Should governing bodies bear the burden of proof when determining who is eligible to compete in women’s sports?
The fell runner from the UK came to the sport relatively late, but she seems to be making up for lost time
Most studies on sports performance don’t include women. The team behind Stanford’s FASTR program is creating a new approach—and building a healthier culture for female athletes.
For decades, Deep Springs College in California resisted the push to go coed. But even though women are now allowed to attend, it still holds on to the past.
After two more star runners have been excluded by World Athletics’ policy, the governing body will have to reap what it has sown
Adrienne Moser and Kathleen McNally, vice president and creative director of product, discuss what it's like to be a women designing men's underwear
Host Laura Borichevsky fearlessly goes where no man has gone before
The long-distance, virtual Womxn Run the Vote relay isn't just about covering the miles. It's also creating a new vision for feminism that is inclusive.
A handful of apps are rebranding the menstrual cycle as a female athlete's untapped superpower. Here's what you need to know about them.
After an exhaustive search of the literature, researchers conclude that, well, it's complicated
As a newcomer to Vermont, Joshua Morse found himself welcomed by the hunting community. But there was one thing he wasn't sure he could share.
Gina Rae La Cerva's 'Feasting Wild' is a delightful culinary travel book. It's also an adjustment to the way we think about what that buzzword actually means
Doctors take an oath to do no harm. But in her book, 'Sex Matters,' emergency medicine physician Alyson McGregor explains how doctors are unintentionally harming women by practicing a model of medicine based on men.
Organizers of the popular Grinduro California gravel event wanted to do better than its 15 percent non-male participation rate. So they set aside spots for women, femmes, and trans and nonbinary people, and sold out in four hours.
Many male athletes struggle with eating disorders. By sharing his personal experience, Lightner hopes to let others know they are not alone.
Instead of figuring out what to do about the 2020 race, organizers should start planning for next year and use the opportunity to finally create a true women's Tour de France. Here's how it could work.
In a new novel, 'How Much of These Hills Is Gold,' author C. Pam Zhang presents the fantasies and struggles that defined western expansion through the eyes of two Chinese-American characters
Four recent books explore other moments in the past 100 years when global events intersected with the Games
The Venture Out Project celebrates the LGBTQ community through backpacking trips throughout the U.S.
The women's race was about working together, while the men's race was about fighting alone
What the Dave Scott-Thomas and Alberto Salazar scandals have in common
Starting this year, men and women will earn the same prize money on the Freeride World Tour
Lucy Parks found trail culture far from fully accepting but refused to let fear stop them from thru-hiking the AT
It's a new year, and the LetsRun message boards are making some adjustments
Two new books take opposing views on one of the most contentious issues in sports
From hair ties to hydration bladders, women share their top pregnancy hacks
The law will soon mandate equal pay for men and women in athletic events on California state lands. But legislators may have missed an opportunity to make broader inroads on gender equity in sports.
Brigid Kosgei just ran 2:14 in Chicago—but she believes a woman can run sub-2:10.
Unsurprisingly, the implications of this debate ripple far beyond the sport
A year after groundbreaking inclusion, the on-screen slopes are back to a bro fest with 'Return to Send’er'
Adding World Tour events just for women is a huge step forward for professional cycling. But real change has to come from the UCI.
As Wyn Wiley, the creator of the drag-queen Instagram star, explains, it all started when he grabbed some six-inch heels buried in his closet and decided to take a risk
What's so upsetting about letting a woman be faster than you?
Is this the end of her career as an 800-meter runner?
Ida Pfeiffer sailed the oceans, trekked through jungles, and scaled peaks, becoming one of the most famous women in Europe in the early 1800s
The national organization and its regional offshoots give non-cis-male cyclists the chance to bike in nature and learn skills in a welcoming community
The new documentary Maiden tells the story of the first all-female sailing team to finish the Whitbread Round the World Race. We talked with the crew's skipper about the historic feat.
Some believe the platform has made the sport more accessible and lucrative for female anglers. But not everyone sees it that way.
Alysia Montaño’s story is yet another reminder of how contracted endurance athletes often have to choose between having a career and a life
Earlier this year, the iconic race announced a new policy for transgender competitors. Here's how the decision came together and why it's important.
New accounts sharing bad behavior, plus public stands from notable climbers, are bringing gross online interactions into the light
What began as a carpe diem trip has become one of the few representations of visible queerness in the outdoor world
The climber, photographer, and co-founder of Más wants you to know that you belong in the climbing gym