Nicola Adams

11 People From Yorkshire We Should All Be Thankful For Gracing This World

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK

Yorkshire Day is upon us once again, a day to celebrate everything that’s great about the region modestly known as God’s Own County. And if you we...

WISE WORDS: Olympian Nicola Adams Shares Her Empowering Life Lessons

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

In our WISE WORDS interview series, we pose a string of questions to a host of celebrities from a variety of different fields - and who could be more ...

Nicola Adams Has An Inspiring Message For LGBT People In Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 12.02.2016 | UK

Beaming with pride as she walks through the door, Nicola Adams has an air of confidence as we meet on level 42 of the Leadenhall building in the heart...

Are These The Most Inspirational Women In British Sport?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It’s proving to be an historic year for women’s sport. So before our attention is completely swallowed up by the mounting anticipation of Rio 2016...

One Year of Sportswomen

Anna Edwards | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Sport
Anna Edwards

As we head towards our first anniversary, Sportswomen returned to the all new Sky Sports News HQ studio for a third series today at the new time of 11.30am. This series of the show promises to showcase the very best in women's' sport and there couldn't be a better time for us to return! This summer produced some of the best ever results in women's sport and we're excited to be able to celebrate key successes.

Are These The Most Inspirational Women In Sport?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With UEFA Women’s Euro 2013 in full swing, Marion Bartoli’s Wimbledon triumph still fresh in our minds and the first anniversary of what was widel...

Women In Sport: An Even Playing Field?

Katie Simmonds | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Sport
Katie Simmonds

The power of female athletes to draw audiences in London 2012 highlights the appetite for women's sport. However, the current lack of coverage is creating a glass ceiling effect. The lack of exposure on the playing field is reflected in the boardroom with few women in senior positions at sports clubs and governing bodies.


Jen Offord | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Sport
Jen Offord

As mentioned in previous posts, for the last few weeks, I have been taking boxing lessons with Naomi Gibson, aka Girls in Gloves, at the very charming Body Studio in Shoreditch (which, if you're interested in having a go at boxing classes, but maybe put off by the prospect of a bunch of sweaty brutes leering at you, is a really friendly and non-intimidating venue to try it out).

Got Milk? Team GB's Olympic Heroes Have

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Sport

Team GB's London 2012 Olympic legacy has propelled medal heroes Laura Trott, Jade Jones and Nicola Adams to the front of the 'make mine Milk' campaign...

Value Of Gold: What Riches Can Medal Winners Expect?

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Team GB have been medalling like crazy during the past five weeks, but where will those pieces of gold take their owners? According to sports marke...

PHOTO: Nicola Adams' Dog Watches Her Fight On TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Comedy

We have to admit: there was one point during yesterday's Olympic boxing match between Team GB's Nicola Adams and China's Ren Cancan when we found ours...

Samuel Luckhurst

Nicola Adams Becomes First Female Boxer To Win At Olympics | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Sport

Nicola Adams has become the first ever women's boxing champion at the Olympics after she defeated China's Ren Cancan 16-7 in the London 2012 women's f...

What Does Harriet Harman Think Jessica Ennis Should Be Shortlisted For?

PA | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Politics

MPs have accused the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award of "ignoring women's achievements" in 2011 with its selection of an all-male shortlist. ...