women in sport

NAME: Mica Moore AGE: 25 PROFESSION: Professional Athlete KIDS: 0 FAVORITE SPORT: Athletics MOTTO: Only the fearless can be great BIGGEST ACHIEVEMENT: Competing at the Winter Olympics in Pyeonchang 2018 – finishing 8th   When did you start Athletics? I was 15 years old, I’d done quite a few sports by this age but was...
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NAME: Sarah Wakefield AGE: 44yrs PROFESSION: Mountain bike leader KIDS: 3 little darlings FAVORITE SPORT: Mountain biking MOTTO: Yes you can!   When did you start mountain biking? I started mountain biking about 4 years ago. My husband rides every Sunday and kept talking about how much fun it was. I had just had my...
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My name is Gemma Price, I’m a 36-year-old mum of 2 girls aged 12 and 15 and the founder of women’s boxing club Boxing Pretty. I started Boxing Pretty on the back of leaving a physically abusive relationship. My story goes like this: I was introduced to my youngest daughter’s dad through a friend –...
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We were delighted to take part in Our Squad’s Podcasts talking all women in sport. On average, there is a ten percentage point gap between men and women participating in sport and this trend starts early. But why does it happen? Part 1 talks about why women abstain from sport and our Founder Giorgia Rescigno...
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So as I am always preaching about challenging yourself, trying something new and being out of your comfort zone, I though it would be good to practice what I preach. I decided to travel to Nepal for 3 weeks alone and trek to Annapurna Base Camp, and guess what… I did it!.. It was hard,...
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