Why Female Athletes Aren’t As Popular As They Should Be
Hockey superstar Hayley Wickenheiser is known for her ability to skate up the ice and put the puck in the net. Soccer star Christine Sinclair grabs the attention of soccer fans with her speed on the field. These female athletes are household names to some sports fans, but they’re often overlooked by the majority of them.
We are a community of women who are trying to make a difference in sports. We are mentors, but we are also role models for the young women that require leadership from behind the bench. But most of the time we don’t get the recognition we deserve for being a positive influence on girls.