Whitney Childers is the VP of Operations at RallyMe, the No. 1 sports crowdfunding platform. She was the Director of Media and Communications for Women's Ski Jumping USA from 2009-2014 and was a producer on the award-winning documentary "Ready To Fly." She spent 13 years as a writer and editor in newspapers and magazines. She lives in Salt Lake City with her husband and two children.
Whitney Childers Articles
In 2005, there was still a laughable belief among some decision-makers at the FIS that ski jumping wasn’t safe for women “from a medical point of view.” The fear? Your uterus might fall out. The baseless argument reeked of the 1980s Olympic narrative that marathons were too hard on women’s bodies.Read...