Ibtihaj Muhammad Muslim Olympian

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Ibtihaj Muhammad expresses with She Connects about her experience and the impact of being the first Muslim hijab wearing women in the Olympics. She is a positive role model and shares how this experience has impacted her life and the lives of many other Muslim men and women around the world!

Ibtihaj Muhammad is an American sabre fencer, and a member of the United States fencing team. She is best known for being the first Muslim American woman to wear a hijab while competing for the United States in the Olympics. Most recently, winner of a Bronze Medalist at Rio 2016 Olympics

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