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October 14, 2021

How to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Sports

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For the past 30 days, we have celebrated Hispanic Heritage month. Hispanic heritage is not just one race, language, or culture. It’s a union of more than 20 countries, and it’s a big part of American heritage and sports history. Some of America’s top sports stars have Hispanic heritage: 

  • Ronald Acuna Jr. with the Atlanta Braves (MLB)
  • Diana Turasi with Phoenix Mercury (WNBA)
  • Kiko Alonso with the Buffalo Bills (NFL)
  • Carmelo Anthony with the LA Lakers (NBA)

Not everyone can take a trip to a country with Hispanic heritage, but the culture is so powerful that its influence is everywhere. Although the month to observe Hispanic Heritage is coming to a close, we can always continue to celebrate.

How could you experience this great culture? Go eat at a Hispanic restaurant, listen to Spanish music, watch a Hispanic movie, or even go take a dance class rooted in Hispanic heritage. And, continue to support athletes of Hispanic heritage and the impact they’ve made in sports of all levels.

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