Women and girls Insight

Women in Sport and Sport England have produced some insightful research on women and girls participation in sport and activity to help people providing activity engage effectively:

  • What Sways Women to Play Sport #swaytoplay - assessing the question of what the key influencing factors are that get women playing sport
  • The Ideal Sports Club for Women - the factors that create the ideal sports club environment for women
  • Go Where Women Are - explores our current understanding of women, their relevant motivations, barriers and triggers to getting more active and what this means for sports and exercise activities and initiatives.
  • Keeping women active in Winter - this report outlines the barriers to women taking part in sport in the winter and how to tackle autumn/winter drop-out rates.
  • Menopause and exercise- this insight pack gives an overview of menopause research across the sector as well as Women in Sport insight
  • Reframing Sport For Teenage Girls- Sport can be a powerful force to support girls on their journey to being happy, healthy and self-assured young women but to do so, we must broaden our knowledge to gain a more holistic understanding of what really matters in teenage girls' lives