The Campaign for Women to Gain Respect in Combat Sports Heats Up

This article gives a few great points about women in combat sports, where it is coming from, where it is going and the strength of this movement. Although I will never be on the level of the pros, it is an honor to be a part of a movement of women that are staking a claim in sports that were denied to us for so long. Keep an eye out for my coming post about considering taking my first Muay Thai fight and some of my thoughts and musings about my journey as a woman in combat sports.

As much as they are a part of a staged play, pro wrestlers are still athletes. They work just as hard as any female athlete, and like others, they are not getting the respect they deserve.

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