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Opinion: Equal opportunity in sports gives women life-long skills

September 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

By: Taryn Ashdown I owe a lot of my success and personal growth to sports. Throughout the years I have been given so much satisfaction every time I’ve had opportunity to lace up my hockey skates. Although I am no longer a hockey player, I’m so grateful that I have the chance to play if I wish. Not playing was my choice. But so many women around the world are not given this choice to engage in athletics. The benefits of sport stretch so far beyond health, and it is a topic I believe is absolutely worthy of being addressed. . . . Read more