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Sports

Don’t Count Serena Williams Out Of The Tennis Championship Game Just Yet

Don’t Count Serena Williams Out Of The Tennis Championship Game Just Yet

Don’t be discouraged when you search “Serena Williams” on Google and find that the top articles are about her daughter swinging a tennis racquet and how tough it was to […]

Sports

UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

UAE Figure Skating Champ Embracing Role Model Status & Encouraging Arab Girls In Sports

In January, she took home the trophy at the FBMA figure skating competition for the fourth consecutive year, cementing Emirati skater Zahra Lari as a true champion in her field. […]

Sports

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 […]

Boys We Like, Sports

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 […]

Sports

5 x Time Paddle Board World Champ Jordan Mercer On Being A Role Model For Girls

5 x Time Paddle Board World Champ Jordan Mercer On Being A Role Model For Girls

It’s no secret we’re living in a celebrity-obsessed age where the majority of women that girls look up to are involved in some form of entertainment whether it be music, […]

Sports

Ronda Rousey-Style Advice For Girls: Don’t Be A “Do Nothing B*tch!”

Ronda Rousey-Style Advice For Girls: Don’t Be A “Do Nothing B*tch!”

If we haven’t already made it clear how much we love Ronda Rousey from our previous articles, let us make it clear for the record right here and right now. […]

Sports

Boxer Mikaela Mayer Proving Women In Sport Are More Than “Just A Pretty Face”

Boxer Mikaela Mayer Proving Women In Sport Are More Than “Just A Pretty Face”

When you think of boxing images of Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson or “the greatest” Muhammad Ali come to mind. But what about women? The truth is that boxing is still […]

Boys We Like, Sports

Taekwondo Champ Fights Gender Discrimination & Violence On Behalf Of Girls In Tajikistan

Taekwondo Champ Fights Gender Discrimination & Violence On Behalf Of Girls In Tajikistan

We’ve all heard the saying “a real man does not hit a woman”. Well in the case of Tajikstani taekwondo champion, Daler Tyuryaev he teaches women to defend themselves against […]

Girl on a Mission, Politics

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

Indian Olympic Boxing Champion Starts A Self-Defence Club For Women

If you are a female who lives in a country where you can safely walk down a street, night or day, and not live in fear of being attacked then […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty, Girl on a Mission

Supermodel Joan Smalls Champions Diversity In Beauty & Fashion

Supermodel Joan Smalls Champions Diversity In Beauty & Fashion

Everyone pays attention to a Supermodel. Not just because of their incredible physical appearance, because there is an intrigue about them, and the public goes from looking at just another […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Amber Riley’s DWTS Trophy Is A Win For Women Of All Sizes Everywhere

Amber Riley’s DWTS Trophy Is A Win For Women Of All Sizes Everywhere

For those who have been watching season 17, you might have caught a bit of the press surround Glee‘s Amber Riley and the negative comments about her weight. Tragic really, […]