Pink is taking a stand towards what she and plenty of others name a “sexist” uniform rule that the Norwegian group is at odds with.

Singer, songwriter, and performer extraordinaire, Pink, has just taken a stand towards sexism towards girls in athletic sports activities, and she wasn’t afraid to open her pocketbook to emphasise her assist. This all started after it was reported that the Norwegian girls’s seaside handball group was being met with fines after refusing to compete in bikini bottoms, opting as an alternative to adorn the identical seaside shorts that have been deemed to be each acceptable and acceptable for his or her male counterparts. As reported by CNN, Pink reacted by not solely displaying on-line assist, however by demonstrating her willingness to pay the $1765 positive on behalf of the group, then went on to encourage them to maintain on protesting, including that she would proceed to cowl any monetary penalties they might face within the course of.


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The feminine athletes on the Norwegian girls’s seaside handball group felt overtly sexualized by their uniforms, and after discussions among the many group, they deliberate to take a stand by adorning the identical seaside bottoms that have been deemed to be acceptable by male athletes.

It quickly turned obvious that the European Handball Federation wasn’t going to let this slide, and in a single swift swoop that has been seen to be a clearly sexist motion, the group proceeded to positive the group a complete of €1,500 which rounds out to roughly  $1,765,  claiming that the ladies have been being penalized for competed in “improper clothes” within the 2021 European Beach Handball Championships.


To spotlight the variations between female and male uniforms, CNN stories that; “in response to International Handball Federation laws, feminine gamers are required to put on bikini bottoms with a aspect width of a most of 10 centimeters (3.9 inches), with a “shut match” and “lower on an upward angle towards the highest of the leg.Their male counterparts should put on shorts which might be “not too dishevelled” and 10 centimeters above the knee.”

As Pink tuned in and watched this unfold, she felt compelled to take to Twitter in protection of girls’s rights, and indicated that she felt the European Handball Federation ought to be those being fined, and went on to counsel that they be fined for their display of ‘sexism.’


Taking issues into her personal arms, Pink then revealed that she can be pleased to tackle the price of the group’s protest, and some other future fines they might face whereas they struggle for his or her proper to compete in sports activities with out being objectified.

She tweeted; “I’m very happy with the Norwegian feminine seaside handball group for protesting sexist guidelines about their ‘uniform.’ The European handball federation SHOULD BE FINED FOR SEXISM. Good on ya, girls. I’ll be pleased to pay your fines for you. Keep it up.”

The group gleefully responded with sheer appreciation of her type provide, and plans to proceed to struggle for his or her rights.


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Sources: CNN, BBC

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