A timeline of sexism in Olympics fashion The sexualisation of women’s bodies has been evident throughout Olympics history, Saman Javed discovers Norway's beach handball team fined £1,300 for wearing shorts not bikini bottomsNorwegian sports minister Abid Raja described the penalty as "completely ridiculous". The white women of the Norwegian handball team are finding out what hijabi women knew all along | Hafsa LodiIt’s a travesty that these sportswomen were fined for refusing to wear small bikini bottoms — and it’s rare that the people campaigning for more modest attire look this way Norwegian beach handball team fined for ditching ‘sexist’ bikini bottoms at European ChampionshipRules forcing female beach handball players to wear bikini bottoms have been criticised as sexist after the Norwegian team was fined for wearing shorts at the European Championship.The European A women’s handball team wore shorts instead of skimpy bikini-bottom uniforms. The league fined them $1,700.The European Handball Federation's disciplinary commission ordered the team to pay 150 euros per player after the women wore athletic shorts during a match on Sunday. Norwegian women’s beach handball team fined for not wearing bikini bottomsThe European Handball Federation have handed out a €1,500 fine due to the team not wearing shorts at the European Beach Handball Championships Norwegian women's beach-handball team fined for wearing shorts instead of bikini bottomsThe European Handball Federation (EHF) on Monday issued fines against the Norwegian women's beach-handball team over their decision to wear shorts instead of bikini bottoms. Norway fined for 'improper clothing'Norway are fined 1,500 euros (£1,295) for wearing shorts instead of bikini bottoms at the European Beach Handball Championships.