Female ski jumpers left out in the cold
Higher. Stronger. Faster. To win at the Olympics these are the prerequisites. Oh yeah, one more thing: If you're a ski jumper, females need not apply.
At the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, once again women ski jumpers have been shut out of fulfilling their Olympic dreams. In December, after an 18-month legal battle where 15 female jumpers file a discrimination lawsuit against the Vancouver Organizing Committee (VANOC) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), it became official: ...
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