Women in sport and social media: Empowering and oppressive

It’s a topic that regularly rises back to the surface, returning contributor Emily Patterson details the complex relationship women in sport have with social media. Social media provides an opportunity for sportswomen to engage in self-representation, by presenting images and narratives of their choosing. However, this same exposure also allows members of the public to …

Changing the face of motorsport

Motorsports Australia Women’s Commission chair, Jessica Dane, speaks to Emily Patterson about the current state of play in motorsport. You can’t be what you can’t see is a saying that has been relevant to women in sport for a long time. As ongoing work to improve the prominence of women in this space is done, …