Topic: women athletes


Women’s Empowerment Through Nepal’s 1st National Netball Team

by Matilda Branson As usual, life in Kathmandu tosses up some odd opportunities. Last week I had the pleasure of playing practice games of ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson As usual, life in Kathmandu tosses up some odd opportunities. Last ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson As usual, life in Kathmandu tosses up some odd opportunities. Last week I had the pleasure ... [ more ]

Sexism and Body Snarking: Olympics Edition

by A. Lynn. This article was originally posted at A Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted with permission. As I recently mentioned, I kinda love the Olympics. ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. This article was originally posted at A Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted with ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. This article was originally posted at A Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted with permission. As I recently mentioned, ... [ more ]

Becoming a Plus-Sized Athlete

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year and half. Something that is having a positive impact on ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year and half. Something that is ... [ more ]

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Title IX

by Jarrah Hodge Nike has had a mixed history with ads representing women in sport, but this “Voices” spot celebrating the 40th anniversary of ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Nike has had a mixed history with ads representing women in ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Nike has had a mixed history with ads representing women in sport, but this “Voices” spot ... [ more ]

New Regulations May Require Women Boxers to Compete in Skirts

Though campaigns have helped win women athletes recognition and the ability to compete in dangerous and traditionally masculine sports (such as ski jumping), women ... [ more ]

Though campaigns have helped win women athletes recognition and the ability to compete in ... [ more ]

Though campaigns have helped win women athletes recognition and the ability to compete in dangerous and traditionally masculine sports ... [ more ]

Terrible Trends: Racing Women in Bikinis as Horses

I’ve heard of women running races, women wearing bikinis, and women racing horses. But I’d never heard of racing women in bikinis as horses ... [ more ]

I’ve heard of women running races, women wearing bikinis, and women racing horses. But ... [ more ]

I’ve heard of women running races, women wearing bikinis, and women racing horses. But I’d never heard of racing ... [ more ]