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Professional Rugby Player Phaidra Knight signs with Heraea Marketing
by HeraeaMarketing
posted May 8, 2013 at 8:18pm

Phaidra Knight chooses the right team...more

We've Got Spirit Yes We Do...We've Got Spirit How About You: Should Cheerleading be a Sport?
by SportyEsquire
posted March 20, 2013 at 3:49pm

Today I tackle the age-old question.  No, not what came first; the chicken or the egg.  The other age-old question: Is cheerleading a sport?  Since there may not be a consensus on the correct answer to this question for quite some time; I&r...more

Just for women sports 24/7 coming our way
by HeraeaMarketing
posted February 12, 2013 at 7:46pm

Sports Channel for Women TV...more

How Perfectionism Undermines an Athletes Performance
by Loren Fogelman
posted November 16, 2011 at 12:35am

Sometimes we get in our own way. Do you know what I mean? Recently I have been working with one of the contestants for Dancing with the Rogue Valley Stars....more

Women 100 years ago Exercise Workout Video
by LostCentury
posted May 11, 2011 at 1:53pm


Lauren Froderman: Living the Dream
by anngaff
posted April 25, 2011 at 10:20am

At the Gatorade G Series FIT launch party in Beverly Hills, I caught up with 2010 So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD) winner Lauren Froderman who talked about what she's been up to since her win, how SYTYCD changed her life and why she tried out in the fi...more

Amelia Cooke and the ballerina-action heroine nexus
by Athletic Women Blog
posted February 15, 2011 at 1:30pm

I have commented before on the apparently easy transition afforded ballerinas when they decide to take up action roles in film or television. The foremost example of this would of course be Jennifer Garner, but there are others too (e.g., Summer Glau). It...more

Tess Kielhamer action reel
by Athletic Women Blog
posted November 5, 2010 at 6:04pm

Tess Kielhamer proves a maxim of mine: never mess with a ballerina. ...more

Disturbing Video of Girls’ Dance
by One Sport Voice
posted May 13, 2010 at 3:52pm

I became aware of this video, via a friend’s post on Facebook (thanks EH). It is a video of girls who appear to be between the ages of 8-10 years of age, dancing to Beyonce’s “Put A Ring On It”. Despite the face these girls are great dancers, this...more

Who's haute? Chelsie Hightower
by A Glam Slam
posted March 18, 2010 at 6:34pm

When we think of "sports," dancing is not typically the first thing that comes to mind. But not only is dancing physically commanding because it requires both strength and stamina, it is also extremely competitive.  Chelsie Hightower is a professional b...more

Lenda Murray dancing
by Athletic Women Blog
posted March 4, 2010 at 10:56pm

Lenda Murray, eight-time Ms. Olympia, the greatest female bodybuilder ever, seems to have a talent for dance too, as seen here in video taken at the 2009 Lenda Murray Bodybuilding Championships. Perhaps a stint on DWTS (which, boo! doesn't have a female a...more

More universities add competitive cheer... I mean, "Team Stunt and Gymnastics"
by Title IX Blog
posted November 6, 2009 at 11:35am

A <a href="http://title-ix.blogspot.com/Team and individual stats will be compiled during four compulsory stunting rounds, followed by each team's uniquely choreographed final routine judged for its degree of difficulty and the ability of its performer...more

Natalie Coughlin exits DWTS too soon
by Athletic Women Blog
posted October 21, 2009 at 12:14pm

Dancing with the Stars gave the wrong verdict last night, by eliminating Natalie Coughlin from the competition. My opinion, one shared by others I see, is that Natalie is a much stronger dancer than some of the stars left in the competition. (At least my ...more

Natalie Coughlin in the limelight
by Athletic Women Blog
posted September 9, 2009 at 3:56pm

A dash of fame comes with winning eleven Olympic medals, but even that might not be enough to prepare an athlete for what happens when she is cast in a popular prime-time television show. I have argued that Natalie Coughlin deserves far greater recogniti...more

Contortion: a confluence of artistry and athleticism
by Athletic Women Blog
posted August 31, 2009 at 4:18pm

A title in need of no further explanation than this enchanting performance by aerial contortionist Sabrina Aganier: ...more

Where are they now?: Sonics Dancers
by Jayda Evans: Womens Hoops Blog
posted August 26, 2009 at 8:47pm

Another thing missed about not having a NBA team is having a dance group over the age of 20. The former Sonics Dance Team performers have dispersed themselves all over Washington since their team departed to Oklahoma City. Now the women have either compl...more

Getting urban girls into the game: Dance first?
by Fair Game News
posted June 16, 2009 at 1:54pm

By Lauren Taylor It is the quiet story behind the high-profile victories of women’s athletics:  After thirty years of Title IX, after the superstardom of Mia Hamm, Michelle Wie, and Venus Williams, even after the advocacy of groups like the Women’s ...more

Dear Texas Politicians - Gymnastics, Karate and Dance are NOT Daycare
by Sports Girls Play
posted March 31, 2009 at 1:19pm

The politicians in Texas are trying to regulate kids’ skill based sports programs under the same auspices as childcare. Here is an excerpt from an email I received: Senate Bill 68 overview: If you have children who train 10 hours or more  a week in...more

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