Episode 10: Female Athletes and Their Fight For Equality

June 29, 2017

Episode 10: Female Athletes and Their Fight For Equality

 Listen to a thoughtful conversation with Big Wave Surf Journalist Shannon Reporting. Hear about her transition from San Francisco to Hawaii, and the challenges and logistics of being a female surfer fighting for equality. Go deeper into how to train for mental and physical optimal performance, and how your girl tribe keeps you grounded.  

HIGHLIGHTS From The Episode:  

  • Everything you need to know about women’s big wave surfing

  • The time and money hustle of big wave female surfers

  • How to train your mind and body for life threatening acts

  • Apnea training, olympic breath holds and breath exercises (never do it alone)

  • How your female tribe keeps you grounded and stable

  • Why athletics as a kid cultivates courage in adulthood

  • Empowering women in all walks of life, to encourage leadership and a confident voice to speak up amongst men  

  • How to use social media and analytics to maximize your output




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