7 Pioneering Women in Sports

It's hard to believe there was once a time when women couldn't compete in many of the world's most popular sports, but it was only a few decades ago that these rule-breakers took center stage and changed the world of sports forever.

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Jackie Veling

Jackie Veling is a Running Editor for Active.com. She’s passionate about overall wellness and body positivity and believes running is a great tool for achieving both. You can follow her on Twitter.

Jackie Veling is a Running Editor for Active.com. She’s passionate about overall wellness and body positivity and believes running is a great tool for achieving both. You can follow her on Twitter.

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