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Body Image, Causes, Sports

Professional Athletes Say Some Shocking Things About Body Image In A New Campaign

Professional Athletes Say Some Shocking Things About Body Image In A New Campaign

This one is for all the people in the world who never feel like their bodies measure up to the impossible standards of “perfection” that are daily thrust upon us… […]

Sports

Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Monster Truck Champ Nicole Johnson Is The Reason We Now Give A Damn About The Sport

Just when we never ever thought we’d be writing an article about Monster Trucks on GirlTalkHQ, we discover Nicole Johnson, and yep, just like that, we all of a sudden […]

Causes, Sports

Female Empowerment Becomes The Focus Of This Sporting Org Thanks To Emma Watson

Female Empowerment Becomes The Focus Of This Sporting Org Thanks To Emma Watson

From June 6-July 5 the Women’s Soccer World Cup will be held in Canada and fans from all over the world will be eagerly watching to see Japan defend their […]

Causes, Sports

KPMG Literally Shatters Glass Ceilings In New Campaign Starring LPGA Champ Stacy Lewis

KPMG Literally Shatters Glass Ceilings In New Campaign Starring LPGA Champ Stacy Lewis

It seems like an odd combination, two golfing champions teaming up with a major corporation, but the common goal between both is what makes this partnership impressive: women in leadership. […]

Sports

‘Between Rings’ Docu Shows Boxing Champ Esther Phiri’s Fight Against Cultural Traditions

‘Between Rings’ Docu Shows Boxing Champ Esther Phiri’s Fight Against Cultural Traditions

Boxing champion Esther Phiri is Zambia’s first female boxer who holds a world title and is a symbol of hope for many women in her native country. Hers is a […]

Sports

Introducing ‘Glowfit’ – The First Fitness Center For Women In Saudi Arabia

Introducing ‘Glowfit’ – The First Fitness Center For Women In Saudi Arabia

It’s a country known for it’s restrictions of freedom for women, but there are some awesome things happening in Saudi Arabia that may surprise you. Sports is one of those […]

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 […]

Sports

Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Everlast Fighting Against Gender Labels With ‘I’m A Boxer’ Video

Has Mike Tyson ever been called a “male boxer” or is his title void of any gender reference because it’s pretty damn obvious he is a guy? What about Manny […]

Sports

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

‘Lift Like A Girl’ Video Showing How Stereotypes Of Female Athletes Need To End

The overwhelmingly positive response to the Always ‘Like A Girl’ commercial shown at the Superbowl recently proves this is a much-needed conversation to have. The stereotype that doing anything like […]

Sports

A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

A Rundown Of Our Favorite Commercials At This Year’s Super Bowl

The Super Bowl XLIX was pretty damn cool! And we’re not even talking about the Patriots beating the Seahawks! It seems as if the rise of female empowerment and feminist […]

Sports

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 […]

Sports

“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 […]

Sports

Why Tennis Legend Billie Jean King Fights For Equal Rights On Court & Off

Why Tennis Legend Billie Jean King Fights For Equal Rights On Court & Off

Tennis legend Billie Jean King is not one to shy away from a fight. She is not only the winner of 39 Grand Slam titles, but she also created the […]

Entertainment, Sports

‘Touch The Wall’ Docu Features A Forgotten Female Trait: Sisterhood

‘Touch The Wall’ Docu Features A Forgotten Female Trait: Sisterhood

This is the kind of documentary we need to see more of! ‘Touch The Wall‘ a documentary by Grant Barbeito and Christo Brock, who successfully raised money on Kickstarter (which […]

Sports

Alia Atkinson Becomes The 1st Black Female Swimmer To Win A World Title

Alia Atkinson Becomes The 1st Black Female Swimmer To Win A World Title

See this face? Remember it. Not just because it is most likely going to become the next big meme in pop culture, but because it is the face of a […]