Nikki Hiltz is moving to Flagstaff, Arizona, to train under Mike Smith alongside Rachel Schneider and Elly Henes and plans to continue racing in their custom “Protect Trans Kids” singlet.
With the latest positive pandemic news, you can celebrate LGBTQ+ pride with virtual and in-person race options, plus other fantastic charity races kicking off this summer.
They came out on National Transgender Day of Visibility. On the track, Nikki Hiltz feels like a weight has been lifted.
Olympic hopefuls will race on Saturday on the brand-new track at Hayward Field, plus Kara Goucher makes her NBC commentary debut.
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The road to the world championships includes one mile in Manhattan, where Hiltz plans to race for the podium—and have a good time doing it.
In her first year as a pro runner, the 1500-meter specialist has grown confidence as an athlete and an LGBTQ advocate, one race at a time.