It's Different for Girls

Media Coverage for Women's Sport

Alyssa Milano bringing women’s apparel to NASCAR

Actress Alyssa Milano used to get disappointed when she ventured into various fan shops at sporting events. That was until she started her own clothing line about six years ago. … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Women’s sports deserve greater media coverage

On June 20, a world record was broken in New Jersey. Abby Wambach, a forward on the U.S. Women’s National Team, scored four goals in a match against South Korea. … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women’s soccer: can it be the UK’s 2nd biggest team sport?

The Daily Business Post reports: When defender Casey Stoney joined the Arsenal women’s soccer team from Chelsea in 2000, she had to take a part-time job to support herself. Working … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Former Topekan McCluggage a women’s pioneer for motorsports, sports writing

It’s been about 70 years since Denise McCluggage left Topeka to attend college in California. But McCluggage, a pioneer for women in both motorsports and sports writing, still remembers her local … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

England Women Soccer Stars Trade Laundry Jobs for TV Time

Danielle Rossingh of Bloomberg Markets Magazine reports: When defender Casey Stoney joined the Arsenal women’s soccer team from Chelsea in 2000, she had to take a part-time job to support herself. Working … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sudan lawmaker calls for ban on women’s sports

The Sudanese lawmaker who once described uncircumcised women as “dirty” has submitted a motion to a parliamentary subcommittee that would ban women in sports, saying it violates sharia law, the Sudan … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

FFA sells out Matildas

Chris Dutton of the Canberra Times reports: Gender inequality, financial constraints or just laziness, it doesn’t matter which way you look at it, all the signs point to a huge … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment