women

The Clubhouse

The Second Jobs of WNBA All-Stars: Seimone Augustus in Russia

While the max salary in the WNBA tops out just under $110,000 a year, many female basketball stars spend their offseasons plying their trade overseas for double or triple that amount.
VICE Sports
3.26.17
FIGHTLAND

Claressa Shields Is Exactly What Boxing Needs

After a brilliant performance in the first all-women's main event on premium cable, the sky is the limit for Claressa Shields.
Corey Erdman
3.13.17
Sports

Meet One of Cuba's Female Skateboarding Pioneers

The skate scene in Cuba is only now starting to garner some attention, however thereis an unequal divide between the men and women in the sport.
VICE Sports
11.30.16
FIGHTLAND

How the Demands of Style Brought Women's Boxing in Vogue at the Turn of the Century

In the late 19th century, feminine frailty became passé and athleticism became the height of fashion, both sartorially and in the burgeoning exercise craze.
L.A. Jennings
6.25.16
seriously just a basic t-shirt would be fine

A Guide to Awful Sports Merchandise for Women

Women sports fans want the same things from their merchandise as their male counterparts. A roundup of the shit we get instead of a decent-fitting T-shirt.
KATIE HEINDL
5.10.16
running

When Bobbi Gibb Crashed the Boston Marathon and Blazed a Trail For Women

Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb had to sneak onto the Boston Marathon course in 1966, becoming the first woman to run the historic race. "But how can we prove that we can do something if we are not allowed to do it?" she says today.
Monica Prelle
4.15.16