Corey Souza fell in love with circus arts while earning her master’s degree in Bahia, Brazil, so much she decided to bring the circus world to the small college town of Gainesville, Fla. Now, the performer-turned-business owner is as busy as ever spreading the circus love.
Melissa Macarages used to be offended when people asked how she would go fishing without a man. Her response: I’ll buy my own boat. Read more to learn about her adventures and how she balances being a single mother without losing herself.
Kathleen Elliot teaches at-risk-inner-city youth in Miami about fishing, science and the outdoors. Her hope is that once the children are exposed to activities like scuba diving and snorkeling, they will realize the opportunities that exist outside their neighborhood.
When it comes to televised sports, women are still not getting the coverage they deserve. According to a study conducted by graduate students at Syracuse University, women are underrepresented in sports media, which effects their careers in the long term.