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Women in sport

Women’s sport participation rises higher than men’s.

Sport England has discovered, via its nationwide survey of sports participation across the country, that the figure for women taking part in sports has risen at a faster rate than those for men. People (both sexes) regularly playing sport stands at 15.74 million over the past12 months, a rise of 1.65 million since 2005/06 when the surveying began. The usual trend is for men to have increased...
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This Girl Can!

Have you seen the promotional campaign developed by Sport England to encourage women of all ages and sizes to be more active, called This Girl Can (?) It is to be shown across television, the internet and as an outdoor advertising campaign, and features real women exercising and talking about their experiences. Sport England carried out research that indicted that two million fewer women...
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