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Featured Media

While there is an explosion of women participating in sports today, a shockingly small number of them are coached by women. Explore why having women coaches matters, hear some of their barriers and celebrate a few successes. Produced in collaboration with tptMN. Full length film premieres November 2018. [LEARN MORE]

Featured Research

The Athletic Administration Best Practices report is based on interviews of NCAA D-I, II and III ADs with a track record of hiring and retaining a majority of women coaches for their women’s teams. It provides a roadmap for changing the culture for women. See full report... [LEARN MORE]

The first of its kind in the world, the Tucker Center is an interdisciplinary research center leading a pioneering effort to examine how sport and physical activity affect the lives of girls and women, their families, and communities.