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1. Frontrunners Toronto

Frontrunners Toronto was founded in 1987 as a chapter of the International Frontrunners organization. The LGBTQ+ run crew is made up of runners and friends of all abilities, from novices to advanced runners, for recreation, health and friendship. 

It’s nice to have a no pressured event to go to that’s fun. where you can get to know people and just not feel scared to be yourself.

Scott Joudrey – Frontrunners Toronto

In this episode, we are joined by Lisa Sweetman (@thislisasweetman), one of the newest team members of Runners of the Six as well as two members of the Frontrunners Toronto Executive team, Val Leon (@valemouse14) and Scott Joudrey (@sjoudrey). We’ll discuss the importance of having an LGBTQ+ run crew in Toronto and how running communities and races be more inclusive of the LGBT2Q+ community.

To learn more about Frontrunners Toronto, you can follow them on Instagram at: @frontrunnerstoronto

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