posts tagged: Athlete

Sporty Girls Matter

Today we celebrate the 31st National Girls & Women in Sports Day.  How cool is that, huh?! A day for us sporty girls!!  This year’s theme is Empowering Opportunity. My hope is that all girls who want to play sports, … Keep Reading…

A #TBT to #PennRelays

Some of my greatest memories, and dare I say – moments, in my athletic career were at The Penn Relays.  Today kicks of the 121st year of the three day relay carnival. What’s so special about Penn?  It’s the 45,000+ … Keep Reading…

How Champions are Made

Today is National Student Athlete Day.  A day to recognize student-athlete achievement both on and off the playing field.  For me, being a student-athlete was one of the best parts of my college experience.  Not only did I gain an … Keep Reading…

Happy National Running Day!

    What do you think of the cool badge I made for National Running Day?  Get yours here.  .And after you get creative customizing your badge, check out the other cool ways you can commemorate National Running Day.  Tonight … Keep Reading…

Rambling About: Pro cyclist Alison Powers’ historic win

I am a huge professional cycling fan and watch cycling every chance I can get.  In fact, my latest young adult novel features a cyclist on a junior developmental squad.  But back to the blog… Women’s cycling isn’t featured as … Keep Reading…

What’s Your Passion?

I realized a couple years ago that my passion is girls and sports.  Sports changed my life and I can honestly say, that without sports, I wouldn’t be where I am today.  Sports has taught me perseverance, persistence and drive … Keep Reading…