Sports

Skateboarding Org. Supporting Girls To Be Active Leaders Of Positive Change In Their Community

Skateboarding Org. Supporting Girls To Be Active Leaders Of Positive Change In Their Community

Get familiar with an organization that is putting the term “male-dominated” on notice – your days are numbered! Girls Riders Organization is a US-based non-profit that was founded to inspire, […]

March 22, 2017 ×
The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

The Launch Of Nike’s Pro Hijab Was Designed To Encourage More Muslim Women To Play Sports

With Nike’s launch of it’s branded hijab, there have been some heated reactions. There are a number of people who are cheering the move, and of course, the expected amount […]

March 20, 2017 ×
Canadian Runner Slams The Way Female Athletes Are Judged By Appearances, Not Achievements

Canadian Runner Slams The Way Female Athletes Are Judged By Appearances, Not Achievements

It should go without saying that an athlete is an athlete is an athlete, regardless of their gender. It’s their performance on the field/court/track etc that counts. Sadly, the reality […]

March 14, 2017 ×
Meet The Women Leading The Roller Derby Revival In Egypt, Challenging Perceptions Of Arab Women

Meet The Women Leading The Roller Derby Revival In Egypt, Challenging Perceptions Of Arab Women

If there’s a story about female empowerment through sport, especially when it is about breaking stereotypes or cultural barriers, you can be sure we will be covering it! Although we […]

March 13, 2017 ×
Get Familiar With “SheShreds” – The Extreme Sports Brand Fostering Sisterhood Among Female Athletes

Get Familiar With “SheShreds” – The Extreme Sports Brand Fostering Sisterhood Among Female Athletes

It is a brand that was created as “an act of rebellion”, as stated on the website. SheShreds is not your average sportswear range, it is a market disrupter that […]

February 1, 2017 ×
‘She Believes’ Mini Series Profiles Women In The Arab World Using Sport As A Tool Of Empowerment

‘She Believes’ Mini Series Profiles Women In The Arab World Using Sport As A Tool Of Empowerment

If you are familiar with the articles on our site, you will know we are dedicated to stories about empowerment and how women around the world are working to create […]

December 7, 2016 ×
It’s Not Just Women, We Need To See More Girls Playing Sports Through Puberty

It’s Not Just Women, We Need To See More Girls Playing Sports Through Puberty

By Cassie Brewer As young children, girls and boys are encouraged to get out and play sports. No one is excluded, Everyone has a chance to show their stuff on […]

November 14, 2016 ×
Getty Images Launches Initiative To Change Visual Representation Of Female Athletes In Media

Getty Images Launches Initiative To Change Visual Representation Of Female Athletes In Media

With the amount of articles and op-eds pertaining to the sexist reporting around female athletes during the Rio Olympics this summer, we may finally have reached a tipping point in […]

November 8, 2016 ×
Women’s AFL League Set To Kick Off In Australia In 2017 But Will It Address The Pay Gap?

Women’s AFL League Set To Kick Off In Australia In 2017 But Will It Address The Pay Gap?

AFL fans in Australia, get ready because the 2017 season is going to be its biggest yet. Starting in February, the AFL is launching its first Women’s League which will […]

November 7, 2016 ×
This Teen Survived Civil War & The Ebola Epidemic To Become Sierra Leone’s 1st Female Surfer

This Teen Survived Civil War & The Ebola Epidemic To Become Sierra Leone’s 1st Female Surfer

She may not be a household name like Kelly Slater or Carissa Moore, but the pro surfing circuit may one day include Kadiatu Kamara. She is 19 and considered Sierra […]

October 28, 2016 ×
Indian Olympic Medallist Becomes A Role Model For Other Girls Who Want To Get Into Sports

Indian Olympic Medallist Becomes A Role Model For Other Girls Who Want To Get Into Sports

The Rio Olympics brought us two weeks of badass athletic achievements, especially among women who set records, broke them, and made history. And yes, it also exposed just how hideously […]

October 25, 2016 ×
8 Year Old Sky Brown Is The Youngest Girl To Skate At The Vans US Open Pro Series

8 Year Old Sky Brown Is The Youngest Girl To Skate At The Vans US Open Pro Series

Remember the name Sky Brown because we have absolutely no doubt she is going to take the world by storm. This badass 8 year-old hails from Miyazaki, Japan but has […]

October 18, 2016 ×