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Women's History: Women in Sports


Women in the Olympics

Getting into the Games Women and the Olympics By: Elizabeth L. Maurer August 10, 2016 National Women's History Museum 

American Women in the Olympics

Did you know that in the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games there were nearly two female athletes to every three male athletes and forty-four percent of the events were open to women? This exhibit looks at the women involved in the Olympics over the past 100 years.


Other Books

Historic Women of Achievement

Babe Didrikson Zaharias - Track, Golf

Sonja Henie - Ice Skating

Nadia Comaneci - Gymnastics


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