Female Athletes: 21 Photos That Will Make You Appreciate The Power Of A Woman's Body U.S. swimmer Jenny Thompson from Dover, N.H. practices with paddles 24 July Thompson is favored to win several gold medals during the women's individual events.
Cabinet card, 1880s, after 1884 Format: oblong promenade Photographer/Fényképész: Kozmata Ferenc (1839-1902) Royal photographer/Cs. és kir. fényképész Budapest, Sebestyén tér 4. In his own house/Saját házában
Belle Gordon, "Champion Lady Bag Puncher of the World."Belle and her sister Minnie claimed to be the originators of vaudeville "lady boxing acts," in which they entertained crowds with their speed and dexterity. Belle won the title of "champion lady bag puncher of the world" before 1913.
Dawn Harper (born May 13, 1984) from East St. Louis, Illinois is an American track and field athlete who specializes in the 100-meter hurdles. She was the gold medalist in the event at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. She is trained by Bob Kersee, husband of Jackie Joyner-Kersee, six time Olympic medalist. During her time with the UCLA Bruins, Harper won the sprint hurdles at the US Junior Championships and at the Pan American Junior Athletics Championships.