Brooks Is Helping Support LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the Running Community, Launches ‘Run Proud’ Collection

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Brooks Running Company announced a new partnership with International Front Runners, the global network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) running clubs.” data-reactid=”18″>Brooks Running Company announced a new partnership with International Front Runners, the global network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) running clubs.

The partnership supports the growth and success of International Front Runners clubs, which is one of the largest athletic clubs in the LGBTQ+ community.

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="“I’m very proud Brooks is partnering with International Front Runners. We have always believed running is the most inclusive sport ever known — all are welcome,” said Brooks Running CEO Jim Weber. “That’s why we’re excited to work with International Front Runners to cultivate opportunities to celebrate and support the LGBTQ+ running community.”” data-reactid=”25″>“I’m very proud Brooks is partnering with International Front Runners. We have always believed running is the most inclusive sport ever known — all are welcome,” said Brooks Running CEO Jim Weber. “That’s why we’re excited to work with International Front Runners to cultivate opportunities to celebrate and support the LGBTQ+ running community.”

In addition to enabling more athletes to join International Front Runners and releasing a new collection, Brooks will also provide donations to the organization.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="“We are elated to have the support from such an inspiring brand to elevate representation for LGBTQ+ runners and walkers around the globe to highlight diversity in athletics,” said Danny Luong, president of International Front Runners.” data-reactid=”27″>“We are elated to have the support from such an inspiring brand to elevate representation for LGBTQ+ runners and walkers around the globe to highlight diversity in athletics,” said Danny Luong, president of International Front Runners.

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