• Billie Jean King and Angelique Kerber Talk U.S. Open, Breaking Barriers and Keeping Girls in Sports

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    A few days before her first match in this year's U.S. Open, Angelique Kerber joined Billie Jean King Thursday afternoon in New York City's Riverside Park for an Adidas shoot.
    The two tennis champions will be unveiling an initiative Sunday for the sneaker brand to encourage girls to stay in sports. In New York City alone, an estimated 1.7 million potential girl athletes stop playing sports. The timing will be set for Women's Equality Day and Adidas will honor King by dropping a limited-edition AM4BJK SPEEDFACTORY shoe Monday in its U.S. Open store and its Fifth Avenue store.
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