Tag Archives: female athletes

  • Meet Katrin Davidsdottir, the Fittest Woman on Earth (Pics + Videos)

    Meet Katrin Davidsdottir, the Fittest Woman on Earth (Pics + Videos)

    Meet Katrin Davidsdottir. She’s 22 years old, she’s from Iceland, and last week in Los Angeles she won the 2015 Reebok CrossFit Games, earning the title of “Fittest Woman on Earth” in a gruelling four-day competition. What does that mean? Well, if you really want to know, you can read CrossFit’s official 11-page treatise on […]

  • Meet Paige VanZant, the UFC’s New It Girl (Gallery)

    Meet Paige VanZant, the UFC’s New It Girl (Gallery)

    If you tuned in to Fox Sports 1 for UFC Fight Night on November 22, you didn’t see Paige VanZant beat Kailin Curran. Their bout was not on the main card, and it was not one of the 10 bouts broadcast on basic cable. But that doesn’t mean it wasn’t worth watching. In fact, VanZant-Curran […]

  • The 20 Hottest Women at the 2014 US Open

    The 20 Hottest Women at the 2014 US Open

    I used to feel bad for doing lists of the hottest female tennis players, like I was some kind of degenerate for pointing out that, in addition to being good at tennis, they are also very attractive. However, I don’t feel bad anymore. At time of writing, three of the top six Google search results […]

  • Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner has made a lot of history in her relatively short professional basketball career. For starters, at 6’8″ she is the tallest woman in the WNBA and the fifth-tallest in the history of international women’s basketball. Then she came out as gay in 2013, and in 2014 she announced she is engaged to fellow […]

  • 25 Insanely Hot Female Athletes You Should Be Following on Instagram

    25 Insanely Hot Female Athletes You Should Be Following on Instagram

    First came Facebook, which allowed us to tell everyone we know what we’re thinking. After that came Twitter, which allowed us to do pretty much the exact same thing, only in fewer words.  Then, finally, came Instagram, which just got rid of words altogether and focused on only thing anybody really cared about anyway: pictures. […]

  • The 50 Most Googled Female Athletes Of 2013

    The 50 Most Googled Female Athletes Of 2013

    Another year, another few bazillion Google searches. As is our annual tradition, we look back on the year to give everyone a fairly comprehensive overview of which female athletes were at the forefront of the public consciousness. Some of these women are here for their achievements on the field/court/track/whatever, and some make this list because […]

  • The 10 Highest-Paid Female Athletes of 2013

    The 10 Highest-Paid Female Athletes of 2013

    With the 2013 U.S. Open underway in New York, now is the perfect time to do a countdown of the highest-paid female athletes in the world. Why is that, you ask? Because of the 10 top earners in women’s sports, seven are tennis players. It’s hard for me to put my finger on why, exactly, women’s […]

  • The 21 Most Gorgeous Women to Walk the 2013 ESPY Awards Red Carpet

    The 21 Most Gorgeous Women to Walk the 2013 ESPY Awards Red Carpet

    The 2013 ESPY Awards were held on Wednesday night in Los Angeles. As usual the spectacle brought out an eclectic mix of celebrities and athletes—and of course a lot of really beautiful women. Some were athletes themselves, while others were athletes’ wives and girlfriends, famous and not-so-famous. Point is, they were all looking like a […]

  • The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    The 12 Greatest Wimbledon Ladies Champions of All-Time

    If you take a look at the ladies’ singles draw for Wimbledon 2013 today, you’ll notice something pretty interesting. Three of the top five and and eight of the top fifteen women were eliminated in the first week. Gone are Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova, Caroline Wozniacki, and Maria Kirilenko, which most observers would say leaves […]

  • 21 Female Sports Firsts

    21 Female Sports Firsts

    On Sunday, a 28-year-old woman from New York became the first female ever to try out for NFL teams at one of the league’s regional combines. It really was a historic moment, and the media treated it as such by turning out in droves,. The only problem, of course, is that the woman, Lauren Silberman, […]