It's Different for Girls

Media Coverage for Women's Sport

Croker red faces as qualifier clash causes hasty reshuffle for ladies

CLIONA FOLEY of the Irish Independent reports: THE GAA was left with egg on its face when the Ladies Gaelic Football Association (LGFA) were forced to rearrange the timing of two … Continue reading

July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

U.S. riders organizing to promote women’s racing

Jen See of Velo News reports: After the Philadelphia Cycling Classic in early June, a dozen women from the top teams in the U.S. met to begin what they hope … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Australia: Time to start supporting women’s football

From SportsBlog.com: It’s just over a week since the historic women’s match at the MCG, and the talk of a national Women’s League in 2020. After all the hype and … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pressure mounts on BBC over ‘sexist’ gaffe by presenter

Belinda Goldsmith of Yahoo News reports: LONDON (Reuters) – The BBC faced mounting pressure on Sunday to take action against one its most high-profile sports presenters for criticizing the appearance … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women’s Sports Trust can boost participation numbers, says Anna Watkins

SkySports reports: Olympic gold medal winner Anna Watkins has backed the Women’s Sports Trust to capitalise on the success of London 2012 and boost female sport in the UK. The … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Athletes, organizers, USA Cycling consider challenges, benefits for big-time women’s racing

Katherine Bertine of Velow News reports: When 13-year pro cycling veteran Nichole Wangsgard got a phone call to join the 2013 Tour of Utah’s planning committee, her answer was an … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

3 Reasons to Be Mad About the Way D.C. Treats Girl Athletes

Becky Wall of PolicyMic reports: D.C. has a reputation of being a city of people in transit and stodgy old white men in suits; a metro packed with a sea … Continue reading

July 4, 2013 · Leave a comment