Bootilicious woman booted from waterpark

2013-07-05 08:05

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Missouri - While some cower under towels, others embrace their body shape and size. One US woman with a fuller figure did exactly that, only to be booted out of a waterpark for being too uhmm... bootilicious. reports, Madelyn Sheaffer had just lost 45 kilograms (100 pounds) and felt confident enough in her skin to wear a bikini to the Adventure Oasis Water Park.

But after being asked to cover up or leave Sheaffer decided to speak out. Sheaffer told a local news network she felt singled out for her age as well as victimised for body discrimination.

According to the report, she was in the swimming pool with her family when employees of the park asked her to put on a pair of shorts, allegedly complaining her bottoms were too small. After confronting management about what she considered discrimination, she was asked to leave if she didn’t comply.

Sheaffer, who has since filed an official complaint, says that the younger girls at the pool wore similar swimsuits and were not being told to cover up.

“There are 16- or 18-year-old girls wearing just the same amount and no one’s criticizing them or making them feel ashamed or feel uncomfortable in their bodies,” Sheaffer said.

Here's is a video of her in her bikini. Do you think the waterpark is being unfair, tell us in the comments or email us if you've experienced something similar while on holiday? -


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