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Sport
Meet Zahra Lari, the First Professional Hijabi Figure Skater
Meet Zahra Lari, the First Professional Hijabi Figure Skater

As a teen, Lari would skate before and after school at the only rink in Abu Dhabi, located within Zayed Sports City.

Sport
Bianca Elmir
Bianca Elmir: The Australian Boxer Fighting Misconceptions About Islam

The 35-year-old has firmly established herself in the sport in her country, and she now wants to use her position to inspire other women.

Sport
Dana Hussain
Dana Hussain: The Iraqi Sprinter Who Defines the Olympic Spirit

Dana Hussain competed in the 100m sprint at the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Iraq, the only Iraqi athlete who had actually trained in the war torn country.

Inspirational
Wedding Photos
Hijabi Shreds in Extreme Skateboarding Wedding Photos

We were recently rampaging through Twitter when we stumbled across a selection of the most epic wedding photos of all time, featuring the raddest couple.

Sport
Referee
Jawahir Jewels: The Hijabi Referee Breaking Boundaries by Enforcing the Rules

Jawahir Jewels is a Muslim Somali woman referee, wielding power in a role rarely occupied by Muslim Somali women in Hijabs - let alone women full stop.