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In case you hadn't heard yet, it's Women's History Month. Women are historically excluded from athletics, frequently compensated less than their male counterparts, or not encouraged as kids to participate in sports. We asked a handful of our female ambassadors and athletes how sports has empowered and influenced them in their lives. Here's what they said: Kelly Wild: I am an Olympic weightlifter. Weightlifting has empowered me as a woman because it has made me not only physically strong, but mentally strong as well. Being strong is beautiful! Heather Connor: I compete in the sport of powerlifting. While being pound...

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The trend is clear: Tokyo 2020 was the strongest overall performance by Team USA in decades. We sat down with USAW CEO Phil Andrews for a quick Q&A to talk about how Team USA made it happen.

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