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Black History Month – Female Athletes Who Changed the World

Can you imagine a sports world without the Williams sisters, Jackie Joyner Kersee or Gabby Douglas? It’s pretty difficult to picture, but there once was a time when women weren’t allowed to compete.  And there was also a time when black athletes weren’t allowed to be on the same playing field as white people. Fortunately, …

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National Girls & Women in Sports Day

Happy National Girls & Women in Sports Day #NGWSD

Our friends at Up2UsSports and Coach Across America put together this great infographic to celebrate the 30th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day, a national observance celebrating the extraordinary achievements of women and girls in sports. Lots of important info that everyone should know!Related Posts Jennie Finch Talks Softball, Women’s Sports Today in History: Billie Jean King …

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Five year old cancer survivor Leah Still is a Wheaties champion

On Tuesday, Cincinnati Bengals tackle Devon Still posted a photo to Instagram of a very special gift from General Mills– a framed, special edition Wheaties box with his daughter Leah gracing the cover. With that cover, Leah has joined some pretty elite company without ever playing a sport. Leah, 5, became a champion over the last …

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Ronda Rousey: I can beat Floyd Mayweather in no-rules fight

Undefeated UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey says she believes she could beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a no-rules fight. During an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit on Monday a fan asked the 28-year-old star if she could beat the boxing champion in a “ruleless” fight. Rousey admits that Mayweather would “definitely” beat her in …

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