Nadia Nadim escaped the Taliban that stole her father's life in Afghanistan to become an international soccer star in Denmark and in the NWSL.
Marjan Sadeqi was attacked for simply participating in a training ride, but she and the women of the Afghan National Cycling Federation are not deterred.
When competitive cyclist Shannon Galpin decided to tackle the vertical climbs of Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, she had to overcome more than hills.
Lakers player petitions to have his name changed to Metta World Peace. Somehow, it doesn't feel right.
While women's soccer enjoys popularity stateside, it's a different story across the globe. From South Africa to Afghanistan, the sport is catching on, but there is work to do in promoting the global game on the women's side.
With a revolutionary program for youth in Afghanistan, two Australian skateboarders reach out to 300 students -- including 120 girls -- with skating lessons and so much more.