RETIREMENT

RETIREMENT

May 13 2019

We are excited to announce that Zionna Hanson has made the decision to step down as CEO of Barbells for Boobs. Over the past ten years, Zionna has been a passionate proponent of proactively managing health through fitness. She has had an incredible impact on many, and will be missed.

Shareen is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

Shareen is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

March 18 2019
Shareen Hassan is a snowboarder, outdoors enthusiast, and CrossFitter. She was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 37 years old. She did not let her diagnosis keep her from being a part of this year's CrossFit Games Open.
Alison is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

Alison is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

March 4 2019
Alison H is 38 years old. She is a mother, a wife, a CrossFitter, and a breast cancer survivor wh...
Sandra is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

Sandra is a #SurvivorInTheOpen

February 24 2019
Sandra Zori is 35 years old. She is a pharmacist, a mother and a CF-L1 coach. She was diagnosed ...
We're still dreaming about our weekend in Miami...

We're still dreaming about our weekend in Miami...

February 13 2019

We had an incredible time at Wodapalooza, and we have to share some of the impact that YOU made possible

    The Keys to Calm

    The Keys to Calm

    October 23 2018
    October is our busiest month of the year. It is #BreastCancerAwareness month. It’s our most important month for fundraising, our team is out on the #OpenRoad Tour, and we’re trying to stay sane. Living in a state of chronic stress can cause long term illness and may even be a cause of cancer.
    Week 3 ORT 2018: Brand New Territory

    Week 3 ORT 2018: Brand New Territory

    October 21 2018

    We can’t believe October is almost over! During the month, we’ve been out on the road talking about our mission, mobilizing our community to take action, and expanding the reach of our Right To Know (RTK) and Resources After Diagnosis (RAD) programs.

    How We Stay Fit on the Open Road

    How We Stay Fit on the Open Road

    October 15 2018

    Our team loves to travel. The Barbells for Boobs community is spread all over the world, and we love to visit, especially in October.

    Keeping our bodies healthy while we travel is super important to us. We want to make sure we’re in shape to give hugs, high fives, and do workouts with our friends.

    Week 2 ORT 2018: The Heart of the Nation

    Week 2 ORT 2018: The Heart of the Nation

    October 14 2018

    We’re halfway through the month of October already! During this month, we’re out the road talking about our mission, mobilizing our community to take action, and expanding the reach of our Right To Know (RTK) and Resources After Diagnosis (RAD) programs.

    6 Tips for Eating Healthy on the Open Road

    6 Tips for Eating Healthy on the Open Road

    October 9 2018

    If you’ve ever been on a road trip (or any vacation for that matter), you know it can be hard to stay on track with your diet while you’re traveling. Fast food, gas station snacks, and diners have great tasting snacks but not many healthy options.

    Week 1 ORT 2018: Coast to Coast

    Week 1 ORT 2018: Coast to Coast

    October 6 2018

    We’ve been out in the wild for one week now, connecting with you and learning about why you fundraise and helping you raise even more!

    Sleep To Thrive, Not Just Survive

    Sleep To Thrive, Not Just Survive

    October 2 2018

    We know getting your zzz’s can be challenging. It’s especially difficult when you have 4 people on a bus, and you’ve driven 30+ hours in 3 days.

    Open Road Tour 2018

    Open Road Tour 2018

    September 18 2018

    The October #OpenRoadTour is almost here! We’re hitting the road September 29th and traveling across the nation during the month of October.

    Are You the 1 in 8?

    Are You the 1 in 8?

    September 18 2018

    Did you know that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime?

    A Safe Space for Survivors

    A Safe Space for Survivors

    September 18 2018

    Did you know our Resources After Diagnosis (RAD) program has a private Facebook group for individuals with breast cancer and co-survivors who are interested in fitness?

    Healing Carrot Soup with Tumeric + Ginger

    Healing Carrot Soup with Tumeric + Ginger

    September 5 2018

    When something foreign enters your body, you stub your toe, or cut your skin, your immune system jumps into action to protect you. 

    Who is the 7%?

    Who is the 7%?

    August 27 2018

    It could be your mom, your sister, your aunt, your cousin or you. About 7% of women with breast cancer are diagnosed before they turn 40.

    BFB at the 2018 CrossFit Games

    BFB at the 2018 CrossFit Games

    August 26 2018

    This was our 9th year attending the Games and it was the best one yet. We got to shake hands and give hugs to the affiliate owners, fundraisers, donors, and partners who help bring our mission to life.

    Jen’s Story

    Jen’s Story

    August 22 2018

    Jen is a wife, mother of 3, preschool teacher, former Radio City Rockette, and a survivor of breast cancer. We were thrilled to give her the gift of fitness through our Dx to Rx scholarship through our Resources After Diagnosis (RAD) program.

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    7 Signs You Should Get Screened

    7 Signs You Should Get Screened

    August 22 2018

    Most women know that a lump in their breast could be cancer. That’s true! But you might not know some of these other common signs...