Greenletes Podcast

A Vegetarian Mountaineer On A Mission - with Jenn Drummond

July 14, 2021 Natalie Rizzo, MS, RD Season 1 Episode 24
Greenletes Podcast
A Vegetarian Mountaineer On A Mission - with Jenn Drummond
Show Notes

In this episode, Natalie chats with Jenn Drummond, creator of Bold Brave Beautiful. Jenn is a mountaineer and mom of seven that is on a mission to become the first woman to climb The Seven Second Summits (the second-tallest mountains on each continent). 

In this episode, Natalie and Jenn discuss: 

  • Growing up abroad and how that shaped Jenn as a person and an athlete 
  • Surviving a fatal car crash and the role it played in igniting a passion for climbing 
  • What training is involved to be the first woman to complete the Seven Second Summits 
  • About the hikes. Are you carrying everything you need on your back?
  • How to factor in nutrition for the hike and how many calories she eats while hiking 
  • How to keep your meals balanced and fuel yourself as a vegetarian mountaineer and athlete 
  • Balancing being a mountaineer and mom to seven kids


Resources: 

Follow Jenn on IG or visit her website
Check out her summit notes  

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