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We make premium women's running apparel because we're passionate about the sport. And because it's more comfortable than running naked. #flystyle

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“Freedom of movement has, historically, not been afforded to black people.” Please read Alison’s full post on her… https://t.co/ss3RmSawSPBorn on D-Day 6/6/44 76 years ago: Tommie Smith. Born 75 years ago yesterday: John Carlos. Days of heroes. "In 1968… https://t.co/egtj9p1a7d
Retweeted by oiselleDuring my my recent runs I think about Ahmaud Arbery and how abnormal it probably is for many to see a black person… https://t.co/7QIlKaeUz5
Retweeted by oiselleI am with you in this fight. #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/i8Hjl07YBI
Retweeted by oiselleWhy is ending racism a debate?
Retweeted by oiselleHealthcare workers standing UP! #BlackLivesMatter #seattleprotests https://t.co/KUHI3c8atR
Retweeted by oiselleBallerinas Kennedy George, 14, and Ava Holloway, 14, pose in front of a monument of Confederate general Robert E. L… https://t.co/AbnYV9bkXG
Retweeted by oiselle @wendyfrink And we have a super exciting thing happening later this month that I will probably get in trouble for t… https://t.co/c3FDnfklGx @wendyfrink Yes, that is an old photo that doesn't even include our entire Seattle staff, currently. We have recen… https://t.co/Z8DWfEx8yA @ALROnHousing Our understanding is that they just steal mom's. Watch out!I asked yesterday if anyone had made a list of Black-owned running businesses, and the answer seemed to be no. So h… https://t.co/3mbtKL81s8
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6/6
2020
Imagine having to explain the cultural importance of Tommie Smith& John Carlos raising there fists 52 years ago. No… https://t.co/MG9cSoCPPE
Retweeted by oiselle“...If someone says we aren’t going to go to the Olympics, or any person who gets put on a podium (protests)— whate… https://t.co/8q5G6KiI06
Retweeted by oiselle“We don't really see representation of ourselves in this activity, so I think it's really important for us to highl… https://t.co/HKIY0xLG3V
Retweeted by oiselleToday is the final day of #BlackBirdersWeek with the focus on highlighting #BlackWomenWhoBird. Please meet #Grist50https://t.co/WJufqrWgfE
Retweeted by oiselleBrianna Amingwa didn't grow up birding but her love of horses brought her to the outdoors. Today she's a naturalist… https://t.co/ebyetZggBW
Retweeted by oiselle“I encourage you to make mistakes. Don’t be afraid to misstep in pursuit of the right step.” @angelp_1010 https://t.co/XJ0UwSyvjr
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Retweeted by oiselleWow. It has been a long week. However, let’s not pretend we got here this week. We’ve been here for a long time. Fo… https://t.co/UFyk5mEUTw
Retweeted by oiselle“To be considered threatening or dangerous as a 10-year-old girl is something I can never forget.”⁣ Read "Black Fe… https://t.co/oFWheGgShuTo our friends in national media who will be covering Mayor Bowser's large "Black Lives Matter" street painting / r… https://t.co/Z6BjLR9UiL
Retweeted by oiselleA Thread: After pushing myself through 13.1 miles of running and walking plus 162.13 miles of cycling from three d… https://t.co/4gmA6UMlKH
Retweeted by oiselle @kikitequila @UPS Weird. Sorry about that! You can check in with our customer care at hello@oiselle.com to see if w… https://t.co/ttgEi1tAUuWhat a great piece on @shotdiva. She has been a total star for our country, first Gold Medalist in her event, and s… https://t.co/5lnupynWVl
Retweeted by oiselleMayor Bowser has renamed 16th Street NW just in front of the White House “Black Lives Matter Plz.” Here’s video of… https://t.co/fJSqDkVJYG
Retweeted by oiselleThe proposed DC budget cuts funding for the city’s violence intervention program (among a ton of other vital servic… https://t.co/7bV4VWa587
Retweeted by oiselleFriends and family agree that Breonna Taylor was drawn to a career in health care because she cared about people.… https://t.co/WM4dzG9xMC
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6/5
2020
@d9monti @laurenfleshman "Politics and sports, sports and politics. They've always gone together." -Tidye Pickett P… https://t.co/RZcdJ64CQnI was so amazed yesterday to see my words (from So You Want To Talk About Race) displayed so beautifully in New Orl… https://t.co/5vwJnjWzjJ
Retweeted by oiselle"I can’t respect people who are being silent in this moment.” UA hosted 2 discussions yesterday with leaders of… https://t.co/rTYvQpCCZ2
Retweeted by oiselleTell me again how the protests achieve nothing. Tell me again there’s nothing to protest about. https://t.co/v8E9yoevLY
Retweeted by oiselleRead this thread for just a sample of why endurance sports are so white. https://t.co/6t9ylrHsg8
Retweeted by oiselleFeminism does not work without intersectionality.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ @RachelCargle's words call us out at Oiselle to do better, a… https://t.co/A9XgnlzJu3“When you look at it, the track and field world is mostly black and when you look at the cross country world, it’s… https://t.co/CxQMn9fWCd
Retweeted by oiselleUPDATE: USA Track & Field CEO Max Seigel contacted me yesterday to facilitate a meeting with himself, the managemen… https://t.co/60g87qN1d1
Retweeted by oiselleThis essay is important, especially for those who, like me, have shared some of these lists. "The books are there,… https://t.co/YGqXWOSvNf
Retweeted by oiselleFor yrs I was a coward, afraid to speak on my personal experiences of racism. Losing sponsors over this is a fear n… https://t.co/dqMA80h8ZH
Retweeted by oiselle#BlackBirdersWeek continues today with not one, but TWO live-streams. Joining us at noon, Christian Cooper! Joini… https://t.co/QcZrTr2Yvx
Retweeted by oiselleAll Black Lives Matter—that includes Black trans women.
