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.

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