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These Women Are On Their Way to Becoming Nigeria's First Bobsled Team

Three women are seeking to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea as the first Nigerian bobsled team in history. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwum... Read More »

Get Ready, Because Cheerleading Could Officially Become An Olympic Sport

Confirmed: The International Olympic Committee has spirit. The committee voted Tuesday to officially recognize cheerleading. According to The New York... Read More »

MAKERS UK Cause Spotlight: Christine Ohuruogu

Christine Ohuruogu is no stranger to succe . The 32-year old British track and field athlete has represented the United Kingdom on multiple occasions,... 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.... Read More »

Female Olympic Athletes are Killing It in the New Nike Campaign

We already know female athletes dominated the Rio Olympics, and even though the Summer Games are over, their achievements are far from over. A new Nik... 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. Swimmer Katie Ledecky and gymnast... Read More »

Top Moments When Women Ruled Rio

The United States nearly swept the 2016 Summer Games winning 121 medals, the most out of any country. But can you gue how many of those medals were w... Read More »

American Boxer Claressa Shields Made History With Her Second Olympic Gold

We've talked a lot about Team USA making history this Olympics, because, well, those athletes just can't be stopped (U-S-A!). And now there's another... 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 celebrate. Gwen Jorgensen became the first Americ... Read More »

It's Official: USA Women Have More Olympic Medals Than Men, Again

As soon as Ashley Spencer cro ed the finish line on Thursday, achieving bronze in the women's 400-meter hurdles, Team USA officially hit the 100-medal... Read More »

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