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February 2021

Solo Atlantic row on hold, Victoria Evans launches #350Challenge in aid of Women in Sport


Victoria Evans’ pursuit of a world-record solo row across the Atlantic Ocean may have been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but it hasn’t stopped her from encouraging girls and women everywhere to stay physically active with the creation of the Sea Change Sport #350Challenge. The...
December 2020

New Year Honours: “Congratulations to all the women across the sector who helped face the challenges of 2020 within sport.”


Given how challenging 2020 has been for both elite and grassroots sportswomen Women in Sport is delighted to see so many women recognised in the 2021 New Year Honours list.   We would like to congratulate all the women who have been celebrated in the list for their...
December 2020

“Women going through menopause need to be active. I only learnt front crawl at 45…..and now I’m addicted to open water swimming”


Thanks to funding generated by players of People’s Postcode Lottery through the Postcode Sport Trust, we’re continuing our work supporting women going through menopause. Through research and campaigning, we will help women feel empowered to take up exercise at this stage of life. We know everyone’s experience...