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GladiatHer™ Wives: LeShonda Martin

We took a couple months off, but GladiatHer™ Wives is back and it was worth the wait! Recently, we got to sit down with a pretty extraordinary woman. 1,407 more words

Basketball

Why I launched with a post on female athletes

I feel vindicated in my choice of first post following today’s news coverage of the Shane Sutton situation in the UK cycling world. Allegations have emerged against the chief coach of UK cycling that he is sexist, and disturbingly prejudiced towards disabled and  adaptive athletes as well.   294 more words

Sports

On the Conspicuous Absence of Women in Baseball

It’s always been the case that women have been conspicuously absent from the world of baseball. From the lack of female players on the field to the fact that female baseball writers are few and far between, women have simply not played a role in the development of the sport, despite the fact that many consider baseball to be America’s past-time. 318 more words

Athletes

Portrayal of the Female Athlete

When it comes to sports, men and women are seen and treated very differently. Women are highly sexualized in the media and female sports do not receive nearly the same treatment as male sports. 2,075 more words

Gender Roles

ETS Female Presence is Strong!

The female athletes at ETS have shown to be dedicated, talented athletes. And this year proved no different with multiple athletes excelling in their respective sports. 488 more words

ETS

Shake Your Money Maker

It has finally happened.

It  is April of 2016 and a huge step forward has been taken for rugby in the United States. PRO Rugby has officially launched, and the first two inaugural games have been played. 834 more words

Rugby