Media Coverage

Sporty Afros is the first site dedicated to connecting the dots between hair care, fitness and nutrition. Sporty Afros and has been featured in Jet Magazine, Essence, Fox Sports, Black America, Ebony, SHAPE, Huffington Post and USA Triathlon. Local media outlets such as the Dallas Morning News, Good Morning Texas, CW33 and WFAA have also talked about Sporty Afros’ mission.


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Sporty Afros has been named one of the top natural hair bloggers by and as well as serving as contributors to, BeautifulBrownBabyDol, Fashionista and Black Girl Long Hair. Co-Founders Whitney Patterson and Alexandria Williams have been dubbed hair and fitness experts for “Today’s Active Black Woman”. The duo has hosted workshops and speaking sessions for the Bronner Bros. International Hair Show, International Natural Hair Meetup Day, the Nzuri Natural Hair Festival along with numerous other fitness and hair events around the country.

 Black America

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Here are a few articles from Essence

Street Style: Sporty Afros Meetup Dallas Naturals

Ask the Experts: How to Maintain Frizz-Free Natural Hair


Shape Magazine Media Sporty Afros



EBONY top 17 natural hair bloggers



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Naturally Happy Hair Magazine 

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The CW

*Note: We learned some valuable lessons from this interview.

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USA Triathlon Magazine

Black Marathoners Association


Blog Mentions


Speaking Engagements & Expos