To celebrate the 29th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day, organizations and leaders from the National Girls & Women in Sports Day Coalition will gather in Washington, D.C. on February 4 to recognize the advancement of girls’ and women’s sports and to discuss how to reduce the numbers of concussions in sports. Game On!, this year’s theme, will focus on what schools can do to protect all student-athletes.
We honored the 28th Annual NGWSD with a briefing on Capitol Hill featuring champion athletes whose own personal success...
Meet the athlete who represented us on Capitol Hill for NGWSD 2014
With general information, tips and a checklist, our Community Action Kit is designed to help you plan, organize, promote and host your own NGWSD activities.
CDC reports show that the number of reported concussions has doubled in the last 10 years. While concussions are typically talked about as an issue affecting male athletes, our research shows that females participating in high school sports now have a higher incidence rate of sport-related concussions than do males.
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