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Refinery 29's award-winning podcast is back for season 4! In this five-part capsule collection, host Elisa Kreisinger dives into the world of the professional female athlete to explore how they've survived and thrived in a sports-loving country that doesn't alway love them back. Did you know that the highest grossing sport for women is tennis? Or that the US exports many of our best female athletes to China and Russia because they pay them a livable wage? This season we talk with soccer legend Abby Wambach, WNBA superstar Swin Cash, world renowned ballerina Isabella Boylston and sports journalists from around the country to unpack what it means to be a female athlete representing a country that doesn't support women. 

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    • 4.7, 526 Ratings

Refinery 29's award-winning podcast is back for season 4! In this five-part capsule collection, host Elisa Kreisinger dives into the world of the professional female athlete to explore how they've survived and thrived in a sports-loving country that doesn't alway love them back. Did you know that the highest grossing sport for women is tennis? Or that the US exports many of our best female athletes to China and Russia because they pay them a livable wage? This season we talk with soccer legend Abby Wambach, WNBA superstar Swin Cash, world renowned ballerina Isabella Boylston and sports journalists from around the country to unpack what it means to be a female athlete representing a country that doesn't support women. 

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4.7 out of 5
526 Ratings

526 Ratings

katiegallion ,

Yes!

I prefer each new season less than the one before, but ultimately I LOVE this podcast. Please keep making more!

lscherschligt ,

MULTITUDES

Each episode is so smart, thoughtful, funny, and thoroughly entertaining.

Kaitimo ,

Interesting

It’s an interesting podcast, but it tends to be somewhat forgettable when compared to other pods like it. I have listened to every episode, but it’s not one that I get SO EXCITED I CANT WAIT TO HEAR THE NEXT ONE about.

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