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Game-changing moments for women in fitness (INFOGRAPHIC)

Whitney Coy is a freelance writer and editor based in Columbus, OH, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. She writes frequently for SheKnows, as well as several other websites. She writes on topics including parenting, pets...

See women's journey to get into the game

Today, we are blessed with many women who are powerhouses in their sports of choice, and serve as role models for women and girls around the world.

Unfortunately, women haven't always been welcome participants in the world of fitness. This infographic shows the history of women's struggles to gain footing in the world of sports, and be proud that today, women can accomplish any athletic goals they set their minds to. Check out these game-changing moments in women's fitness.

See women's journey to get into the game
Image: Terese Condella/Sheknows

These 10 moments, and these inspirational women, totally changed the game for women in fitness. Ask yourself: "What can I do to change the game today?"

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