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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 2018 Tucker Center Research Report, "Developing Physically Active Girls: An Evidence-based Multidisciplinary Approach" has been released. The report connects research-based knowledge to strategies and practices which helps ensure that every girl has ample opportunity to fully engage in sport and physical activity... [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.