Monica Lengyel Karlson

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The Founder of The Movemeant Foundation Believes in The Power of Love Handles

Former competitive dancer and current SoulCycle Master instructor Jenny Gaither on positive enabling—and why being healthy has nothing to do with being an athlete.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
9.11.18
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The Boxer Who Founded New York’s First Women-Only Gym

Reese Scott on choosing faith over fear, regaining control of her own narrative, and staying in the moment.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
9.11.18
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Olympic Speedskater Maame Biney Understands the Power of Failure

The 18-year-old on falling down, getting up, and knowing how to keep things in perspective.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18
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The Cheerleader Who Took a Knee and Made Space For a New Wave of Activists

Alyssa Parker on staying vocal, standing her ground, and finding—as well as becoming—a role model.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18
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This 14-Year-Old Boxer Is Fighting Her Way to the Olympics

Amateur boxer Mariah Bahe on her Olympic aspirations, sparring with her brothers, and managing expectations from the community she represents.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18
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The Woman Who Lived as a Boy in Order to Play the Sport She Loves

Pakistan’s top female squash player Maria Toorpakai on rising through the sport’s ranks wearing shorts, despite facing death threats from the Taliban.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18
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The Connector Who Created a New Platform for Women

Entrepreneur Yelda Ali talks about the importance of listening rituals, building strength in numbers, and helping other women succeed.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18
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Powerlifter Shannon Kim Wagner Aims to Help Everyone Embrace Their Power

The founder of the powerlifting club Women’s Strength Coalition discusses its mission: activism, advocacy, acceptance, and barbells.
Monica Lengyel Karlson
8.13.18