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Strong Woman Radio, Episode 35, Live Q&A + The Feels & Comparison

Strong Woman Radio SWR 35 Live Q&A The Feels & Comparison

Welcome to Strong Woman Radio, a sanctuary free of testosterone (except for a few special guests), where ladies who like to lift heavy things can chitchat about the struggles and success that comes with being a woman in a male dominated sport. We welcome listeners of all sports, be it strongman, Crossfit, olympic lifting or more; but be warned we don’t like running very much unless we are carrying or dragging something heavy while we do it.

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Episode 35, Live Q&A + The Feels & Comparison

  • Intro (0:00)
  • Latest & Greatest (1:14)
    • It is the end of the fiscal year for Stacy so she walked in the door from a long day of work, unable to eat dinner yet, and grabbed a glass of wine as they set up this week’s podcast recording
    • Vivian works in a similar line of work so is also feeling a lot of pressure on fiscal year close
    • Stacy had a birthday and they celebrated last week instead of recording a new episode
    • What all the birthday celebrations included
    • Stacy’s injury still hasn’t fully recovered and she is seeking additional medical input to help her get to the bottom of it
    • Vivian is loving sharing her lifts on Periscope
    • Ankle injuries and wearing shoes that support ankle mobility
    • Vivian is working on her flexibility and sticking with her usual lifting – she also decided on what lifting competitions she will be participating in
    • Competition discussion
  • What Happened on the Internet (18:03)
    • Gaining respect as a female lifter
    • Memes that trash talk and compare one female lifter to the next
    • Trash talking, when and where
    • Healthy competition
  • Feels (28:17)
  • Questions & Answers (38:17)
  • Thanks for tuning in!
  • Be sure to follow Vivian on Periscope and tune in on Tuesday and Thursdays for live lifts
  • And email questions to
  • Outro (57:09)

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