Retweeted by oiselleAre you registered to vote? https://t.co/pPlHLkqD5Z Register to vote: https://t.co/imQ31q5Z9t Find your polling… https://t.co/nprFnXFvLO
Retweeted by oiselle @LilRedRunner @cldem Oh! Thank you, Andrea!Last night I participated in the “All People Sit” event led by @ZenChangeAngel. There were 1000 faces maxing out th… https://t.co/5X2JJxToHy
Retweeted by oiselleI’m getting scared that we’re forgetting Breonna Taylor- those cops haven’t even been arrested. Please remember bla… https://t.co/oz0ocdMOtO
Retweeted by oiselleFor anyone worried about talking to their white children right now—worried that their kid is too young for these co… https://t.co/ORvwV55GZ1
Retweeted by oiselle @cldem Hey, you remembered, though! And tomorrow the foundation will still be there -- you just won't also get shor… https://t.co/dWAkPjHYK4This short film, released today, is beautiful. Watching it was the perfect way to end National Running Day. I love… https://t.co/0csWFBI69B
Retweeted by oiselle“...if you don’t know that we, too, can run for leisure and sleep for rest;” What an exquisite and heartbreaking pi… https://t.co/fsnsLo4mkP
Retweeted by oiselle @Isaacdrfund Hi! Your program looks like a good fit for our Bras For Girls Program. You can apply here, and I'll fo… https://t.co/RmRU7x40KNI have the incredible opportunity to be in conversation with Dr. Robin DiAngelo, author of White Fragility. I hope… https://t.co/ZkRRvY73kh
Retweeted by oiselle @tannerglass Thank you. @paula_pridgen Thank you, Paula.
6/4
2020
@Teevio Thank you!We are donating 100% of our sales today to The Loveland Foundation. We also encourage you to donate directly to th… https://t.co/M36xrcTWH6Hello everyone, I'll be taking over #CrowOrNo this week! I'm a #BlackBirder from the U.K who specialises in corvids… https://t.co/4hIlmPBddE
Retweeted by oiselleFormer President Barack Obama plans to address in a virtual town hall Wednesday night the death of George Floyd, st… https://t.co/DlSCwpCF9g
Retweeted by oiselleRelevant. https://t.co/IsVO6ByCBN
Retweeted by oiselle4 years ago today we lost the 🐐, Muhammad Ali . The Champ spoke truth to power in a way no one did then or has don… https://t.co/a7H768PcvA
Retweeted by oiselle @carrieeaton @mammalgirl Everybody is dreaming of future races right now, whether they are healthy or not, right??? Good company. @EatPrayRunDC You make us better humans, every day, and have since the first day we met you. Since the first time w… https://t.co/bzquBFF14OFor my own safety, I am forced to be aware of my blackness every day. Where do I go, when do I go, what do I wear,… https://t.co/7xwX2TjxbX
Retweeted by oiselleToday, 100% of our sales will go to @RachelCargle’s https://t.co/NJgRWbAm6Z. She’s doing incredibly valuable work,… https://t.co/D85jpT4LfB
Retweeted by oiselleOnly when we try to not get DQ’d on the track. 😂 https://t.co/Q0YDexZHHB @Iadyfishpaste @larkpod If you’d like to give our clothes a try when the new sizes launch, this is an option. Other… https://t.co/0CAn5pMZ6e @Iadyfishpaste @larkpod Extended sizing is coming with our Fall 20 season in late summer, up to and including size… https://t.co/5QpowAlhKy @mammalgirl Oh noooo, that acronym breaks our heart! But no worries, we have quilted sweatpants with pockets than m… https://t.co/8iRUw8RJuJThe Loveland Foundation, founded by Rachel Cargle, is doing the work to support Black girls and women. Today, 100%… https://t.co/d0QOcg14WuOn a day they’d normally be having a sale (National Running Day), it’s good to see @oiselle donating 100% of today’… https://t.co/4LLVvxaYjE
Retweeted by oiselleI want an apology letter .. mailed .. just like you and the IOC MAILED ME WHEN YOU PUT ME ON PROBATION.. stop playi… https://t.co/X7F9QYRqod
Retweeted by oiselle @barelyamelia "free show" Oh dear. 😳U.S. track and field athlete Gwen Berry stood on the hammer throw podium of the 2019 Pan Am Games and raised her fi… https://t.co/tpJ89m8XpGBREAKING: Ella Jones becomes the first African American and first woman elected mayor of Ferguson, Missouri. https://t.co/tEJCKaY4rr
