Women In Sport

Women In Sport, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Women of colour like me are finding solidarity and support in female-led cycling clubs.
    Wellbeing

    “How women of colour like me are finding strength and safety in female-only cycle clubs”

  • Emma Raducunu at the US Open smiling afte winning her match
    Strength

    “No pressure at all”: Emma Raducanu is delightfully chill as she makes the US Open final

  • Naomi OSaka at the 2021 US Open in a bright yellow dress and black cap
    Strength

    Naomi Osaka’s latest post about being “humble” is a must-read for anyone with imposter syndrome

Latest Stories

Aileen McGlynn and Helen Scott on the podium at tokyo 2020 with the union jack
Strength

Team GB’s Aileen McGlynn silver medal proves the power of taking a break

She walked away and came back stronger than ever.

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Chloe Gray
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Collage ofHannah Cockroft, Kadeena Cox and Ellie Simmonds
Strength

16 Team GB athletes who could win gold at the Paralympic Games

From cycling to swimming, these are the women to watch.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Asma Elbadawi
People

Meet the woman tackling social injustice in sport

Asma Elbadawi campaigns to tackle stereotypes in sport

In partnership with
Shiseido
Judy Murray at the tennis celebrating
Strength

The online reactions to Judy Murray’s new job are sexist, ridiculous and, frankly, untrue

She’s been appointed as coach for 2021 Soccer Aid.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Miranda Larbi
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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.

Raven Saunders Olympics
Wellbeing

Banning athletes at the Olympics from protesting institutional injustice is a problem

Raven Saunders has been given a reprieve after making an 'X' gesture on the podium.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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Bethany Shriever wins Gold at the Tokyo Olympics
Strength

The most important part of Bethany Shriever’s Olympic win

Another story of women fighting for equality from Tokyo 2020.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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Tokyo 2020: Team GB rower Helen Glover shares inspirational message after missing out on medal at Tokyo 2020
Strength

Why everyone needs to hear Helen Glover’s words on “trying and failing” after making Olympic history

“Take risks, take chances, with no fear of failure.”

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Simone Biles at Tokyo 2020
News

Michelle Obama shares her daily mantra in response to Simone Biles news

Biles has received an outpour of love and support from around the world.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Team GB 2020: the Team GB female athletes to watch in the Tokyo 2021 Olympics
Strength

12 Team GB athletes to watch out for at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Meet the women going for gold.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Why I'll be watching the Olympics
Strength

“Why, despite allegations of sexism, racism and more, I’ll be watching the Olympics”

Whatever your level of fitness, the Games have the power to inspire us all.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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Miranda Larbi
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12 of the best British female Olympians of all time

Team GB has had a plethora of great female athletes in recent years.

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
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Lina Nielsen
Strength

5 things world-class female athletes want you to know about the reality of competing

From periods to progress

In partnership with
Puma
england finals euro
Strength

Football’s coming home - for the first time since 2009

Think that this is the first final we've been in since 1966? Think again.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
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Emma Raducanu
News

Twitter reacts brilliantly to the sexist commentary around Emma Raducanu’s Wimbledon withdrawal

“Is there anything more annoying than a man telling a woman she’s not hurt she’s just emotional?”

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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LGBTQ+ sportswomen
Wellbeing

How LGBTQ+ friendly is the sports and fitness world?

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

Posted by
Emilie Lavinia
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Jessica Ennis-Hill remember feeling the "intense" pressure of the media on the How To Fail podcast
Podcasts

Jessica Ennis-Hill opens up about media pressure on the How To Fail podcast

"How did I actually cope with the amount of pressure that was on me?"

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Hollie Richardson
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Stars respond to Naomi Osaka’s difficult decision to withdraw from the French Open

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

Serena Williams playing tennis
TV

Serena Williams has a new Amazon docuseries on the way and it already sounds inspiring

It's early days, but we're getting excited.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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