A wrestler, a track star and two endurance cyclists talk about the freedom they've found from cutting, growing out and pulling back their hair.
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).
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.