Poets on Sports

Does the NHL Need Feminism?

by Ben Findlay I’m a self-identifying man, feminist, and hockey fan, and it’s pretty rare for all three of those things to simultaneously intersect in an important way, but it … Continue reading

July 30, 2014 · 3 Comments

Kacy Catanzaro :: American Ninja Awesome

What’s so great about this, in short, is that she completed the course in a flawless way because she is who she is. What’s newsworthy about it is, yes, she’s an unlikely candidate due to both her body weight/height… and her gender. People often don’t expect the same amount of physical ability from women like they do from men, so when someone, when a woman, can make a course like this look as easy as Catanzaro makes it, we talk about it. And we should.

July 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Women & Poker: What’s the WSOP to Do?

by Karissa Morton Okay, so maybe poker isn’t a sport per se, but… I want to talk about it for a hot minute.  The WSOP Main Event is one of … Continue reading

September 28, 2013 · 2 Comments