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Female Athletes and Teams Deserve More Attention

By Alexis Weeden

The doors slam shut behind me while, fluorescent lights buzz above. I pull my jacket closer, taking in the empty stands around me. 1,018 more words

Loy Norrix

Women aren’t men with different shaped bodies

…. or in the words of Dr Stacy Sims ‘Women are not small men. Stop eating and training like one.’

This statement on the back cover of her book “ 859 more words

London-native Tessa Virtue one of the most famous female athletes in the world: ESPN

Tessa Virtue isn’t just London famous, she’s world famous.

ESPN has ranked Virtue 16th on its list of the 25 most famous female athletes on earth. 159 more words


(A)nother (C)hallenge in (L)ife

Four years ago today, around this time, I was waiting patiently, yet anxiously to go into surgery to repair a complete tear in my Anterior Cruciate Ligament. 411 more words



Originally published in Ayiba Magazine, August 31, 2016.

As a South African I am immensely proud of Caster Semenya but I’m also immensely proud of her as a fellow woman and as a fellow human being. 693 more words

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