Muslim Women in Sports: Muslima basketball team in action

Posted on November 1, 2007


Please click here to watch this video clip from ESPN about the Lady Caliphs, playing basketball in hijab. They are champions, with a record of 21 wins versus one loss.  They even played basketball matches while fasting during the month of Ramadan!

For sisters only, here is Sister Ruqaya Al Ghasara winning a race in full hijab.  Warning: the other women in the race are not wearing hijab.

Muslim women have their own Islamic Federation of Women Sport. Here is a clip about this organization:

Nike has taken notice, and is designing sports attire for Muslim women.

Finally, for all those sisters at work in the office all day, here is a Muslimah Fitness Awareness Video: