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How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

How Skateboarding Co. Skateistan Is Changing Kids Futures In Afghanistan

You don’t normally think of Afghanistan as a country synonymous with action sports or equality. But there are underground movements happening which are set to change the future of the […]

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“I Jiggle Therefore I Am” New Fitness Campaign Proves This Girl Can Do Anything

“I Jiggle Therefore I Am” New Fitness Campaign Proves This Girl Can Do Anything

What stops you from exercising or being active? Do you shudder at the thought of the word “fitness”? Maybe because of all the homogenized images we see of women in […]

Interviews, Sports

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

When you watch ESPN or whatever is your chosen sports destination? What do you see? Your fave football, basketball, or baseball team? What about the commentators? They are usually ex-pro […]

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Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

In a country which is so restrictive for women, the fact that a female basketball even exists in Saudi Arabia is pretty phenomenal. Women in the Saudi kingdom are not […]

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Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

Sierra Leone’s Isha Johansen Breaking Barriers For Women In Sports

If there is a woman who is breaking barriers in some way in the world, you can be sure we are covering it! There are many industries and arenas which […]

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How A 12 Y/O Girl Helped Dick’s Sporting Goods Tackle An Issue Of Sexism

How A 12 Y/O Girl Helped Dick’s Sporting Goods Tackle An Issue Of Sexism

If you thought tween girls were only good for screaming up a storm at a Katy Perry concert or buying out the pink section in a clothing store, well you […]

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All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

All-Female Crew Set To Make Sailing History In The Volvo Ocean Race

On Saturday, October 11, 2014, an all-female crew will compete in what’s known as the toughest ocean race in the world, the Volvo Ocean Race. Team SCA are made up […]

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Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

Fox Sports Host Katie Nolan Gets Real About Domestic Violence In The NFL

If you type “NFL” in google right now, the words domestic violence will most likely appear as an auto-complete. The story and video evidence of ex-Baltimore Ravens football player Ray […]

Boys We Like, Sports

CBS Sportscaster Issues Call To Men Following The Ray Rice Scandal

CBS Sportscaster Issues Call To Men Following The Ray Rice Scandal

The controversy surrounding NFL player Ray Rice is far from over. The former Baltimore Ravens player was captured on CCTV footage beating up his wife Janay in an elevator. His […]

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Muslim Female Boxer Causing Controversy While Inspiring Other Girls

Muslim Female Boxer Causing Controversy While Inspiring Other Girls

This is a story about art imitating life in a truly inspiring way. When you think of boxing you usually think of the greats like Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson and […]

Sports

Youth Olympics Promotes Campaign To Combat Eating Disorders In Young Athletes

Youth Olympics Promotes Campaign To Combat Eating Disorders In Young Athletes

Being an Olympic-level athlete is one of the most prestigious honors anyone in the sports field can achieve. And while some men and women instantly become home-town heroes overnight because […]

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13 Y/O Girl Pitches Her Way To Little League World Series, Like A Boss!

13 Y/O Girl Pitches Her Way To Little League World Series, Like A Boss!

Remember how the ‘Mythbusters’ duo busted the myth that ‘throw like a girl’ is an insult by proving it with male and female pro baseball pitchers? And remember how the […]

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Kacy Catanzaro Defies Critics, Makes History On American Ninja Warrior

Kacy Catanzaro Defies Critics, Makes History On American Ninja Warrior

Who says girls can’t compete with the boys? Well after the team behind ‘Mythbusters’ proved the “throw like a girl” insult is scientifically incorrect, as in, when you throw like […]

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The Pink Helmet Posse Heralding A New Generation Of Female Skaters

The Pink Helmet Posse Heralding A New Generation Of Female Skaters

Before you start thinking this is an off-shoot of the famous “Pink Ladies” club, it’s not. In fact it couldn’t be more opposite of what the PLC are (a group […]

Sports, Working Women

Meet Nascar’s First Female Engineer Of Color, Alba Colon

Meet Nascar’s First Female Engineer Of Color, Alba Colon

No one watches a NASCAR race expecting to see women on the track, right? Well think again, because thanks to one trailblazing woman, Alba Colon, that could soon change. Alba […]