Women’s Sports Film Festival

This weekend will mark the first inaugural Women’s Sports Film Festival in Oakland, California. This sensational trailer makes me want to start driving there now, while I am currently in Ocean City, Maryland on a writing retreat/mini vacation. So it’s not like I’m holed up in an office somewhere. I wish I’d known sooner! After checking out…

Look at That Face!

Meet Sydney McLaughlin who is the youngest USA Track and Field Olympian since 1972. How determined is she? Just one look at that face and, WOW! Doesn’t it make you want to run as fast as you can and effortlessly glide over a hurdle that sits 30 inches above ground? Thank you espnW Twitter and…

Fencing Anyone?

With 42 sports in the Rio Olympics (15 days and counting), there are probably a few that you may not know too much about. If you’re like me, fencing is one of them. I know that this sport looks like a medieval duel. But the matches can happen so fast that it is often hard…

Raging on a Rager

“Fools give full vent to their rage, but the wise bring calm in the end.” Proverbs 29:11 I am so not proud of this but I went full FOOL the other day as another driver and I got into a bit of a melee. Honest to goodness, I lost complete control of myself and went…

USA! USA! Olympic Rosters Set

Some of the more “popular” summer Olympic sports like volleyball, gymnastics, basketball, swimming and track and field have solidified their rosters. Are you ready? We are just 23 days away from the opening ceremonies, Friday, August 5. Twenty three days to get your game-face on! So be sure to stop by G3 often to get some…

Gabby gets Mattel Gold

Can you imagine what it would be like to have a Barbie doll made in your very own image? Gabby Douglas sure can! Our young superhero from the 2012 Olympics doesn’t have to imagine anymore, she is the next Barbie “Shero” honoree! A “Shero” is a female hero inspiring girls by breaking boundaries and expanding possibilities…

Serena Rules!

“I love who I am, and I encourage other people to love and embrace who they are. But it definitely wasn’t easy- it took me a while.” Serena Williams, Instagram She’s wise with her words and she’s on fire on the court. Serena Williams latest win at Wimbledon July 9 has brought her twenty-two grand…