Jill Angie is a running coach who helps fat women start running, build body confidence, and embrace their inner athletes. She’s also the host of the Not Your Average Runner podcast and author of three books on running while fat.
In this interview, Jill talks about why she started running in secret, what body acceptance looks like for her, how she manages the barriers that come with navigating fitness spaces in a larger body, leaving the pharmaceutical industry to start a run coaching business for fat women over 40, and sooo much more.
Not Your Average Runner book by Jill Angie
Not Your Average 5k book by Jill Angie
Not Your Average Half Marathon book by Jill Angie
Mandy Patinkin dog/infant IG video
Jill Angie’s interview with Jen Madden on the Not Your Average Runner podcast
SELF article where I quoted Jill on navigating fitness world in larger body
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