Good Sports Gets Girls Going After School

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Christy Keswick (left), COO, and Melissa Harper (right), CEO, represent Good Sports, which has donated more than $16 million in equipment, apparel and footwear, which has impacted 2,200 youth programs nationwide since 2003. “If a girl plays sports and gets involved in physical activity when she is young, as she grows, she has a lot more capacity to try anything, to feel like, ‘If I can do that, I can do these five other things,' " says Harper.

The summer custom for high school athletes is to surrender some of their vacation time at the local pool for strength and conditioning workouts to get ready for the upcoming school year . . .

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