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8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

Archived from the 6th Annual Shorty Awards

Gretchen Reynolds

Finalist in Social Fitness

About Gretchen Reynolds

Gretchen Reynolds has been writing about health and fitness for more than a decade, beginning with a stint as a health and fitness reporter for Runner’s World and Bicycling magazines. After several years covering politics and crime for Chicago magazine, she began editing and writing about adventure, eco-politics and fitness for Outside magazine. She shared a National Magazine Award for personal service for a package of stories that appeared in National Geographic Adventure magazine. She is now at work on a book about the frontiers of human fitness. She’s also a frequent contributor to O: The Oprah Magazine and Women's Health. Her “Phys Ed" column originated in the New York Times sports magazine, Play, and now appears online weekly in the Well blog and in print monthly in the New York Times Magazine.

8th Annual Shorty Award Categories

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 8th Annual Shorty Awards ceremony will be held April 2016 in NYC and will be live streamed internationally.