Meet 10 Female Athletes Poised to Win Gold and Make It Big in 2021
There is a lot to be excited about in women’s sports this year. The big event is, of course, the 2021 Summer Olympics; we’re eager to watch the debut of four new sports, including surfing, skateboarding, softball, and sport climbing, plus the return of the USWNT and the US Women’s Gymnastics Team, where the GOAT Simone Biles will be surrounded by talented new faces. Tennis star Coco Gauff has qualified, the youngest Olympic tennis player since 2000.
Basically, women’s sports is growing faster ever year and a group of badass athletes is leading the charge. Ahead, meet the ones we’re keeping tabs on in 2021. You’ll find us here for the rest of the year, cheering on every incredible female athlete we see.