Yeah, we got issues

There are plenty of challenges faced by women in sport. Here are some of the issues we explored at Zela.

The Para Hills West Soccer Club in Adelaide seems to have missed the memo.
Staying at the top of a very public profession is harder than it seems. Lucy Zelic writes about her private battles with expectations and critics.
A not-at-all-depressing highlights reel of the recent sexist garbage endured by women in sport. We only listed 10 because we didn’t want to break your spirit.
“No blood should hold us back.”
I’m sorry. I just can’t do it. There are a whole bunch of people shouting it from the roof, but I can’t get excited about it.
For the USWNT it's simple; equal play, equal pay.

Athlete profiles

We've featured some amazing sportswomen on Zela, here are a few of our favourites.

In MMA’s ONE Championship pay is based on merit, not gender.
All kids dream of going to the Olympics when they grow up but only for a special few does this dream become a reality.
During the 2016 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, we chatted to some of Australia’s out women in sport about what it means to be open about your sexuality as an...
The stars could be about to align for Paralympian Madison de Rozario in Rio.
20 years after Nova Peris won gold with the Hockeyroos in Atlanta, Australians will be cheering for a different Peris on the pitch in Rio.
We have seen what she can do in the W-League and on an international scale, but what is it about goalkeeper Lydia Williams that we still need to know? We sent...
From rugby league in New Zealand, to driving trucks in mines, to professional Rugby Sevens player - now Amy Turner is looking to write her next chapter at the Rio...