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Australia Honours its Female Sporting Champions

The Establishment in Sydney was the scene for the Women’s Health I Support Women in Sports Awards ceremony over the weekend. Successful female athletes from across the country were in attendance to see who would take home Sportswoman of the … Continue reading

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The October Wrap: Women in Sport

Football With a brand new entrant to the W-League, Melbourne City, coming into the line-up this year and impressing in the first two rounds of the competition, the strength of the W-League continues to improve and the talent pool widens. … Continue reading

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Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards Celebrates Success

The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF)—the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports— celebrated the biggest night in female sports at its 36th Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards gala in New York City. WSF Founder … Continue reading

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Top 3 Barriers to Sport for Women and Solutions

Confidence is very important to instill in young girls and it is a quality many female athletes exemplify both in and outside of their sport. Sports build leadership and teach girls how to work together as a team. Both social … Continue reading

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Gracie and De Silvestro gear up for Mount Panorama

Bathurst 1000: Australia’s most famous Motorsport Race And, for the first time in nearly 20 years, this prestigious race will have an all-female driving team comprised of Australian Renee Gracie and Swiss-born Simona De Silvestro. As the only all-female team … Continue reading

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Sport for Fitness: Tips from Katie Williams

Katie Williams is a 22-year old young woman from the northern beaches of Sydney, Australia, that is a former world youth champion and current open Australian champion in the beach flags sprint event as part of surf lifesaving. As such, … Continue reading

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No Money Back Special on this Statistic

In a contemporary society that constantly yearns for further equality across all facets of life, here is a question for you: Q: Which of the following received more media coverage between 2012-2015? Horse Racing or All Women’s Sport Combined? Any … Continue reading

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5 Benefits of Playing Sport for Under-18 Females

It is common knowledge that regular participation in physical activity is beneficial for anyone’s mind, body and spirit. But for young women in Australia, where sporting participation is at a decline, their daily dose of endorphins are either coming from … Continue reading

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