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nyc creatives on the enduring legacy of fila

The Italian brand brought fashion and sport together for its "Tennis in Technicolor" event in Brooklyn.
Created With FILA
8.29.19
Culture

how female athletes are becoming social media’s newest 'influencers'

As interest in women's sports continues to rise, these emerging athletes are taking to social media to develop their brand and inspire others to get involved in sports.
Laura Pitcher
5.29.19
Culture

subversive images of sports culture by collier schorr, catherine opie, and sadie barnette

31 female artists challenge the macho athlete archetype in 'March Madness,' an exhibition striking at the intersection of sports and politics during Women's History Month.
Hannah Ongley
3.16.17
Culture

‘locker room talk’: a short film explores feminism and female athletes

When Donald Trump defended his leaked sexual assault conversation as “locker room talk” last year, it looked like it might spell the end of his presidential run. Unfortunately, it didn’t. But it did inspire Elena Parasco to shoot the winter games and...
Hannah Ongley
3.1.17
Culture

how gender is shaping the 2016 olympic games

Gender has been the subject on everybody’s lips this year. Here are five ways the conversation is changing the Rio 2016 Olympics — from Lea T’s history-making opening ceremony appearance to the phasing out of the controversial gender-testing practice.
Hannah Ongley
8.8.16
Fashion

5 ultimate sports-fashion crossovers, from chanel boxing to margiela baseball

Vetements’ spring/summer 17 show features not one collaboration, but 18. In an unprecedented move, the Parisian collective outsourced the production of its entire collection to brands like Juicy Couture, Manolo Blahnik, Levis, and Champion — the...
Emily Manning
7.3.16
Music

beyoncé's brief-but-fabulous super bowl performance

Sadly, the men got a lot more airtime than the goddess Bey.
Laura Vogel
2.8.16
News

will 2016 be the year of trans olympians?

New guidelines mean athletes can compete without having to undergoing gender reassignment surgery.
Alice Newell-Hanson
1.25.16
News

the first openly trans collegiate swimmer will start harvard in fall

19-year-old swimmer Schuyler Bailar is revolutionizing the world of college sports.
Hana Beach
6.25.15