Through becoming a well known female golfer and breaking down stereotypes on the playing field, Marlene Stewart paved the way for future professional female golfers in Canada. Marlene Stewart was honoured with many awards and honours for her achievements as a successful female golfer and her golf wins in the 1950s. Marlene Stewart received the Canadian Athlete of the year award in 1951, 1953 and 1956. She also received the Lou Marsh award in 1951, 1956 and the Bobbi Rosenfeld Award in 1952, 1953 and 1956. Marlene Stewart was awarded the Lou Marsh Award in 1951, for her win at the Canadian Women's Open Championship, and her 1956 awards was for her win at the United States Womens Amamtuer
Cannon was able to work hard enough that people in the scientific community looked past the fact that she was partially deaf and a woman. Annie Cannon is an important woman in the history of science because she was able to overcome sexism and a disability while developing her own revolutionary and important version of stellar classification. Obviously, Annie Cannon’s backstory is important because it can reveal
Ryland multiplied your efforts by a million. She had a mental picture of what she wanted to accomplish and because of the determination she had, she followed it through during the book, and did everything she could even when she had to conquer some weighty hurdles. This amazing and inspiring story is written by Shawn Johnson, an Olympic gold medalist and is titled, “The Flip Side.” Charlotte seems like the average teenage girl at school. She gets decent grades, wears glasses to shield her face, and doesn’t enjoy government class.
It states in the story Lupe, “never missed one day of elementary school. She had received a small trophy for this honor and had been congratulated by the mayor.” This shows me that school is very important for Lupe because she is smart, good at it, and she is dedicated. In addition Lupe got straight A’s and she said she had a razor sharp mind.
It wasn’t until 2014 that slopestyle got added to the Olympic Games. Since then it has become a fan favorite in other competitions world wide. This year will be its second Olympic games the event will be partaking in. So many athletes are very excited for Pyeongchang this year because of slopestyle. ( “Snowboarding 101: Origins and Olympic History
Let the games begin! Winter is the time of the year when the legendary Winter Olympic games commence. Multiple athletes compete and make their countries proud. Canadian Olympic athlete Heather Moyse, a highly recognized bobsledder has competed in numerous Winter Olympic games and has earned herself a title as a Women's Bobsledding champion throughout Canada. Not only is Heather a breath-taking athlete, but she has become an inspirational motivational speaker and has written her own inspirational book.
Possibly Perfect Audrey Hepburn “Nothing is impossible the word itself says I’m possible.” (Audrey Hepburn) In Audrey’s greatest accomplishments she proved that anything is possible. Over the course of her remarkable life and career, Audrey Hepburn seized hearts around the world and created a positive public image that is one of the most recognizable and adorable in recent memory. For the next 16 years, Audrey changed the definition of feminity, she was like no other actress, childlike, vulnerable, and wonderfully expressive.
Lupe is super smart she has won many awards proving she is intelligent. Lupe won many awards, but I think the one she will most remember is the day she got a small trophy from the major for not missing a day of school, except for a day in kindergarten when she got stung by a wasp. She is a straight A student. Won the school’s spelling bee champion, winner of the reading contest at the library three years in a row, won blue ribbon award in the science fair, top student at her piano recital, and the playground grand champion in chess. All those achievements prove that she is very
Guard Brianna Butler averages 13.5 points and guard Brittney Sykes averages 10.2 for Syracuse. Forward Briana Day averages 11.8 points. The Orange have surprised many with their defense, which has earned them a spot in the finals. Syracuse has forced 106 turnovers by the opposition during its tournament run, while holding opponents to a field-goal percentage of .397.
Mariel Margaret “Mia” Hamm-Garciaparra is a retired American professional soccer player and a two time olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women 's World Cup winner. Mia won the Women 's World Cup in 1991 and 1999, and took Olympic gold medals in 1996 and 2004. At the the age of 15, Mia was the youngest soccer player to play for the national team, she played forward. Mia Hamm was born March 17, 1972 in Selma, AL. Mia Hamm has scored 149 goals in international soccer-more than any other female player- and is still considered the greatest female soccer player in the world.
She stuck her vault in the 1996 Olympic games, bringing home the gold for her team and earning a round of applause from the crowd. She was the youngest member of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team to win a gold medal. This women’s name is Dominique Moceanu (Pronounced mo-chee-AH-new). Her life may seem perfect with all the success in gymnastics although it was anything but that. With a short-tempered father, an overworking coach, and a sister she didn’t know about; her life was not a piece of cake.
Women Suffrage Movement There were many women that took part in the women suffrage movement, like Susan B Anthony, Carrie Chapman Catt, Lucreita Mott, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Those women fought for my rights and privileges, and helped shape America today. Susan B Anthony was a leader of the national women's suffrage movement. She was active from 1852-1906.
Ruth Handler “created the doll that became an American icon and a multibillion-dollar business.” Ruth Handler was born in 1916 in Colorado, into a family of Russian Jewish Immigrants. In 1938, she moved to California with her husband where she started a business making furniture. During World War II, they created the Mattel company along with another partner. Her husband made the furniture as Ruth sold it.