Elena Wewer

FIFA Women’s World Cup smashes ratings records

While the Matildas’ valiant loss to the USA on Tuesday morning (AEST) may have been a blow to Australia’s World Cup journey, the match was a ratings bonanza for the US’ Fox Sports.

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12 Reasons Sporty Spice was the best Spice Girl

Ah, the Spice Girls. So many memories. So many nostalgic, sparkly memories.

Everyone had their favourite Spice Girl, but you can’t argue that Melanie Chisholm – a.k.a. Mel C or Sporty Spice – was one bad-arse chick. Here’s a dozen reasons why we loved her.

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The gloves are off: real talk about being a woman at a sporting event

Not all sporting events are created equal. The entertainment, food and all-important atmosphere can make or break a game for any spectator, and being a woman adds a whole new layer of consideration. To find out what women can expect, Hera Mag sent Elena Wewer – first-time live-sport spectator – to men’s tennis, football and NRL. Continue reading