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The Inspiring Moments From The 2016 Rio Paralympics That Deserve More Media Attention

The Inspiring Moments From The 2016 Rio Paralympics That Deserve More Media Attention

In case you missed it, the 2016 Rio Paralympics closed out with a momentous ceremony on Sunday, September 18. Yes, we know it was the same night as the Prime […]

September 20, 2016 ×
Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Now that the Olympics are over for another year, it’s going to be a long 4 years until the next games. And if you’re like us and were stoked to […]

September 7, 2016 ×
Serena Williams Knows How To Serve Up Big Hits Against Body-Shamers, Misogynists & Critics

Serena Williams Knows How To Serve Up Big Hits Against Body-Shamers, Misogynists & Critics

There are many names uttered when people talk about the “World’s Greatest Athlete”, but for us there’s only one person – Serena Williams. At this stage, it’s just undeniable. Most […]

August 23, 2016 ×
Canadian Olympic Kayak Champ  Adam van Koeverden Slams Sexist Coverage From Rio

Canadian Olympic Kayak Champ Adam van Koeverden Slams Sexist Coverage From Rio

Aside from all the female badassery on display throughout the 2 weeks of the Rio Olympics which just came to a close, there was an important lesson many of us […]

August 22, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY – A Collection Of Female Athlete Badassery From The Rio Olympics

FEMINIST FRIDAY – A Collection Of Female Athlete Badassery From The Rio Olympics

It’s Fri-YAY! And as the 2016 Rio Olympics come to a close, we would like to, no wait, we NEED to take some time to pay homage to the incredible […]

August 19, 2016 ×
‘She Plays, We Win’ Photo Series Showcases The Next Generation Of Young Female Athletes

‘She Plays, We Win’ Photo Series Showcases The Next Generation Of Young Female Athletes

We are big believers in the phrase: “you can’t be what you can’t see”, penned by The Children’s Defense Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman. It holds a lot of meaning […]

August 16, 2016 ×
Team USA’s 2016 Olympic Gymnastics Line-Up Is The Girl Power Gang Of Our Dreams

Team USA’s 2016 Olympic Gymnastics Line-Up Is The Girl Power Gang Of Our Dreams

The Olympics are always an event which captures the attention and imagination of the world in a way that no other single sporting event can. Athletes from across the globe […]

August 3, 2016 ×
Nike Not Playing Games When It Comes To Empowering Female Athletes In This New Video

Nike Not Playing Games When It Comes To Empowering Female Athletes In This New Video

The 2016 Rio Summer Olympics are just around the corner, and we are starting to see a lot of attention on the athletes and the event in the lead up. […]

July 29, 2016 ×
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Paralyzed Woman Hikes The Appalachian Trail Solo

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Paralyzed Woman Hikes The Appalachian Trail Solo

Whatever battle you are facing today, whatever struggle you are enduring, this story is for you. It’s part of human life to face difficulty, but there is a comfort knowing […]

July 26, 2016 ×
“Rethink Role Models” Campaign Gives Australia’s Biggest Female Sporting Heroes The Kudos They Deserve

“Rethink Role Models” Campaign Gives Australia’s Biggest Female Sporting Heroes The Kudos They Deserve

Close your eyes and think of a world famous athlete. Who comes to mind? Soccer player Pele? Tennis great Andre Agassi? Or perhaps Super Bowl-winning footballer Peyton Manning? If a […]

July 18, 2016 ×
Iran Becomes 100th Member Of The Int’l Surfing Association Thanks To This Pioneer Female Surfer

Iran Becomes 100th Member Of The Int’l Surfing Association Thanks To This Pioneer Female Surfer

In news you probably did not think you would read today, Iran has officially become the 100th member of the International Surfing Association. Yes, you read that right. Iran, a […]

July 14, 2016 ×
India’s 1st Pro Female Skater Atita Verghese Teaches Young Girls To Skate To Defy Social Taboos

India’s 1st Pro Female Skater Atita Verghese Teaches Young Girls To Skate To Defy Social Taboos

Someone should get in touch with Avril Lavigne and tell her it’s time to re-write her famous 2002 hit ‘Sk8er Boi’, because we’re pretty sure after reading this story about […]

June 22, 2016 ×