Ashley Mateo


Ashley Mateo is a freelance writer and editor specializing in health and fitness. She's passionate about wellness and how to realistically stay fit and active in our daily lives. In 2017, Ashley left a full-time magazine position to pursue full-time freelancing while traveling—and running—all over the world. You can follow Ashley on Instagram @ashleymateo.

  • Ashley has a degree in magazine journalism from Boston University
  • She has also written for Shape, SELF, Health, RunnersWorld, Bicycling, Men's Journal, Well + Good, and mindbodygreen
  • She is a UESCA-certified running coach 


Ashley has written for Shape, SELF, Health, RunnersWorld, Bicycling, Men's Journal, Well + Good, and mindbodygreen, among other publications.


Ashley has a degree in magazine journalism from Boston University.

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