#Female Athletes

  • Article: Caster Semenya Won’t Be Allowed to Defend Her World Championship Title After Court Ruling

    Caster Semenya Won’t Be Allowed to Defend Her World Championship Title After Court Ruling

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 31, 2019

    The Olympian said she'll “fight for the human rights of all female athletes concerned". Read more

  • Article: Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 20, 2019

    Dutee Chand recently opened up about her same-sex relationship in an interview. Read more

  • Article: Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “This isn’t just a female athlete’s story. This is every single woman’s story on planet earth.” Read more

  • Article: These Women Completed the Tour de France a Day Before the Men for an Important Reason

    These Women Completed the Tour de France a Day Before the Men for an Important Reason

    By Daniele Selby|July 30, 2018

    The Tour de France has been a men-only race for 115 years. Read more

  • Article: These 18 Athletes Are Smashing Gender Conventions

    These 18 Athletes Are Smashing Gender Conventions

    From Malala Fund|Feb. 9, 2018

    Malala Fund is putting the spotlight on incredible women and girls in the sporting world. Read more

  • Article: Nike’s New Hijab for Muslim Athletes Is Now Available Worldwide

    Nike’s New Hijab for Muslim Athletes Is Now Available Worldwide

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Dec. 1, 2017

    “To help advance the conversation around hijabs and Muslim women in sports.” Read more

  • Article: Drop Everything and Watch Under Armour’s New Ad Campaign Celebrating Female Athletes

    Drop Everything and Watch Under Armour’s New Ad Campaign Celebrating Female Athletes

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 20, 2017

    “We wanted to tell global stories that tap into a truth that any woman can see and resonate with." Read more

  • Article: This Woman Just Ran an 800-Meter Race While Pregnant to Inspire Women Everywhere

    This Woman Just Ran an 800-Meter Race While Pregnant to Inspire Women Everywhere

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|June 26, 2017

    Alysia Montaño is a literal superhero. Read more