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, GladiatHersโ„ข 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.ย  These women are breaking race and gender barriers and are stellar examples of the power that GladiatHersโ„ข possess. Weโ€™re calling these ladies our BHM WCWs.ย  […]

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. ย 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 hadnโ€™t.ย  Apparently they are sites and posts on social media that promote the dangerous weight-loss goal of becoming slim enough so that oneโ€™s thighs do not touch. :-Oย  You can read about them here and here. ย While some females genuinely are naturally thin and […]

THE CURIOUS CASE OF NCAA VIOLATIONS

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