Womens Sport and Fitness Foundation

Women's University Boat Race - Henley's Last Hurrah!

Ruth Holdaway | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Sport
Ruth Holdaway

Boat Race day has become a day to savour and I always, without fail and with a loyalty I cannot explain, support Oxford. A graduate of Birmingham University and with a family connection to Cambridge, I have no idea why it's the dark blues that I cheer on enthusiastically every year, but I do, and it will never change.

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.