Babe Didrikson Zaharias - Home Learning Resource - Inspirational Sporting Women
Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Babe Zaharias excelled at numerous sports, including baseball, basketball, track and field athletics, and golf.
She was an Olympic gold medal winner and international golf champion, and played a key role in establishing women’s professional golf. In addition to these remarkable achievements, this resource covers issues of sexism, equal opportunities and fairness, and Babe’s courage in confronting society’s disapproval of women who earned their living through sporting ability.