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Stateside Podcast: A Michigan runner on athlete eating disorders

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Former MSU runner Maggie Farrell reckons with the prevalence of eating disorders within the running world. 

Simone Biles' withdrawal from the 2021 Olympic finals showed us how difficult, yet important it can be to prioritize self care as a star athlete. And the issue definitely hits home here in Michigan. Today, a former Michigan State runner reckons with the prevalence of eating disorders within the running world.

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Maggie Farrell, former Michigan State University cross country runner, grad student intern at Texas State University

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Erin Allen comes to Michigan Radio as a new producer for the station’s Stateside show. She is an experienced communicator driven by her curiosity about stories of people.