Uncategorized

Eating Disorders in the World of Ballet

This video contains descriptions of eating disorders and restrictive eating

Nearly 1 in 6 ballet dancers have an eating disorder, according to a study published by the national library of medicine.

‘Love Your Leo’ is a campaign launched by the ballet club at the University of East Anglia aiming to spread the message that you don’t need to be a certain size to wear a leotard or participate in sports.

Credit: Instagram @UEABallet

Now in its third year, the campaign has gone national, with universities across the UK getting involved.

Members of various sports clubs are posting photos of themselves in leotards or tight-fitting sports kit around campus and iconic locations in the city.

Categories: Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s