Julie had a sensational soccer career while playing on the USA National Team for 17 years. She is the former Captain of the US Women's National Team. In 2007, she was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame with her teammate, Mia Hamm. She is currently an analyst, reporter and the primary color commentator for women’s soccer telecasts on ESPN. At the beginning of 2014, Julie outlined the obstacles surrounding youth sports including childhood obesity and digital distractions. Watch here: http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=10378267
Julie is passionate about fighting the obesity epidemic. Pointing our nation to the bike after competitive sport aligns with her voice in the community to keep our nation active while having fun. And what is more fun than a bike ride?
Julie is pictured with her family riding bikes around San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge.