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Let's All Aspire to Be Weight-Lifting Grandmas Like Willie Murphy

77-year-old power lifter Willie Murphy is proof that you’re never too old to master new skills. It just takes some practice. Read More »

Remember My Name: Mo'ne Davis to Release Memoir

Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitching phenom who took the sports world by storm with a 70 mph fastball, will release a memoir in March titled Mo'ne Davis: Remember My Name. Read More »

Men's Health Faces Backlash for 'The Secret to Talking Sports with Women'

An article entitled “The Secret to Talking Sports with Any Woman” in Men’s Health has incensed thousands of people online, garnering the magazine over 4800 mentions on Twitter. Read More »

New Footage of 11-Year-Old Sam Gordon Racing Past the Boys in Football

After taking a break to join the Olympic Development Program for soccer, Sam Gordon is back on the football field, dodging boys and making touchdowns. Read More »

MAKERS Cheers On Mo'ne

She's the first girl to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series, inspiring people everywhere to #throwlikeagirl. Read More »

Becky Hammon Makes History as the NBA's First Female Full-Time Coach

Becky Hammon made history this week when she accepted a position as the first full-time, paid female assistant coach in the NBA. Read More »

5 Things to Know About the Only Woman in the Kentucky Derby, Rosie Napravnik

Tonight, amid the excitement of mint juleps and fancy hats, Rosie Napravnik will attempt to make history by becoming the first female jockey to ever win a Kentucky Derby.  Read More »

Congrats to ESPY Nominated Snowboarder and Upcoming MAKER Kelly Clark!

We would like to give a big celebratory shout out to upcoming MAKER, snowboarder Kelly Clark on her 2013 ESPY nomination for Best Female Action Sports Athlete! Read More »

Firsts In Women's Sports History (Photo Gallery)

There's no doubt that there have always been athletic, strong, and talented women, but the opportunity to compete wasn't always there. Read More »