14 November 2019
| THE HEARTBEAT OF WOMEN'S SPORT
  • woman-running
    Have Your Say: Why we need #ThisGirlCan

    Sport England’s latest campaign to get women active is energetic, positive and vibrantly inspirational. If you haven’t seen their latest TV ad (where have you been?) it features real women swimming, running, cycling, playing netball, football, zumba...

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    Have your Say: Why Women Should Play Team Sports

    Natalie Morris states the case for team sports: This autumn I travelled to India with the Netball Development Trust coaching grassroots netball to some of the most underdeveloped communities in Kolkata and Darjeeling. India is a...

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  • WheelParis
    How Yoga Will You Go?

    I recently asked my yoga audience about their ‘yoga limits.’ Basically, where’s your ‘edge’ when it comes to all things yoga? I discovered that being vegan (amongst other things) was too-far-yoga for me – and I was...

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    Have Your Say: Anita Albrecht and the Trouble with BMI

    Body Mass Index (BMI)—perpetually a controversial figure in the world of sport—has come under fire once again after Miss Galaxy Universe competitor Anita Albrecht recently revealed that she has been classified on the scale as almost obese.

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    Have your say: Unfair criticism over attractive female adventurers

    This time last year Lissa Cook interviewed one of the UK’s best climbers, one of our top snowboarders and a promising debut filmmaker about the lack of women in adventure sports following an angry email about the...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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    Leshia Hawkins of the ECB reflects on Women In Sport issues

    With England’s Women successfully retaining the Ashes in Australia recently, it feels like a good time to reflect on the now seemingly ubiquitous debate in our industry and the media about Women in Sport. 

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    Sue Mott on the BT SPORT body image survey

    So she doesn’t just have to win, our British sporting heroine, she also has to pout like a supermodel with a salon-fresh hairdo and a thigh gap. Realistic? Err…

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    Have Your Say: RFU we need more!

    As a journalist in the world of women’s sport, there are certain times when I feel that I’m banging my head against a brick wall. Promoting female sport and working to further its participation is something that...

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  • Clare-Balding
    Have Your Say: Why are there a lack of female sports journalists?

    Much has been discussed about the coverage of women’s sport in the media. However an issue just as important is often overlooked. The lack of female sports journalists within the industry.

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    Have Your Say: Is it time women played five sets?

    The US Open begun this week and the best players in the world have congregated in North America for the hardcourt swing. And with women’s tennis at its peak level in popularity, the time is right to...

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