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Giftie Thompson

Black Girls Run! Austin - Regional Rep

Giftie Thompson is a 5 time Full 26.2 marathon finisher and fitness enthusiast. She is currently training for her 6th and 7th marathon and has run many half marathons along with other races. She is a pace coach for the Round Rock Fit Marathon Training group, one of the three ambassadors for Black Girls Run! in Austin and a tight end for the Austin Raiders Women’s Football group. Giftie knows what it’s like to work hard, to struggle, but also to persevere. She has gone from 253 lbs at a size 18-20 to 190 lbs and a size 10-12. She is a single mom to a beautiful 4 year old boy who is the love of her life. She enjoys working out and motivating others to do the same. Follow her fitness journey on IG @faithnfitnezz.

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