What Would Happen If Male Athletes Were Asked The Same Questions Female Athletes Are Subjected To?
1 minutes | Something's wrong with media coverage of female athletes. Sexist commentary, inappropriate interview questions, and articles commenting on physical appearance not only trivializes a woman’s...
Ask the expert: What is the female athlete triad and how can it be prevented?
Dr. Kathryn Ackerman, medical director of Boston Children’s Female Athlete Program, shares important information about a condition called the female athlete triad and offers tools to keep young athletes healthy, energized and at the top of their game.
Testosterone rules for female athletes 'unscientific'
New rules to reduce naturally high testosterone levels in female athletes have been branded "unscientific". Last year, athletics chiefs ruled women with levels of five nanomoles per litre or more must have hormone treatment before being allowed to compete. But experts, reporting in the British Medical Journal, say there is a lack of evidence about testosterone's effects and the cut-off figure is arbitrary. A decision on the legality of the rules is expected later this month. The International
Pregnancy Nutrition Tips for Female Athletes
See what it takes to maintain a healthy fitness routine during pregnancy. From hydration to protein intake, keep these tips in mind.
20 Lessons for Female Athletes on Training and Life
It's hard out there for a girl who plays a sport and wants to succeed at the highest level both on and off the field.
How Peppermint Patty became an advocate for female athletes
How a Peanuts comic strip character became one of pop culture’s most unapologetic advocates for gender equality in sports.
Why Protein Is So Important For Female Athletes
This important nutrient can help keep you running at every age.
The Most Important Female Athletes Of The Past 20 Years
In honor of ESPN.com's 20th birthday, we asked our experts to choose the most important female athlete of the past two decades. Here are the brilliant performers who had the drive, flair and character to change the way we think of women's sports.
Kendra McAninch is one of the top female athletes in the North
McQueen senior Kendra McAninch is one of the top female athletes in the North.
Tips to Help Female Athletes Reduce Their Risk of Injury
UW Health physician Erin Hammer, MD, explains how female athletes can help avoid injury.
Six Amazing Female Athletes over 55
Looking for a little fitness motivation to keep you going (or encourage you to start up) as you get older? Check out these amazing, accomplished and audacious...
AboutHer.com lists top 50 Saudi female athletes
AboutHer.com lists top 50 Saudi female athletes Updated 28 November 2018 Updated 28 November 2018 Last year, as part of Saudi Arabia’s drive to encourage more female participation in sports and develop a more inclusive sports environment in the country, the Kingdom appointed Princess Reema bint Bandar to head the Saudi Federation for Community Sports (SFCS), making her the first woman in the Kingdom to…
Dove challenges how the media portrays female athletes
Animated billboard in Toronto broadcasts real-time commentary from media outlets
Why Hip Strengthening Is Essential For Female Athletes
Differences in their anatomy make female athletes more susceptible to hip injuries and other problems. Learn how to prevent them from STACK Expert Mo Skelton.
Nurturing strength: Tips for parents of female athletes
Young athletes are under pressure from every angle, athletic, academic, and their own self-expectations. But parents can help them be their best selves.
6 Amazing Female Athletes In American History
Female sports in America seem, superficially, to be on the ascendant. The U.S. women's soccer team kicked butt incredibly memorably this year, Mo'ne Davis nabbed the Sports Illustrated cover as a Little Leaguer, and Serena Williams appears basically …
5 Female Athletes On How They Learned To Love Their Bodies
The female athlete: What makes her different?
Since the passage of Title IX, female athletes have made huge strides in gaining equality on the playing field, but there are differences that the female athlete must contend with that their male counterparts do not. Girls are made differently than boys. They have different hormones, looser ligaments and a wider pelvis. They also have a menst...
Sydney McLaughlin is Gatorade top female athlete
What female athletes need to know about menopause
What active women need to know to maintain their mojo