muslim athletes

5.4.17

After a Long Fight, FIBA Finally Lifts its Ban on Religious Headwear

This week FIBA announced a new uniform rule that allows basketball players to wear headcoverings—the result of years of campaigning by athletes like Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir and Indira Kaljo.

1.4.16

Muslim Skiers Speak Out Against Rising Islamophobia

Ahmet and Giray Dadali are two of skiing’s brightest stars. They’re also Muslim, and the past month has left them shaking their heads at the flood of racism.