Carole Oglesby Honored

Carole Oglesby was honored in November, 2016 by the International Olympic Committee as the Winner for the Americas, 2016 IOC Women and Sport Awards!  

The IOC Women and Sport Trophies are awarded to promote the advancement of women in sport. They recognize outstanding achievement and contributions made to develop, encourage and strengthen the participation of women and girls in sport at all levels.

Winner for the Americas: Dr Carole Oglesby (USA) – President of the Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women, President of the National Association of Girls and Women’s Sport, President of Women Sport International and co-Chair of the International Working Group on Women and Sport. Throughout her academic career, Dr Oglesby has devoted herself to the growth and development of women’s studies and the advocacy of women in sport.