Leo’s Den: S1E3 – An African American Woman in Rugby

by Naya

Naya gets deep into the culture of being an African American woman in rugby beginning with the history of black people and how this has impacted her. They discuss the Black Lives Matter movement and how the events of 2020 have impacted Naya. The also unpack the music, fashion, dances around black culture on the team and address pushback as a black women in rugby.

This is another candid conversation between two rugby players on the raw topics that affect young women in professional sport. And finally they answer questions

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