Spot the difference? Same ocean, same waves, same result, half the money. If you think the gender pay gap isn’t real, look again. Last week, this photo at the Billabong Ballito Surfing Pro Junior Event in South Africa showing female surfer Zoe Steyn taking home just half the money of her male counterpart went viral.
I reflected on the issue and shared my thoughts here: https://www.theinertia.com/opinion/pay-parity-debacle-ballito-pro-contest/