Impact Report

Executive Summary

Women in Sport’s vision is for a society where women and men have equal opportunities, and where all women and girls in the UK can access the lifelong benefits of sport. Every year, we use our insights and expertise to provide support and advice to ensure the sport sector is able to better meet the needs of women and girls, and to inspire changes to policy, practice and attitudes that lead to greater opportunities for women and girls in sport

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Key Stats:

In 2016 and 2017 we were able to:

  • Reach over 10.6 million people through our Women’s Sport Week campaign
  • Improve P.E. and sport provision for 17,000 secondary school girls, in partnership with the Youth Sport Trust
  • Assist 150 women to advance their careers in sport
  • Train 100 sports organisations to develop programmes for women and girls
  • Work with 10 universities to better engage female students in sport
  • Support disabled women to get active in 5 regions of the UK
  • Make 1 major change to national government policy, creating more female leaders in sport


Read our Impact Report to find out more about the difference we make for women and girls.



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