She Gets Out
Episode 8: Lorena | Peru
Today’s episode of She Gets Out features Lorena Zapata, an urban cyclist, ultra-marathoner and hiker from Lima, Peru. Lorena incorporates the outdoors into every aspect of her life, but it wasn’t always this way. She shares with us how she stumbled onto running, and how her relationship with the outdoors evolved over time. Lorena’s positive spirit of adventure is infectious and invites anyone to get out there, even if you think sports aren’t quite for you.
Episode 7: Kim | United States
Today’s episode features Kim Heintz, a mountain biker and online business and technical strategist in Illinois. Kim is a passionate mountain biker and spends a lot of time in the saddle. This summer, she completed her second Leadville Trail 100 MTB, a 100-mile mountain bike race in Leadville, Colorado. In this postcard episode, Kim reflects on the race and the difficulties she faced in the mountains. Enjoy this very special episode with Kim.
Episode 6: Noor | Pakistan
In this episode of She Gets Out, we chat with Noor Rahman, an urban cyclist and an activist for women’s rights in Lahore, Pakistan. We talk about everything in this interview, from cycling to feminism.
Episode 5: Anja | Mozambique
In this episode of She Gets Out, Magda chats with Anja, a digital nomad and a creator of Happy Backpacker, one of Germany’s most popular travel blogs. Last year, Anja quit her corporate job in Germany and moved to Tofo, Mozambique where she became a dive master. Today, Anja spends most of her days in the water - diving and surfing. In her own words, ‘My life now is so much better than I could have ever dreamed of sitting in my work cubicle.’
Episode 4: Kora | Poland
In this episode of She Gets Out, Magda and Michelle talk with Kornelia Natalia Przybyszewska, or Kora, a molecular microbiologist from Magda’s home country, Poland. Kora basically lives to climb mountains, and we had a great time chatting with her. Kora has a lot of valuable advice and experience with the mountains and is also quite modest about her talent, as you’ll hear in her laid-back attitude in the episode.
Episode 3: Marcia | United States
In this episode, we chat with Marcia Woodfield, a real estate agent from New York City who speed skates! Marcia shares with us her 20+ years with the sport that took her from a leisurely after-work skate in the park to 100-kilometer races. This episode is especially recommended for city dwellers who struggle with finding outdoor spaces to practice their sport. Despite living in the big city with no car, Marcia incorporates the outdoors into so many aspects of her life, from work to play to...
Episode 2: Charlotte | Australia
In this episode, we chat with Charlotte O'Beirne, a swim coach and ocean water swimmer in Western Australia. Charlotte shares her journey to becoming an open water swimmer--from her first time swimming in the open ocean, why she hated it, and ultimately how she went from an olympic swimming hopeful to an avid ocean water swimmer! For her, swimming is more than just a form of exercise, it’s a way for her to connect with others and challenge herself.
Episode 1: Basma | Egypt
In the first episode of She Gets Out, Magda and Michelle talk with Basma El Baz, an award winning journalist from Cairo, Egypt who also happens to be passionate about running. Basma opens up about how she got her start running in Dubai, what fuels her to get outside, and how running not only connects her to the street, but also to the world around her.
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