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Rio 2016

Get to Know Some of the Female Athletes to Watch at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

From September 7-15, Rio will debut round two of the world's best athletes as they come together to compete in the 2016 Paralympic Games. Read More »

These British Paralympian Women Are Ready to Make A Big Splash at Rio 2016

As the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games open on 7th September, we take a look at some of the women who will be part of Team GB, setting their sights on gold. Jordanne Whiley MBE Read More »

What Female Olympians Really Think About the Rio Games' Sexism Problem

American female athletes outperformed men in Rio. It's a simple fact: Women won 61 medals for the U.S., men won 55. Read More »

Gwen Jorgensen Won America's First Olympic Triathlon Gold Medal

Team USA made history and broke records like crazy this Olympics, and we have yet another victory to Read More »

Team USA Women Make History: Sweep Podium for 100-Meter Hurdle

In yet another amazing feat for women in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Team USA's three female 'trackletes' swept the podium of the 100-meter h Read More »

These Female Athletes Proved That Age Is But a Number

We see it over and over again in sports — men and women whose ages just cannot compete with their undeniable abilities nor stop them from thriving. Read More »

This Satirical Article Hilariously Pokes Fun At Sexist Commentary About Female Olympians

In her recent satirical article, "Some Guy's Wife Wins Gold Medal At Rio Olympics," for Bustle,  Read More »

These Olympian MAKERS Define What It Means to Be a Winner After Recovering From Loss

With so much excitement surrounding breaking records and winning medals at the 2016 Summer Games, the competing athletes who came close to being awarded those shiny medals are frequently overshadowed. Read More »

Team USA's Swim Team Rocks Out in a Very Relatable "Carpool Karaoke"

It's not every day you get to watch a YouTube video featuring familiar faces singing karaoke and feel as though you can actually relate. Read More »

You Have to See This Heartwarming Olympic Proposal

The Olympics always brings to light a ton of heartwarming stories about the athletes competing, but now, one of those stories played out on the actual competition field in Rio. Yes, it's finally happened — an athlete got a marriage proposal in the middle of the Games. Read More »

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