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‘You grasped that quite well’: What trailblazing women hear

On International Women's Day, leading women from across the globe share the comments they are certain their male colleagues would not have encountered.

Athletes, surgeons, tech entrepreneurs, ministers, yoga teachers and high-flying executives: the following women have all been trailblazers in their fields.

Yet they have all heard shocking comments they are certain they would not have faced had they been men.

Here they shared their experiences on social media under the hashtag #IfIWasAMan:

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