ultrarunner who focuses on running, weight-lifting, and hiking. Ms. Garrison-Kast has run 42 marathons and ultramarathons.
Leslie Holton, 45, of Pine, Colorado has the impressive distinction of being the first American woman to complete seven Ironman races in seven days, and has finished numerous Double Ironmans and other ultra distance events.
Source: Sturdy Girl Sports LLC, sturdygirlsports.com