The proposed labor agreement would dramatically increase player salaries and provide paid maternity leave, among other benefits.
The legislation would force competitions held on state-granted land or property to reward male and female competitors equally.
Each day I encounter people paralyzed with fear of the unknown. They have no idea what their potential is professionally, physically, and emotionally because they are too afraid to expose themselves to failure. I know because I was that person.
In March of 2016, five members of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team (USWNT) filed a wage discrimination complaint against the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).
Have a goal in mind. Whether you're training for a marathon or working at building strength in your muscles, set small goals
The London Games were the first to achieve women Olympians for each delegation, and the Rio Games are building on that. I am particularly proud that for the first time in Olympic history, more than 45 percent of the athletes competing in the Games of the 31st will be women.
U.S. Women's National Team players say they are paid 25 percent less than members of the men's team.
Each woman attributed her participation in sports with elevating her confidence, deepening her sense of self-esteem and pushing her to be and strive for more in her life.
"I never set out to be this role model."
ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue hits newsstands on July 10th. Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin and heptathlete Chantae McMillan
Her recovery ushered in a deeper connection and appreciation of her body. “It gave me a new perspective on my life. I realized
The race organizer tried to physically throw her out of the race, but she successfully completed the marathon.
Even with history made today, I'm sure there's already another milestone now in Serena's sights: Steffi Graf's impressive
Professional cycling represents more than just elite athleticism. Cycling represents movement and freedom. Around the world, bicycles can make the difference in a young girl getting to school, or villagers getting to a polling station.
Mixing young girlhood and sexuality and selling it to male sports fans is ... just creepy.