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Detroit Lions Linebacker DeAndre Levy Writes Powerful Essay Linking Toxic Masculinity To Rape Culture

Detroit Lions Linebacker DeAndre Levy Writes Powerful Essay Linking Toxic Masculinity To Rape Culture

When you think “tough” or “masculine”, its easy to conjure up images of someone like Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy. After all he plays professional football, and being an athlete […]

May 18, 2016 ×
Nascar Driver Leilani Munter Is Less Of A Rev-Head, More Of An Eco-Warrior On The Track

Nascar Driver Leilani Munter Is Less Of A Rev-Head, More Of An Eco-Warrior On The Track

Leilani Munter isn’t your average Nascar driver. She is doing more than just revving up the fans for one of America’s favorite pastimes. She is is driving change (see what […]

May 3, 2016 ×
Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female Boxing Trainer Defying The Kingdom’s Conservative Society

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female Boxing Trainer Defying The Kingdom’s Conservative Society

They may not be able to drive in the Kingdom yet, but Saudi Arabian women sure can fight like a girl. And there is one woman in particular who is […]

March 25, 2016 ×
These 4 British Women Just Completed An Epic Ocean Race & Made History While Doing It

These 4 British Women Just Completed An Epic Ocean Race & Made History While Doing It

There’s one phrase we never tire of: “women making history”. It gives us goosebumps to know that yes, even in 2016, there are many gender barriers to break, but that […]

February 16, 2016 ×
Melanie Astles Will Officially Be The First Female Pilot To Compete In The Red Bull Air Race

Melanie Astles Will Officially Be The First Female Pilot To Compete In The Red Bull Air Race

Although we wish we had finally reached a point in our history where we didn’t need to break gender barriers anymore (since, ya know, it IS 2016 and all) as […]

February 11, 2016 ×
Trailblazing Formula One Test Driver Susie Wolff Launches Initiative To Steer Female Talent Onto The Race Track

Trailblazing Formula One Test Driver Susie Wolff Launches Initiative To Steer Female Talent Onto The Race Track

She may officially be retired from competitive motorsports, but British Formula One test driver Susie Wolff is far from walking away from the race track. Instead, the barrier-breaking athlete wants […]

January 27, 2016 ×
Buffalo Bills Hire Kathryn Smith As An Asst. Coach, Making Her The 1st Full-Time Female NFL Coach

Buffalo Bills Hire Kathryn Smith As An Asst. Coach, Making Her The 1st Full-Time Female NFL Coach

We know you all cheered along with us when Jen Welter was hired as the assistant coaching intern for the Arizona Cardinals football teach during their preseason. The former collegiate […]

January 25, 2016 ×
Volvo Ocean Race’s First All-Female Sailing Team Creating Pathways For Other Female Athletes

Volvo Ocean Race’s First All-Female Sailing Team Creating Pathways For Other Female Athletes

In 2014 a group of women made history by becoming the first all-female sailing team in the prestigious world-renowned Volvo Ocean Race, proving that the term “male-dominated” should be obsolete […]

December 29, 2015 ×
World Surfing Champion Carissa Moore On Body Image & Encouraging Girls To Chase Their Dreams

World Surfing Champion Carissa Moore On Body Image & Encouraging Girls To Chase Their Dreams

Every woman deals with body shaming or body image confidence issues as some point in their lives. When we look at female athletes we kinda picture them as a group […]

December 23, 2015 ×
ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

It has been a banner year for women in sports, especially in the US, so to see Marvel team up with ESPN and turn a whole host of female athletes […]

December 18, 2015 ×
Oxford University Women’s Rugby Team Poses Nude To Raise Awareness About Eating Disorders

Oxford University Women’s Rugby Team Poses Nude To Raise Awareness About Eating Disorders

The Oxford University Women’s Rugby Team are tackling eating disorders and unhealthy body image ideals in a unique way: by stripping off while on the field and showing what it […]

December 17, 2015 ×
US Soccer Champ Abby Wambach Says She Will Spend Her Retirement Fighting For Gender Equality

US Soccer Champ Abby Wambach Says She Will Spend Her Retirement Fighting For Gender Equality

In case you missed it, this past summer the US women’s national soccer team scored their way into history, becoming the first women’s team to win 3 World Cup Championships. […]

December 14, 2015 ×