Why Have There Been No Great Women Boxers?

In 1971, art historian Linda Nochlin posed the question, “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?”  Her scholarship focuses on the biases of patriarchal norms illustrating how women did not have access to the same financial and educational support of church patronage and art academies as their male counterparts.  The same institutions that denied opportunities for women, helped foster greatness for male artists.  As a result, the chances of a female Michelangelo appearing on the scene were pretty darn slim. ...more
It's not just women's boxing that get's limited coverage, it's women's sport in general, ...more

Freddie Roach volunteers to help coach Team USA Men’s and Women’s Boxing Olympians!

Freddie Roach volunteers to help coach Team USA Men’s and Women’s Boxing Olympians! ...more

Women's Sports in The Olympics: Boxing In, Softball and Ski-Jumping Out

Do you ever feel like barring figure skating, gymnastics and maybe tennis women's sports are constantly fighting an uphill battle? Last week it was announced that women's boxing would be included in the 2012 Olympics. ...more

Really?  I don't care either way because I'm not into boxing.  And yet they left out baseball ...more