espnW Presents: Be Honest with Cari Champion

338 days ago

From the espnW Women + Sports Summit, Cari Champion chats with Allyson Felix, one of the most decorated Olympians of all time, about the peaks and valleys of the Rio Games, what keeps her motivated, her life off the track and much more.

My road to 'owning my awesome'

Sarah Spain

On the heels of some Julie Foudy inspiration at the espnW: Women + Sports Summit, Sarah Spain reflects on her path to fully appreciating her gifts, no matter society's mixed messages. Read more ...

espnW Presents: Be Honest with Cari Champion

340 days ago

From the espnW Women + Sports Summit, Cari Champion sits down with longtime friend and colleague Jemele Hill as well as NBPA executive director Michele Roberts to discuss leadership, striving for excellence, the pursuit of one's goals and much more.

Topless in America

Nikky Finney

Nikky Finney has written four books of poetry. This poem is about Paulette Leaphart, who completed a walk from Biloxi to Washington to advance the conversation about cancer. Read more ...

Topless in America

Paulette Leaphart walked topless from Biloxi, Mississippi to Washington, D.C. after being diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer and undergoing a double mastectomy. Poet Nikky Finney honors Leaphart's bravery with an original poem at the espnW summit.