Being a Woman With Short Legs Isn’t So Bad After All

There are some surprising benefits

Shanna Loga
Sep 25, 2020 · 7 min read
Photo by Alora Griffiths on Unsplash

I realized I had short legs during my freshman year of high school. One evening, I sat with my cross-country team in a circle doing hurdler’s stretches. We were chatting about the differences between track and cross-country and I mentioned that I loved running hurdles.