It's Different for Girls

Media Coverage for Women's Sport

Women paddling against type

Goh Jun Yong of Asia One Sports reports: This weekend’s DBS Marina Regatta at Marina Bay will see eight women’s dragon boat races, a huge jump from just one in … Continue reading

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Girl sports in Afghanistan stays popular among motivated athletes

Zahira Sarwar of WNN SOAPBOX reports: “Take a moment to reflect on what comes to mind when you hear or read the word “Afghanistan.”Some common things that often come to … Continue reading

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Gender gap in the ‘Women’s Olympics’

The 2012 Olympic Games in London was the first time all participating nations allowed women to compete, but there were still 1,233 more male athletes and 30 more medal events … Continue reading

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Saudi woman tops Everest as country warms to women in sports

Saudi woman Raha Moharrak reached the summit of Nepal’s Mount Everest, the world’s highest peak, in a first for the conservative Muslim kingdom where women’s sports are severely restricted, tourism … Continue reading

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Griner: No talking sexuality at Baylor

ESPN: The Magazine reports: Former Baylor women’s basketball star Brittney Griner says that Kim Mulkey, her college head coach, told players not to be open publicly about their sexuality because … Continue reading

May 20, 2013 · 1 Comment