Despite the fantastic achievements of our sportswomen, women’s sport remains an afterthought.
The lack of coverage has more impact than unbalanced column inches. It impacts on women’s participation and has wider implications for women’s equality.
Alongside health benefits, participation in sport helps develop life skills, with sporting activity during youth being linked to confidence and career success later in life.”
Read the full article at:Fighting for gender equality in sport | Progress | News and debate from the progressive community
- Special report: Women’s sport has far to go, but the wheels turn slowly (independent.co.uk)