The Kensington Hotel is excited to host the first Washtenaw County Celebration of Girls and Women in Sport, brought to you by the Ann Arbor Sports Commission! This event takes place on February 10, 2024 9AM - 1PM.
The Washtenaw County Celebration of Girls and Women in Sport event will host panel discussions including:
Health and Development of the Female Athlete
Learn from expert nutritionists about optimal fueling strategies for female athletes, both physically and mentally. Featuring Meagan Doughterty, Sandy Sellers, Michelle Buggs and Melanie Sulaver (Boehmer).
Sports for a Lifetime
Listen to firsthand stories, challenges, and triumphs, offering inspiration and practical advice from athletes after their formal athletic years. Featuring Eva Solomon, Grace Latz (2016 Rowing Olympian), and Jenna Trubiano (head coach, Women’s Ice Hockey at University of Michigan)
Breaking Barriers - Challenges Faced in Sport
Hear empowering stories from accomplished female athletes who have broken barriers in the world of sport. Gain valuable insights on resilience, teamwork, and pursuing dreams. Featuring Debbie Hoake, Emily Eitzman, and Maria Velat.
The Experience of Sports Participation: Insight into being a guiding force, providing the support and encouragement your athlete needs to thrive both academically and athletically. Featuring Amy Karbo, Brooke Alexander, Courtney Reid Alexander, and Blaise Fayolle.
This movement celebrates the strength, skill, and determination of girls and women in sports. Profits help support Girls Group Ann Arbor. Let’s empower the next generation of athletes together!