Jenny Tough & Emily Chappell: This RIDER

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The latest episode of “This Rider” digs into an unseen part of Emily Chappell and Jenny Tough’s careers. The two openly discuss their relationship with their bodies and recognize that they’re not alone in their struggles with body image. Watch it here…

In Canyon’s latest installment of This RIDER, they follow ultra-endurance athletes Emily Chappell and Jenny Tough on a trip through Slovenia. The two discuss an otherwise hidden side of their journey with the goal of encouraging others to be kinder to themselves.

“We realised that the thoughts plaguing our own minds were not actually unique to us – that there is a widespread problem here that should theoretically be easy to fix. We wanted to start being part of that fix.” —Jenny Tough

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  • Jenny Tough Emily Chappell
  • Jenny Tough Emily Chappell

“We hope that the film will start a thousand conversations and give people the space and opportunity to bring their own body issues into the light. It’s often only when you finally look the problem in the face that you start to recognise it for what it is, and for both of us, it was hearing the other person talking about her poor body image and thinking, ‘But you have nothing to worry about,’ that ended up being a lightbulb moment,” said Emily.

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