Sydney Satchell Needs Your Help!

Sydney Satchell Needs Your Help!

Remember last year when we introduced you to Sydney Satchell, the inspirational former student-athlete who battled back from an amputation to begin a career in sitting volleyball? Well she’s got some amazing updates in her life and needs your help! Rather than me give you the 4-1-1, I figured I’d let Sydney tell you what’s […]

TO THE VICTIM

TO THE VICTIM

I’ve been going back and forth about what to say (or if I should say anything at all) about this case and the system that allowed it all to unfold. I mean, we (you and I) JUST talked about sexual assaults and college athletes. And a lot of very smart people have written a great […]

BHM WCW: Jacqie McWilliams

BHM WCW: Jacqie McWilliams

Throughout the month of February, GladiatHers™ will use our WCW Feature to celebrate Black History Month (BHM) by highlighting African-American women who are currently making history in the sports world.  These women are breaking race and gender barriers and are stellar examples of the power that GladiatHers™ possess. We’re calling these ladies our BHM WCWs.  […]

That Time When Women & Football Players United

Monday after students and student-athletes at the University of Missouri raged against the machines of racism and institutional complacency with nonviolent protests, they got the change they desired; Timothy Wolfe resigned from his post as President of the University.  His tone deaf resignation helped many understand exactly why the activists called for his removal and […]

The Thigh Gap

Have you heard of thigh-gap sites? Well, until today I certainly hadn’t.  Apparently they are sites and posts on social media that promote the dangerous weight-loss goal of becoming slim enough so that one’s thighs do not touch. :-O  You can read about them here and here.  While some females genuinely are naturally thin and […]

THE CURIOUS CASE OF NCAA VIOLATIONS

I’m sure by now you’ve heard about the latest NCAA scandals.  You know, the Johnny Manziel show, the Oklahoma State saga and the drama in the SEC.  If you’re not, click on those little highlighted words and catch up.  Reading about these and countless other scandals has made me realize that there are really no […]