One law ended an era of inequality. But for the first wave of athletes who benefitted, the real work was just beginning. Bonnie D. Ford recalls her experience playing women's basketball at Oberlin College.
U.S. Soccer took the first step in keeping WPS intact, but Bonnie Ford believes this development is only a postponement of the inevitable and suggests the sport take a deep breath and rethink the future.
For all the pre-Games speculation, the actual Sochi Olympics put some of our worries at ease. But what still lingers in Bonnie D. Ford's mind are the issues the event, and the journalists covering it, will leave behind.
Focus on her goal helped U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin become the youngest winner of an Olympic slalom gold. At 18 and in her first Olympics, she didn't let a small slip during her second run derail her dream.
The somewhat shuffled deck of the leaderboard after Wednesday's short program should give U.S. skaters Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner and Polina Edmunds oxygen at all of their respective altitudes going into Thursday's free skate.
New coach. New routine. Controversial nationals result. No, the past six months haven't been exactly easy for Ashley Wagner. But the skating star is ready to face her latest challenge -- proving doubters wrong at the Sochi Olympics.
After years of fighting for inclusion, women ski jumpers finally hit the Olympic stage Tuesday night. And while they each yearned for individual success, they all understood the universal message sent by their performances.