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Where Are All The Women Coaches? (WATCH)

Where Are All The Women Coaches? (WATCH)

10. 8.2012
There are 122 teams in the NBA, NFL, MLB, and NHL, and all of these pro sports franchises have one thing in common. None employ a single...
Making Progress in Women's Sports

Making Progress in Women's Sports

09.19.2012
If women are going to be taken more seriously as athletes, to reach the same level as Men's Athletics, it has to start with the little...
Washington Post Investigates Super Important Issue Of 'Throwing Like A Girl'

Washington Post Investigates Super Important Issue Of 'Throwing Like A Girl'

09.12.2012
Ok, so, yes, women can create life inside their bodies, but what the fuck is up with how bad they are at throwing? Science investigates. First...

I Stand Up For Women Athletes

09. 4.2012
I was on the track team in my high school for three years, and was one of the best girls on the team. But even though I was a great runner,...
D.C. Olympic Dreaming

D.C. Olympic Dreaming

08.14.2012
D.C. didn't get the Olympics, but the Trinity Center for Women and Girls in Sports stands as a thriving legacy of that effort, providing...

The Olympics & American Politics

08.14.2012
Of course the individual athletes who won the medals deserve the credit for their achievements. But many of them never would have had the...
For Girls, Sports Are More Than 'Just A Game'

For Girls, Sports Are More Than 'Just A Game'

08.10.2012
Among the most effective tools in the girls' leadership tool box, believe it or not, is a ball. Put a girl who has never played soccer...
The Olympics Prove That Americans Want To Watch Women's Sports

The Olympics Prove That Americans Want To Watch Women's Sports

08. 9.2012
From Gabby Douglas to Alex Morgan, women are being hailed as the stars of the 2012 Olympics, at least for American audiences. The Baltimore...
NFL's First Female Official Isn't Intimidated

NFL's First Female Official Isn't Intimidated

08. 7.2012
The NFL's first female official is welcoming her role as a sports pioneer. Shannon Eastin says she's excited and a bit nervous but not...
7 Sports Where Women Have Bested Men

7 Sports Where Women Have Bested Men

08. 3.2012
1. Equestrian The equestrian events are some of the few where women compete against men (the other is sailing), and women have medalled...

Off the Sidelines and Onto the Field: New Opportunities to Learn About Girls' Participation in Sports

08. 2.2012
With the 2012 London Olympics underway, for the first time all participating countries are fielding both female and male athletes. While...
What Was Your 'Almost Olympic' Moment? Send Us A Childhood Photo!

What Was Your 'Almost Olympic' Moment? Send Us A Childhood Photo!

07.27.2012
So, the London 2012 Olympics are here. That means that over the next two weeks, millions of people, many of us less-than-sportif, will...
'I Had Waited My Whole Life For This, And Now I Couldn’t Wait To Be Done'

'I Had Waited My Whole Life For This, And Now I Couldn’t Wait To Be Done'

07.27.2012
I had waited my whole life for this, and now I couldn’t wait to be done with the Olympics, so that I could be done with the Karolyis....
9 Awesome Books By Female Olympians

9 Awesome Books By Female Olympians

07.24.2012
With the opening ceremonies approaching this Friday, we're celebrating the 2012 Olympics with must reads by some of our favorite female...