Applications for OUTAthlete Program Open Now through October 31st
Now supporting its fourth class of athletes, the OUTAthlete Program, Powered by PUMA, has helped over 40 athletes in 32 cities. OUTAthletes receive a year-long membership to a local LGBTQ+ friendly CrossFit gym, three months of online mental health counseling through BetterHelp, nutrition coaching, FUSE training shoes and apparel from PUMA, a 12-month WHOOP membership, healthy meals, 30% off all OUTAthletics apparel, a networking group of current and former OUTAthletes, gifts from our sponsors, monthly educational sessions, and more.
The OUT Foundation, in Partnership with PUMA, Announces New Class of 12 LGBTQ+ OUTAthlete Program Recipients
The OUTAthlete Program, Powered by PUMA, has chosen 12 LGBTQ+ young adults to receive fitness memberships through The OUT Foundation beginning in January 2021.
OUTAthlete Program Now Accepting Applications
Applications are now open for the OUTAthlete Program, and interested applicants are encouraged to apply at iamout.org/outathlete before the October 31, 2020 deadline. Preference will be given to applicants who live in the Greater New England, Louisiana, and South Florida areas.
Guest Blog: Ava Grace
I wish I had all the answers to bring more trans women into CrossFit. No, the community is not perfect, but we deserve to feel welcome in a fitness community that is so often described as “welcoming to everyone.” There are truly supportive gyms and members out there who will prove that— The OUT Foundation’s inclusive gym finder is a great place to start.
WATCH: The OUT Foundation Discusses Transgender Inclusion in CrossFit
The OUT Foundation’s Executive Director, Will Lanier, and Chloie Jönsson join Seattle gym owner and LGBTQ+ ally, Alyssa Royse, to talk about non-binary and transgender inclusion in gyms, athletic competitions, and everyday life. As part of The OUT Foundation’s mission, we conducted a nationwide town…