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Russia plans to bring back 'grid girls' to F1 race in September

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia wants to bring grid girls back to Formula One, barely two months after the series ended the practice.

Russia wants “beautiful” girls on the grid for September’s race, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak, who oversees the Russian Grand Prix, said on Thursday. 173 more words

Why are women in sport losing their jobs?

The tradition of ‘walk-on girls’ has existed in darts since the 90s but in January of this year the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) announced it would stop using ‘walk-on girls’ in its sport (for British and Irish audiences, only). 1,047 more words

Opinion Pieces

#MeToo, Smell the roses...

Is it too brazen of me? To suggest that we…

Rouse our sleepy heads and…


That old saying “be careful what you ask for… you might just get it”, sprang to mind when I learned of the ‘#Me Too’ and ‘#TimesUp’ campaigns. 2,430 more words


Shock as whistleblower claims F1 is an elaborate hoax

News is emerging that Grand Prix racing is nothing more than an elaborate game show with the cars controlled behind the scenes in much the same way as a child’s Scalextric set is. 259 more words


2018 Formula 1 Season Preview: Halos, Grid Kids and more

We’re just over a month away from the start of the 2018 F1 season in Australia, and it’s time to look at the regulatory changes that will come into place this year. 786 more words

Formula 1

Grill the Grid Girls: Tony Weighs In

Grid Girls versus Grid Kids

Let me be quite clear here, I think the recent decision by Liberty Media Group and the FIA banning Grid Girls on the F1 grid from 2018 is quite divisive and wrong. 459 more words


Grid Girls: What's a guy to think?

Like many a red-blooded male, I’m facing conflicting thoughts about F1’s decision to remove Grid Girls. 1,027 more words