Body Image: Personal Account of Love and Acceptance

Great article from Longmont resident, multi-sport athlete and elite cyclist, Becky Furuta.
From LiveWell Longmont:

My body and I have a long history. It’s a story of loyalty and betrayal, of adventures and near misses, of love and, yes, loathing. We’ve been together for 34 years and, during that time, my body has let me down more than once. It embarrassed me at age four when, in the middle of a ballet recital, its awkwardness was cause for my instructor to tell my mother that I was “hopelessly lacking in grace.” . . .

Read the full story here.

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