Syd Chastain — powerlifting RSS

Powerlifting, Fitness, and Pregnancy

 So, I’m pregnant. I’m almost 20 weeks, or half-way through my pregnancy which seems INSANE. Sometimes it seems like it’s flying by, but most of the time I just wish it would fly even faster so I can finally meet our baby! Pregnancy was not in my plans for this year. I expected I would feel “ready” mentally, emotionally, and financially when I got pregnant on my own perfect timeline – preferably another couple of years down the road if you would have asked me before I took the test. When I found out I was pregnant, I had just made (non-fundable) payments to fly to Spokane, Washington and compete in the USAPL Raw Nationals. I had just barely gotten my...

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