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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. 

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. 

Episodes: 36

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S4E5: The Problem With Perfect

Duration: 31 min

S4E4: WTF Is A "Good Sport"?

Duration: 22 min

S4E3: State of Pay - Part 2

Duration: 18 min

S4E2: The State of Pay - Part 1

Duration: 29 min

S4E1: Future of the Fan

Duration: 26 min

S3E5: Mind Behind The Meme: Quinta Brunson

Duration: 26 min

S3E4: The Great Firewall of China

Duration: 19 min

S3E3: Minds Behind The Meme: Woke Charlotte

Duration: 20 min

S3E2: Peaches On Fleek

Duration: 20 min

S3E1: Digital Black Face

Duration: 23 min

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