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Have women surfers waved goodbye to sexism?

Have women surfers waved goodbye to sexism?

"Chicks don't surf" - goes the final scene of the 1980s classic film Puberty Blues. How far have we come since then ? Surfing academic Rebecca Olive talks to Kathryn Ryan about the new and ongoing struggles facing women in contemporary sporting cultures. She's just co-edited a book with Dr Holly Thorpe called "Women in Action Sport Cultures - Identity, Politics and Experience".

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