Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. Many of us have been brought up to believe we live in a world where there’s a constant battle for supremacy between the sexes, and while some take the contest to unnecessary extremes, there’s nothing wrong with a little competition.
With that in mind, however, there is one field in which we’re highly unlikely to see women match their gender counterparts anytime soon: Strength and speed-based mainstream sports.
It’s a difficult pill for some to swallow, but our biological differences mean testosterone-infused sports like American football—and by extension its elite body, the NFL—will always be played at a higher level by the dudes.
That didn’t stop the folks at Buzzfeed putting their all into a recent test, however, to see how the farer sex fare when taking on the National Football League’s Combine test a.k.a. one of the most demanding fitness tests known in sport.