Marc-Olivier Brouillette, vegan American footballer

Marc-Olivier Brouillette is an American Football player playing in the Canadian National Football League. Playing as a Linebacker or Safety, the 185 cm (6ft 1) vegan has enjoyed a long career in the sport.

Marc-Olivier joined the Montreal Alouettes in May 2010 and played 103 games in which he registered 195 tackles, 31 special teams tackles and 5 interceptions. Read More... “Marc-Olivier Brouillette, vegan American footballer”

Anastasia Zinchenko, vegan powerlifter and bodybuilder

Anastasia Zinchenko has been competing in powerlifting for several years, recording some high profile placings and impressive totals. She’s competed in the 63kg and 72 kg weight classes, and taken regional UK titles, national placings – and competed internationally.

In 2014 she won the BDFPA All Midlands Championships 72 kg weight class and took second in the 2014 British Universities Powerlifting Championship 63 kg class. Read More... “Anastasia Zinchenko, vegan powerlifter and bodybuilder”

Pam Boteler, vegan sprint canoeist

Pam Boteler is a retired sprint canoeist who has made history in a number of ways.

She started competitive sprint canoeing in 2000 at age 32, at a time when women were banned from national championship events. Pam was the first woman to compete in canoe at the 2000 US National Sprint/Kayak Championships, competing against the men in the intermediate class, which was a bridge class for men jumping from the junior to senior rank. Read More... “Pam Boteler, vegan sprint canoeist”

Ariel Rosenfeld, vegan ultradistance runner

Ariel Rosenfeld has been recognised for several years as a leading ultramarathon runner in Israel.  He has also gained respect internationally and taken on extremely tough events outside his home country.

He won Sovev Emek, the most prominent Israeli ultramarathon four times in recent years, winning the 61km race in 2011, 2012 and 2014 and the longer 100km course in 2013.  Read More... “Ariel Rosenfeld, vegan ultradistance runner”

Melody Schoenfeld, vegan powerlifter

Success in powerlifting has given Melody Schoenfeld’s records at State and National level, and the petite American has shown enormous strength in kettlebell, old time strongman challenges and unusual challenges such as bar bending. 

She has broken California state records for all three lifts (bench press, squat and deadlift), and in 2015 was awarded the USPA National record for bench, deadlift and total in the women’s 40-44 age category. Read More... “Melody Schoenfeld, vegan powerlifter”