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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 »

Female Athletes Who Overcame Adversity While Making Olympic History

Training for the Olympics is already a challenge, but it's made even more difficult when you have the odds stacked against you. Let's take a look at some of the 2016 female athletes who have made Olympic history despite their circumstances and hardships. Read More »

#OlympianMAKERS: Everything You Need to Know for the 2016 Summer Games

The 2016 Rio Olympics are officially underway and we're celebrating by sharing with you the sport events we are most looking forward to watching, some fun Olympic facts, and our favorite Olympian MAKERS. Read More »

2016 Rio Olympics Viewing Guide: What to Watch, Where, and When

The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio kick off Friday, August 5, and will feature 42 sports and 306 medal events over the following 17 days. Read More »

This Is How Fast Canada Women's Soccer Team Made Olympic History

Within 20 seconds of the match in Rio, Janine Beckie scored the first goal for Canada — the fastest in Olympic men's and women's soccer history. Read More »

It's Official: These Sports Will Be Back for the 2020 Olympic Games

After not being approved to participate in the Olympic Games after 2008, softball and baseball players around the world are ecstatic to hear Wednesday's news. Their sports have, in fact, been voted back into the competition and will be set to play in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Read More »

NBA Pulls All-Star Game in North Carolina Over Transgender Discrimination Law

Earlier this year a bill was signed in North Carolina that prevents transgender individuals to use public bathrooms for the sex they identify with. Read More »

Get to Know the USA Women's Sevens Rugby Squad

Ground-breaking history continues, as women's rugby will be played for the first time at the 2016 Olympics. USA Rugby announced the 12 athletes who will represent Team USA: Read More »

Here Are All The Women Who Won Big at the 2016 ESPYs

When it comes down to it, some of the most incredible women of the past few years are athletes. Read More »

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