Retweeted by oiselle @leilathebrave Hi Leila. Can you reach out to customer care at hello@oiselle.com? Our team there can look into that… https://t.co/sZONhKOqEO
6/3
2020
"Fighting racial injustice in America is an endurance sport. It is going to take time, and sustained focus, to galv… https://t.co/sk9tGDJ34j
Retweeted by oiselleSeven members of the USWNT spoke to @itsmeglinehan about their personal experiences with, and perspectives on racis… https://t.co/8sL5h0jdbF
Retweeted by oiselle @ckittiesprint @runlikeagrrl @jennanicole126 Your honestly and consideration mean a lot! Thank you."Athletes and activism: The long, defiant history of sports protests" From @theundefeated, published in 2019:… https://t.co/TELhYPRCkh @Phe800 Congrats, mama. ❤️ @lambsenglish Thank you, Chris. ❤️ We get nervous about what to say or share, and it is words like yours that remin… https://t.co/gmfEGlNLCCWe recognize the desire to pause. We also recognize the need to continue to share the voices of Black athletes and… https://t.co/YPhu8D93Ht @BenKipeja Yes. Also, there is no finish line, yes? Only more start lines. @runlikeagrrl @jennanicole126 @ckittiesprint Yes, based in Seattle. Designed here, made overseas. We do have a few… https://t.co/jiUT2rf3Ho
6/2
2020
If you spend time watching shows, you have time to do work to be anti-racist. Watch these instead. https://t.co/NrdzbCai79
Retweeted by oiselleClimb up, and get stronger. Clothes that help get you there: https://t.co/VioerOOyoF #flystyle https://t.co/chBIoph8SCElections matter. https://t.co/77jquAhp1x https://t.co/AM5Z42pzyk
Retweeted by oiselle.@USATF releases Return to Training and Hosting Events Guidelines https://t.co/09WJ3FpmiN
Retweeted by oiselleI wrote out some thoughts on how to make this moment a real turning point to bring about real change––and pulled to… https://t.co/XALZHP1MMb
Retweeted by oiselle#QOTD #BlackLivesMatter Do the work. Be the change. https://t.co/fy9Vvgd06uA THREAD. LEAVE YOUR COMFORT ZONE SO WE DON’T LOSE OUR LIVES. We can be upset, we can learn and we can be scared, b… https://t.co/R89OX111Ar
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6/1
2020
I am generally a very quiet person. I am reserved, keep to myself, and am not known to be very opinionated. Conflic… https://t.co/EHWz5Q0xvs
Retweeted by oiselleExamining how institutionalized racism affects us all is hard, but “we can do hard things,” remember? Do the work.… https://t.co/rw5JRHhdLUIt's Day One of #BlackBirdersWeek! The first ever week dedicated to visibility, awareness, and dialogue. We're kick… https://t.co/Uusm8IqN9l
Retweeted by oiselle"I was 18 when I was told repeatedly that I wasn’t 'really’' black by my college teammates. But when I was 19, UCSD… https://t.co/374AS9pQrj
Retweeted by oiselle“Today Katie did more than support a friend who she met through running with Oiselle. She gave me something I haven… https://t.co/HuyLqqjRul
5/31
2020
@runyogadoughnut Our goal right now is to have more available in mid-summer, in our new-for-fall colors. 🍂It's not leftover fabric -- it's extra fierce. (And super breathable and stretchy. Basically superhero gear.) Airf… https://t.co/GfDKWJb7RaHow I feel about being a BLACK track & Fiekd athlete in America . https://t.co/OGCOerpYF8
Retweeted by oiselle @TonyaHancock @oiselle_sally 🙊 @rebecca_mehra @eetempleton For pro legs only, at the moment. But that could change -- you know how we are! 😅On this day (29 May) in 1954, in Birmingham UK, Diane Leather, largely unheralded in comparison to Roger Bannister’… https://t.co/yZzAxykFhG
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5/30
2020
Then check out the rest of the *free* #MeaningThruMovement Tour events happening online now throughout the summer,… https://t.co/1fx4zRybtz
5/29
2020

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