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Introducing Rsport Athletic Wear Designed for Athenas

Have you ever dreamed of designing your own athletic wear? Having certain styles, bold colours and patterns that reflect your spirit, energy and body type? I have, since 2004 when I became involved in sports and there was very little athletic wear on the market for the plus size athlete.  Times are changing as we’ve seen existing […]

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“Who Are You Wearing?”

“Who are you wearing?” This is what I heard several times on International Women’s Day.  I wasn’t on the red carpet for a fancy event, I was working out with my trainer in our matching, very vibrant and funky Katie K Active capris.  In a sea of black-yoga leggings and activewear, only a logo may distinguish the difference between brands, so for […]

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5 Tips For Choosing a Bike Store

You’ve decided what type of bike riding you want to do, you have tasted it, laid in bed at night staring at the ceiling and dreaming about that new bike. You want one, got to have it and are saving your money for it. Almost as big of a decision as to what bike you […]

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Unleash Your Inner Warrior Contest

The time has come to #UnleashHer You know she’s there. We know she’s there. We all have one, and when we let her reign, life as we know it changes. We become strong, fearless, and powerful. UNLEASH YOUR INNER WARRIOR. Now is the time. Born to Reign Athletics and Body Positive Athletes are excited to […]

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5 Ways to Love Your Inner Athlete on Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, trying switching up things up a bit and give yourself some extra self love (you can still give love to family, friends, pets etc).  Feed your inner athlete with new self-indulging opportunities that can raise your self confidence, self awareness, knowledge, skill level or style.  It’s not always about chocolate and flowers. Here are 5 Valentine’s gifts […]

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Various jewellery including bracelets, necklaces, pendants and earrings showcasing various sports activities.

10 ways to reward your athletic accomplishments

I like honouring my hard work and accomplishments with a little piece of athletic jewellery. It’s the cherry on top. Here are 10 sporty jewellery options you may want to reward yourself, as well. What kind of jewellery do you like? Bracelet, dangling earrings, belly jewels, necklace pendants, toe rings? Starting from top, left: 1. […]

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Plus size women in no sweat t-shirt

Steal a Deal in Plus Size Performance Athletic Wear

Fall clothing is starting to make its way into the stores, so some great plus size athletic wear sales are going on right now, including Addition Elle’s NOLA Activewear No Sweat T-Shirt at 50% off. This Nola No-Sweat t-shirt features short sleeves, V-neck, rushing at side seam, princess seams, a breathable and wicking fabric to keep you […]

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12 Plus Size Bike Short Options for the Summer

With summer right around the corner, it’s a great time to get out on a bike and take advantage of the varying terrain where you live. Flats and hills naturally provide opportunities to work your body at varying efforts ( RPE 11 – 16 or if using Target Heart Rate training: endurance, strength and interval) without […]

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