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Guest Blog-Kim Bouldin from Gluten Free is Life

Hi guys!  My name is Kim and I write a blog on gluten-free living called Gluten-free is Life.  Erin asked if I would do a guest post and I was thrilled and honored to write one.  I have been gluten-free for a little over 4 years now. I am currently training for my first full […]

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Non Celiac Athletes Going Gluten Free-Is there a Performance Benefit? Part 2

In Part 1, we reviewed some mainstream and popular athletes who had gone the gluten-free route. The experiences that they shared showed a perceived improvement in performance on a gluten free diet. These athletes were not diagnosed with celiac disease. So, what gives? There are several potential reasons why the athletes may have in fact […]

Non Celiac Athletes Going Gluten Free-Is there a Performance Benefit? Part 1

Non Celiac Athletes Going Gluten Free-Is there a Performance Benefit? Part 1

My Dad handed me a Men’s Journal magazine, saying “they talk about gluten free in here.” I looked at the front cover and sure enough, there it was at the top of the cover. “No More Wheat-the Surprising New Diet for Athletes.” My very sophisticated first response was “huhmph” or something along those lines. I […]

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Supplements for the Gluten Free Athlete-Glutamine Edition

Here’s a shocker-I have a fitness background. In the fitness world, there is something that is affectionately referred to as “bro-science.” Interestingly enough, there is actually a definition for “bro-science” at urbandictionary.com. “Broscience is the predominant brand of reasoning in bodybuilding circles where the anecdotal reports of jacked dudes are considered more credible than scientific […]

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Stephanie Diamond

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Stephanie Diamond

Stephanie has had some very cool adventures in life and in fitness! Stephanie Diamond, age 33 Hometown: I grew up in Hope Valley, Rhode Island. I currently live in Bujumbura, Burundi, Central Africa. Sports and accomplishments: Running and hiking. I trekked to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in February 2009. I was diagnosed in the […]

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Pamela Kropf

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Pamela Kropf

Pam has a very cool blog, make sure to check her out! Here is her story in her words… My name is Pamela Kropf and I am a 32 year old wife/mother/athlete living in Sacramento California but was born and raised in northern New Jersey. My number one accomplishment is being a mother to a […]

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Kelly Baker

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Kelly Baker

I first ran into Kelly on a bodybuilding/fitness message board. She keeps a journal there, and with gluten free in the title-I was intrigued. Kelly always keeps a positive outlook and has encouraging words for others. Here she is! Kelly Baker, age 31, resides in Columbus Ohio. National Physique Committee Figure Competitor, Women’s Tri-Fitness Competitor […]

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Kimberly Bouldin

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Kimberly Bouldin

I originally “found” Kim through her blog-she has some great stuff so make sure to check her out. Then she “twitted”-or whatever-”tweeted?” about going running and I said to myself-”Self-check this lady out!” Here she is! Hi, I am Kim. I live in central Ohio, right outside of Columbus with my husband and 2 kids. […]

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Caitlin Burman

Gluten Free Athlete Profile-Caitlin Burman

Caitlin is here in my neck of the woods in South Florida. It was a pleasure to learn her story! Caitlin Burman Age: 21 Location: I’m currently at school at the University of Miami, Florida and live in Coral Gables. Originally from Severna Park, Maryland. I have competed in 10 triathlons, including two Collegiate National […]

Athletes Living Gluten Free

Athletes Living Gluten Free

As this is a blog about living with celiac, being gluten free and fitness-it only stands to reason that I will be spotlighting gluten free athletes. This will be an ongoing series of gluten-free athlete profiles. Please feel free to contact me if you would like to be involved, and pass the word to those […]

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