• Nathalie Huerta's Queer Gym Is Honoring LGBTQ+ Bodies

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    On a bright Friday morning in May, I walk up to The Perfect Sidekick Queer Gym in Oakland, CA. Outside, a garage door proclaims " You know you're curious. .. " and a rainbow flag hangs on the door. Owner Nathalie Huerta , an NASM-certified personal trainer and self-described "CEO of Making Sh*t Happen," and her wife, MJ, are waiting for me under the pull-up bars between clients.
    A heavy tire rests in front of the closed garage door near the weight benches and battle ropes. Black floor mats absorb the sound of my steps, and not a single mirror reflects back at me. In the back room, a few...
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