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Content Marketing Coordinator WHAT IS FAST AND FEMALE? Fast and Female is a Canadian charity on a mission to keep self-identified girls aged 8-14 healthy and active in sports and physical activities. Founded in 2005 by Olympic gold medalist Chandra…

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#GivingTuesday Letter from Stephanie Labbé

Dear Fast and Female Community, What an incredible year it has been for Canadian women athletes in sport! I’ve reflected a lot about this past summer in Tokyo, bringing home gold as the goalkeeper for our Canadian Olympic Women’s Soccer…

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Fast and Female 2020 Impact Report

It’s hard to find the words to describe 2020. We know the devastating impacts that the pandemic has had on girls and women. We also see the hope and possibilities – the confidence, holistic health benefits and future leadership skills-…

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On the Dualities of Supporting Team Canada

The International Olympic Committee is undoubtedly racist, misogynist, oppressive and classist. How do I support the games when I know the people in charge systematically keep certain people out? There is no secret agenda, it is right there for all…

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Happy Pride Month!

With June being Pride Month, we wanted to know how others would be prioritizing this month and celebrating because at Fast and Female, we recognize that no matter the day, no matter the month, it's important to celebrate and embrace…

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Statement On Islamophobic Attack in London, Ontario

Trigger warning The following statement includes mention of Islamophobia, murder and violence against children.   On Sunday, June 6, 2021, four members of a Muslim, Pakistani-Canadian family: Salman Afzaal, 46, Madiha Salman, 44, Yumma Salman, 15, and Talat Afzaal, 74,…

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