Chelsea Litchfield is a lecturer with the School of Human Movement Studies at Charles Sturt University. Chelsea teaches in the areas of sport sociology, sports media and sport ethics, and her research interests lie in sport and gender, sport and sexuality and the relationship between sport and media. Chelsea holds a Bachelor of Applied Science - Physical Education (Honours) degree, and a PhD in sport sociology through Victoria University. Her thesis explores the culture of and finding safe and affirming spaces in women's team sports in Melbourne.