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Gender Equity in Athletics and Sports

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Athletics and Title IX Resources
The following listings include a variety (though not all) of online links to organizations and resources to prevent sex discrimination in athletics programs and activities in education. more>>

Title IX: Athletics and Sports
Learn about the history and challenges related to Title IX and atletics and how you can take this law into your own hands. more>>

Sports & the Disabled
Athletes of all kinds face difficult challenges in their sport. Disabled athletes are often doubly challenged, like having to bike with no sight or ski on only one leg. Learn more about disabled athletes and the strides that they are making in our Sports and the Disabled section. more>>

Empowering Women in Sports
Check out our 1995 report on Empowering Women in Sports for more information about how exercise effects women in high school, college, amateur, and professional sports and barriers and myths relating to gender equity. more>>

Women in the Olympics
Forty-four percent of all Olympic athletes in the 2004 Athens Games were women - the highest percentage ever! more>>