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Body Image, Family Life, Sports

11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

11 Year Old Schoolgirl Goes From Obese To Olympic Hopeful

Obesity is a huge problem, and not just a health problem. Kids as young as 6 these days suffer from obesity, but instead of giving parents helpful advice and teachers […]

Celebrities, Sports

Ski Champ Lindsey Vonn: “What’s The Point In Being Afraid?”

Ski Champ Lindsey Vonn: “What’s The Point In Being Afraid?”

If we were playing a word association game, what automatically comes to mind when we say the name Lindsey Vonn? Tiger Woods? Divorce? Controversy? Ski champion? Olympics? But what about […]

Sports

Meet Two Female Sochi Olympic Athletes Who Changed The Games Forever

Meet Two Female Sochi Olympic Athletes Who Changed The Games Forever

We gotta give props to Glamour Magazine for publishing an article which included these two female trailblazers in two different winter Olympic Sports. If you haven’t yet seen the documentary […]

Sports

Meet The 1st Female Member Of The Nitro Circus Motocross Team

Meet The 1st Female Member Of The Nitro Circus Motocross Team

Just when you thought motocross and daredevil stunts was only for boys, along comes this woman who is about to change that forever. No she is not a flag girl, […]

Sports

The First Female NBA Referee A Trailblazer For Other Women In Sport

The First Female NBA Referee A Trailblazer For Other Women In Sport

CNN’s Morning show ‘New Day’ recently gave a special report on the NBA’s first female referee and we jumped all over this! Her name is Violet Palmer and she has […]

Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission, Sports

Paralympic Gold Medalist Rejected By Insurance Starts Own Campaign Toward Mobility

Paralympic Gold Medalist Rejected By Insurance Starts Own Campaign Toward Mobility

When you mention the word “healthcare” in a country like America, everyone has an opinion, and inevitably, a story. 24 year old Mallory Weggemann‘s story is that of extreme sorrow, […]

Sports

24 Y/O Iranian Woman Makes History With This Act

24 Y/O Iranian Woman Makes History With This Act

Act of Athleticism and determination that is. Meet Shirin Gerami and get familiar with her name and face because we are certain this is the first of many news stories […]

Body Image, Sports

Paralympian Went From Eating Disorders & Depression To Starting A Body Positive Revolution

Paralympian Went From Eating Disorders & Depression To Starting A Body Positive Revolution

28 Year old Australian Paralympian Jessica Smith has a great story to tell. Not only has she had remarkable achievements in her sporting career, but through some pretty dark times […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

Diana Nyad, the 64 year old endurance swimmer from Florida completed a record-breaking 53 hour swim from Havana, Cuba, to Key West, Florida on Monday, Sept 2nd 2013. Why is […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission, Sports

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

We love a good phoenix story, you know, the stories about people rising from the ashes. Sammy Veall is a 23 year old Aussie Yoga instructor, but definitely not your […]

Sports

EA Sports Gears Up To Bring Women’s Soccer To It’s FIFA Video Games

EA Sports Gears Up To Bring Women’s Soccer To It’s FIFA Video Games

How has this not already happened?! Females make up almost half of the gaming population so it seems like a no brainer that companies like Blizzard, EA Sports and so […]

Entertainment, Sports

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports is no longer a man’s game or a boys club. Women are knocking on the door, changing the landscape both on the field and off, and setting new benchmarks. […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Sports

American Teen Becomes The First Woman To Win 6 Gold Medals At A World Championship

American Teen Becomes The First Woman To Win 6 Gold Medals At A World Championship

If you aren’t familiar with the name Missy Franklin, then get familiar! She is a swimming powerhouse and is set to become one of those legends in sporting history. At […]

Sports, Working Women

Move Over Boys, Meet The First Ever Female NFL Referee

Move Over Boys, Meet The First Ever Female NFL Referee

Sisters are doin’ it for…the sport! That’s right, women are breaking down gender barriers left right and center, and the best part about it is that we receive a lot […]

Sports

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Prima Ballerina Misty Copeland Breaking Ballet Stereotypes

Meet Misty Copeland, if you haven’t already yet. She is a 30 year old ballerina in the American Ballet Theatre. That in itself is a huge achievement, as anyone who […]