Category Archives: Women and girls

£10 million to tackle the gender gap in sport

On Thursday we revealed the sports projects that will benefit from a £10 million National Lottery fund to encourage Active Women and tackle the gender gap in sport. Sports and Olympics Minister Hugh Robertson and badminton star Gail Emms joined … Continue reading

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Boxing – it’s not just for the boys

It’s traditionally been seen as a male dominated sport, and was even banned for 116 years in the UK, but now women boxers are giving the men a run for their money as more and more women are becoming successful … Continue reading

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