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Runaway Bridesmaids Q&A

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 10 November 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Runaway Bridesmaids Q&A

From Native Foreigner magazine: Holly Corbett, co-author of the book The Lost Girls, recently traded her travel gear for a bridesmaid dress and running shoes. Read more to find out why. NF: What was your first international travel experience? HOLLY:My first international travel experience was Semester at Sea. I was a senior in college and I had [...]

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Runaway Bridesmaids Race to Fight Forced Prostitution

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 20 October 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Runaway Bridesmaids Race to Fight Forced Prostitution

From HalfTheSkyMovement.org: More than five years ago I was working in magazines in New York City. I really loved my job, but also felt the itch that there was more to life than spending 60 hours a week inside a cubicle. So along with two friends, I decided to step outside of my comfort zone [...]

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How to Run Like a Man…In a Dress

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 03 October 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Run Like a Man…In a Dress

From MensFitness.com: Does clothing impact athletic performance? And exactly what does your attire say about your manhood? Decked out in dresses—for charity—six guys race against two dozen women through downtown Manhattan to find out. Personal trainer Matt Daniele went from groom to bridesmaid in just 30 days. Preparing for the “Runaway Bridesmaids” charity road race, [...]

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Runaway Bridesmaids Team in Training

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 03 October 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Runaway Bridesmaids Team in Training

From Shape.com: How 6 women are preparing to run the NY Marathon in dresses to help fight sex trafficking Dress for Success Granted, this wasn’t my most hideous dress—I actually liked it and wore it to my younger sister’s wedding earlier this month. Still, racing in any dress requires friction-free undergarments, such as spandex and [...]

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The Runaway Bridesmaids 5th Avenue Mile Winners Are…

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 24 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

The Runaway Bridesmaids 5th Avenue Mile Winners Are…

From LostGirlsWorld.com: The first-ever Runaway Bridesmaids race happened this Saturday at The 5th Avenue Mile in New York City. The men and women who dressed up and showed up made the race so much fun–and such a success. And they all looked beautiful doing it! 

How our Runaway Bridesmaids Racers made a difference: We have raised almost $7300 so far [...]

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Runners Race Along Fifth Avenue

Posted in: Runaway Bridesmaids on 24 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Runners Race Along Fifth Avenue

From NY1.com: Runners replaced cars along Fifth Avenue Saturday. Runners of all ages came out for the New York Road Runners’ 32nd Annual Fifth Avenue Mile. They were joined by more than 15 Olympians seeking to edge out the competition. There was a race for everyone, including seniors and kids. Runners say the race is [...]

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