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National Girls and Women in Sports Day


Updated July 28, 2013

Event: National Girls and Women in Sports Day

Date: Every February

Location: Schools, colleges, universities, community centers, parks

Organizer: National Association for Girls and Women in Sports (NAGWS), a division of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

What to do: Attend a special event celebrating female athletes. Sports educators, coaches, athletic directors, recreation directors, students, and parents plan these celebrations, which might include a field day, 5K walk, or presentation on gender equity. These events may be held throughout the month of February.

You can also honor girls in sport this month or anytime by taking your daughter to a college or pro women's sports event. See 10 ways to support women's sports at the NAGWS site.

For more information: National Girls and Women in Sports Day site

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