Ashley Hicks' And Toni Carey's Life On The Up(1:57)
The ah-ha! moment came when Ashley Hicks and Toni Carey were at a race and realized they were the only black women among the sea of women running that day. Hicks and Carey founded Black Girls Run! in 2009 to motivate fellow African-Americans to get healthy and fit. Their running groups are now spread around the country with tens of thousands of members.