Sunday, March 8, 2015

Ordinary games, extraordinary athletes

To mark International Women's Day, here's a selection of past articles and columns on Canadian women:

Barbara Howard, the first woman of colour to represent Canada at an international sporting event
The Globe and Mail, May 18, 2010

Marge Maxwell, who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League:
The Globe and Mail, November 7, 2007

Elaine Tanner, swimming's Mighty Mouse:
The Globe and Mail, May 17, 2011

Shirley Gordon Olafsson, an Olympian born with a deformed foot
The Globe and Mail, September 21, 2011

Kay MacBeth, the last living player of the legendary Edmonton Grads
The Globe and Mail, January 29, 2012

Ladies Night in Canada on the history of women's ice hockey in British Columbia:
The Globe and Mail, January 7, 2010

Kay MacBeth photograph by Erin Wallis.

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