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Episode 27, Ladies Lift Here
- Intro (0:00)
- Latest & Greatest (1:14)
- Stacy and Viv welcome Amanda from Ladies Lift Here.
- How Amanda got started and the bathroom incident that inspired the namesake of her women's strength movement.
- Woman-only shows, including the different atmosphere they provide, and why Stacy now prefers co-ed shows.
- Upcoming events from Ladies Lift Here.
- The benefits of training with other women, attending shows with women and promoted by women- especially for novice lifters.
- The camaraderie between men and women and the wonderfully supportive men that show up to help at women's competitions.
- Advice from Amanda for anyone who wants to get started in Strongman or lifting.
- Why watching a women-only show is a blast.
- Thanks to Amanda for being on the podcast, and for being a great resource for women in this sport! Connect with Amanda on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (and don't forget to use the hashtag #ladieslifthere)!
- Outro (45:31)