Lisa Leslie, former WNBA player and actor, thinks beauty and strength are not mutually exclusive. Photo, Quote
97% of women in C-Suite positions reported playing sports as children . Business Insider reports that sports teach girls motivational skills, team building, and the ability to see projects through to completion. The leadership skills and competitive attitude taught through sports serve women well: 61% of the women
Snapchat just rolled out its biggest update yet. What is the Update? Snapchat, a popular photo-sharing app, allows users to send friends disappearing photo messages and create 24-hour long "stories" that post to their profiles. We first featured the app in 2016, but Snapchat has a
Seun Adigun, captain of the newly formed Nigerian Olympic Bobsled Team, is making history. No African nation has ever participated in the Olympic bobsledding event, and this year Nigeria is slated to be the first (Fortune). Adigun began her Olympic career in Track and Field, but
Just how far have women come since the start of the Olympic Games? The “2016 Women in the Olympic Movement Factsheet,” published by the International Olympic Committee contains some cool facts. The first women to participate in the Olympics did so in Paris in 1900.
Who we are: Scarlet Batchelor, founder and CEO of COEO Fitness. My company: We're a fitness network that recognizes that instructors are the powerful nucleus of the booming boutique fitness industry. www.coeofitness.com Our sports hero: Brandi Chastain. Because not only is she a 2-time olympic gold medalist, but in 1999 when
Who we are: Carly Elizabeth Beyar, Shannon Fay, and Alanna Locast, founders of SoccerGrlProbs. My company: We have made it our mission to support and encourage the well-being and positive self-image of young female athletes everywhere. We aim to inspire the idea of a strong, confident, positive female