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Inspiring Women in the World of Sport

16th March 2024

Shedding some light on the female athletes who have inspired and impacted countless I recently found myself at Stansted Airport, specifically in one of its bookstores. While browsing through the various sections, I came across the Sports Biography section and noticed something peculiar. Out of the forty-five books displayed, there wasn’t a single book about ...

Examining gender inequality in sport

27th October 2021

Women deserve sport and deserve opportunities. Arguably never having left the spotlight, the recent Olympics and Paralympics have emphasised once again the intrinsic gender inequality within the sporting world. From the Norwegian Women’s Beach Volleyball team facing a fine for wearing comfortable clothing to Paralympic Sprinter Olivia Breen being subject to crude comments over her ...