Tag: feminism

Monday Morning Motivation: Raha Moharrak

Raha Moharrak

As it was International Women’s Day yesterday, I thought I’d share an inspirational story about a female first. Raha Moharrak was the first woman from Saudi Arabia to climb the Seven Summits and Mount Everest. She climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Vinson, Mount Elbrus, Aconcagua, Kala Pattar, Pico de Orizaba, Iztaccihuatl Read more…

Iron Girl – thanks to Ironman for doing the right thing

Iron Girl logo

On Thursday, Ironman England posted an announcement on Facebook about the introduction of an Iron Girl race in Bolton: It instantly garnered a lot of attention. When I last looked there were approximately: 700 comments 700 shares 100 likes 100 laughing emoji 400 angry emoji There were some comments in Read more…

Monday Morning Motivation – Drive progress

Still from 'Drive Progress' advert

I really like Drive Progress. It is an Audi commercial that emphasises that men and women should be treated equally. However, it was deemed to be controversial when it was first screened. What do you think?

Monday Morning Motivation – Power of She

Power of She montage showing women playing sports

I find the Athleta Power of She advertising campaign refreshing as it encourages women to celebrate who they are. A range of real women feature in the adverts. They are shown taking part in sports. The Power of She pledge This is the day we stand up for standing together. We Read more…