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Inventors of the First Sports Bra Inducted into Hall of Fame

by MaryAnne Gucciardi February 26, 2020 2 min read

Corie Barry: From Rugby Field to CEO

Corie Barry: From Rugby Field to CEO

by MaryAnne Gucciardi October 29, 2019 1 min read

Passing on the Stories of our Female Athletes

Passing on the Stories of our Female Athletes

by MaryAnne Gucciardi February 21, 2019 2 min read


Kathrine Switzer: First Woman to Enter the Boston Marathon

Kathrine Switzer: First Woman to Enter the Boston Marathon

by MaryAnne Gucciardi April 14, 2018 1 min read

Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy

by MaryAnne Gucciardi January 18, 2016 1 min read

  On this day honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., I will take the time to read his speech from The March on Washington in 1963, often called the “I Have a Dream” speech. As always, I am moved by the eloquence and power of his words. I am grateful for the efforts, sacrifices, and courageous ...

5 Running Tips for Non-Runners

by Celia July 29, 2015 2 min read

Since my mother is such a powerful and voracious runner, I’m often asked “do you run?” The inquiry always puzzles me. Am I talented at running? No. Do I have what is traditionally considered a runner’s body type? Probably not. Recently, though, I’ve been really inspired by body-positive campaigns that work to divorce physical activities ...

My Mother Never Ceases to Amaze Me

by Celia July 25, 2015 1 min read

Let me begin by saying my mother is the coolest woman I know. She is a loyal friend, dedicated teacher, and incredible parent. One of the greatest loves of her life is running, but she wasn’t always the talented distance athlete she is now. Growing up, she was an actress, French enthusiast, and a cheerleader. When ...

What’s So Great about the Women’s World Cup?

by MaryAnne Gucciardi June 26, 2015 2 min read

  My inspiration for Dragonwing girlgear was sparked on the sidelines of North Carolina soccer fields, and I still watch hundreds of girls’ soccer games each year. So you won’t be surprised to hear that I LOVE the Women’s World Cup. My reasons are personal — the level of play is amazing and the stories of ...

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