Latina Powerhouse Athletes

Latina Powerhouse is an annual initiative celebrating the most influential, empowering, and inspiring Latinas. This list includes women with outstanding professional achievements and impactful stories. Their talents and efforts are essential to the our Latinx journeys.

Below are the profiles of famous Latina, and Afro-Latina, Athletes who made our 2020 Latina Powerhouse.

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Rachel Garcia

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Melissa Gonzalez

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Marta Vieira da Silva

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Laurie Hernandez

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Diana Taurasi

Raised in Argentina, Diana Taurasi nicknamed the “White Mamba” by Kobe Bryant is one of the best basketball...

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Monica Gonzalez

Monica was a founding member of the 1998 Mexican Women’s National team and she helped lead the team in...

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Jessica Mendoza

Jessica is a four-time First Team All-American softball player that became the first female analyst in...

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Leticia Bufoni

Leticia is among the most well-known female pro-skaters and action sports athletes in the world.

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MJ Acosta-Ruiz

This young afro-latina is making sure that the Latinx community is represented in The NFL.

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Angelica Delgado

From Miami, Florida, this young athlete is coming at the peak of her career as a 16-time World Cup medalist.

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