Sports

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  • Emma Raducanu wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year
    Strength

    2021 has been the most important year for women’s sports – here's why

  • Hannah Cockroft
    Wellbeing

    “I’m a world champion sprinter but people think I’m not the picture of health”

  • Saima Mir got into kickboxing in her 40s
    Wellbeing

    “My kickboxing habit is proof that it’s never too late to learn a new sport”

Latest Stories

Olympics highlights
Strength

The story of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, told in 13 key moments

From BMX records to pool-side knitting, here’s everything you need to know about Tokyo 2020.

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Miranda Larbi
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Ashleigh Barty is through to the final of Wimbledo 2021.
Strength

Why it’s time to get behind Wimbledon finalist, Ashleigh Barty

Ashleigh Barty’s having a party down in SW19 – why not join her?

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
Sports bra needs change with age
Wellbeing

Do our sports bra needs change with age?

Wearing the wrong sports bra can have disastrous long-term impacts on our health.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
How to beat performance anxiety
Wellbeing

How to deal with performance panic ahead of a race or competiton

Tight chest? Racing thoughts? Poor sleep? It's time to nip competition anxiety in the bud.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
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Emilie Lavinia
Published

How LGBTQ+ friendly is the sports and fitness world?

Is the sporting world more accepting of gay and bisexual women than the fitness industry?

Naomi Osaka
Celebrity

Stars respond to Naomi Osaka’s difficult decision to withdraw from the French Open

“I think she is doing the best she can...”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Football is for the fans t-shirts
News

The uncomfortable question about the united outrage against the Super League

“It’s a shame it’s not like this with everything that’s going wrong in the game, like racism…”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Best high-waisted leggings to buy in 2021, including Lululemon Align tights and Fabletics Power Hold pants
Strength

These high-waisted leggings will actually stay up when you’re working out

Your tights will never interrupt your workout again.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
woman stressed about texts
Strength

Female athletes are being trolled about their bodies and it needs to stop

A survey reveals that the fittest female athletes on the planet are self-conscious about their body. This is a problem.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
A woman scrolling on social media
Strength

Almost a third of elite sportswomen have been trolled online

The online abuse women in sports face is only getting worse.

Posted by
Aiden Wynn
Published
Woman wearing activewear
Fashion

6 best designer sportswear lines to up your workout game

Fashion-forward sports kits to style up any gym class.

Posted by
Grace Cook
Published
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Hannah Keegan
Published

Meet the 11-year-old Olympian skateboarder

Sky Brown is Team GB’s youngest competitor.

Ellie Simmons paralympic heads to Madagascar
Travel

Ellie Simmonds finds tranquility off the coast of Madagascar

Five-time Paralympic gold medallist finds a nature-filled adventure with turtles.

Posted by
Ellie Simmonds
Published
Katarina I am Strong
People

From injuries to failures: inspiring athletes share the moments they realised their strength

“I am strong.”

Posted by
Digital Team
Published
Jessica Ennis-Hill and Lisa
People

Stylist’s 500th issue, made by Olympians

Ahead of Tokyo 2020 we asked 26 Olympians to take over

Posted by
Lisa Smosarski
Published
Dina-Asher-Smith World Champion Sprinter
People

Dina Asher-Smith lives her most surreal moment by becoming a Barbie

“Eight-year-old me would feel seen”

Posted by
Hannah Keegan
Published
Australian Open: Sofia Kenin
People

Sofia Kenin’s Australian Open win is the ultimate example of self-belief

“I was fighting, I battled out there.”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Serena Williams manicure.
People

The real meaning behind Serena Williams’ on-court manicure

She was defeated by Qiang Wang in the third round.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
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Hollie Richardson
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Elliot Benchetrit still thinks he was right to ask that girl to peel his banana for him

The tennis player has responded to the online outrage – but is his excuse really good enough?

Serena Williams isn’t here to field disrespectful Meghan Markle questions
People

Serena Williams isn’t here to field disrespectful Meghan Markle questions

The tennis player was asked to comment on Harry and Meghan’s plans – and her response was a grand slam.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published