Founded in 1984, Women in Sport is the longest-standing charity in its field with a proud history of securing change for women and girls.
The team sport gender gap
Fewer girls than boys play team sport in England
That's more than the capacity of ALL Premier League stadiums
Of parents describe their daughter as resilient
Girls are missing out on vital skills team sport can build
We have led the field in creating change for teenage girls and challenged the system to better serve women in midlife.
Are you with us?
Read a personal reflection on the World Cup from our Policy and Public Affairs Manager Rachel
Karen Carney’s landmark review of women’s football in England
Help us to close the team sport gender gap
#Menopossibilities is our campaign to break the stigma around the menopause, sport and exercise
Our research into the stereotypes girls hear in primary school that set them up for a life of sitting on the side-lines.
Our report illustrate the importance of understanding teenage girls' engagement with sport.