NYC Parades Women’s World Cup Champs
They continue to rack up historic goals. It was the first time a team of female athletes was honored with a ticker-tape parade in the Big Apple’s famed Canyon of Heroes. Mayor Bill De Blasio presented the team with keys to the city as thousands of spectators turned out for the event, surrounding City Hall with confetti and cheers of “USA! USA!” The 23-member team wore their gold medals and acknowledged the historic opportunity to provide inspiration for young girls and millions of sports fans around the world.