Julie Foudy, the two-time Olympic gold medalist and former United States Women’s National Team captain who has become a highly respected sports journalist and commentator, has signed a multi-year agreement to remain with ESPN. Foudy will continue to cover major events for espnW and ESPN, including the FIFA Women’s World Cup, Olympic Games, Special Olympics and NCAA Championships.
For this week's Journalism Showcase, guest columnist Editor-in-Chief, ESPN The Magazine and espnW Alison Overholt describes the process she and her team went through to change the focus of the publication's latest issue, due to the death of Muhammad Ali. It's available on newsstands today.
The recently released "Tales From Another Mother Runner: Triumphs, Trials, Tips, and Tricks from the Road" explores the inspiration, strength and sense of community found through running, in a collection of essays by mother runners, including this one from espnW's Editor-in-Chief. I've never liked running. In high school, I craved that instant Yesssss!