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“Supercross”

#Makeup2Mud recognizes a role for women in motocross beyond being ornaments

Motorsports has a long history of using women as adornments, but because of the high-profile role of its title sponsor, AMA Monster Energy Supercross, an FIM World Championship, is among the most visible examples. Especially considering that more children go to Supercross than probably any other professional racing series, I’ve questioned before what lessons kids […]

A woman’s place in motorcycle racing

The World Endurance Championship car racing series, best known for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, announced in a Tweet that it has decided to eliminate “grid girls” this year. Not surprisingly, the debate on social media has been lively, to put it kindly. Some say “about time” and some say “this sucks,” but now […]