I don't really know what I'm trying to say. I would like to think that we had got to a point where female athletes were respected for their performance in their sport, rather than their tits. There are still many sporting areas where women's input isn't as respected as men's (football, rugby etc), but one would hope that in a sport where women had had LOTS of success in the last few years, we would have got past the need to sexualise them.
Just when you think that society has moved on, you see the abuse directed at Rebecca Adlington because of her looks.
Speaking of sexualising sportspersons: