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WSF-Funded University of Michigan Study Finds Parents with Traditional Beliefs About Gender May Shortchange Daughters

Parents with the most traditional beliefs about masculinity and femininity are likelier to view pay-to-play sports fees as too high for daughters compared with sons, a new study from the University of Michigan School of Kinesiology suggests.

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Black History Makers: Ten of the Best

American Wilma Rudolph on the award podium with Dorothy Hyman and G. Leone after winning the gold medal in the 200 meter sprint at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, Italy. (Photo by: Hulton Deutch/Getty Images)

In celebration of February's Black History Month, we are sharing the stories of ten incredible history-making athletes, who are also some of the best of all-time.

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This Is Your Brain On Sports

We’ve got a surefire way to improve your GPA this semester or your performance at work during these long, cold winter months. It doesn’t involve a quick fix or a miracle drug or a revolutionary new technique. All it takes is a little old-fashioned physical activity – an idea we’ve believed in all along and an one that science is beginning to prove more and more.

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Ponytails and Hockey Pucks

As the hockey store manager slid the hulking shoulder pads over my child’s shoulders and then tightened the shin and elbow pads, I watched in awe at the mountain of stuff now velcroed to my eight-year-old. One part of me wondered, “How the heck will I ever get all this stuff on the kid by myself?” While in the other part of my brain, a red sign flashed DANGER! What was I getting us into?

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#WSFCELEBRATES40: Healthy Living Tweet Chat with Laila Ali

Laila Ali - sitting President of the Women's Sports Foundation.

As our #WSFCELEBRATES40 anniversary celebration continues on social media, last Friday we hosted a live Twitter Q&A with former WSF President Laila Ali. As a mother of two with a buzzing career, Laila answered fans healthy living questions with real, first-hand expert advice. Keep reading for some of the best fan questions and Laila's great answers.

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