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Olympic Volleyball Uniforms: Bikinis No Longer Required For Women (PHOTOS, POLL) - Huffington Post

Olympic Volleyball Uniforms: Bikinis No Longer Required For Women (PHOTOS, POLL) - Huffington Post | Physical Education (Gender Inequalities in Sport) | Scoop.it
Olympic Volleyball Uniforms: Bikinis No Longer Required For Women (PHOTOS, POLL)Huffington PostThe Australian Sports Commission, part of the Australian government, published a fact sheet on "sexploitation" in sports, stating in no uncertain terms:...

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Question 1: Why do you think the Australian Sports Comission considered the old beach volleyball uniform requirements to be "sexploitation"?

 

Question 2: Do you think the new uniform changes will help or hinder the sport of beach volleyball? Why?

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Emily Scott's curator insight, August 5, 2015 6:03 AM

 

Question 1: Why do you think the Australian Sports Comission considered the old beach volleyball uniform requirements to be "sexploitation"?

 

Question 2: Do you think the new uniform changes will help or hinder the sport of beach volleyball? Why?

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Netball: Low wages force players to quit early - Sport - NZ Herald News

Netball: Low wages force players to quit early - Sport - NZ Herald News | Physical Education (Gender Inequalities in Sport) | Scoop.it
Low wages combined with ever increasing demands of the professional era is forcing some players from the sport too early, says the boss of the New Zealand netball players' association - New Zealand Herald
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This scoop will give the class a real life example of the inequities between men's and women's sport. It highlights the lack of funding and sponsorship netball receives, which links to low player wages. This forces some players to quit the game early - something which rarely happens in men's sport.

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Emily Scott's curator insight, August 5, 2015 6:03 AM

This scoop will give the class a real life example of the inequities between men's and women's sport. It highlights the lack of funding and sponsorship netball receives, which links to low player wages. This forces some players to quit the game early - something which rarely happens in men's sport.

Debbie Robertson's curator insight, August 9, 2015 5:04 PM

This scoop will give the class a real life example of the inequities between men's and women's sport. It highlights the lack of funding and sponsorship netball receives, which links to low player wages. This forces some players to quit the game early - something which rarely happens in men's sport.