International Women’s Day 2022

Coach Core apprentices talk about the changes they'd like to see in the world of sport, the inspiring figures in their lives, and words of advice to those coming up.

By James Burbidge · 7th March 2022

Imagine a gender equal world.
A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination.
A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive.
A world where difference is valued and celebrated.
Together we can forge women’s equality.
Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias.

Where are the girls at?

Cassie – a Coach Core apprentice working with Essex Boys and Girls Club – talks about her experiences looking for work as a person with a chronic health condition, the girls she coaches and her biggest inspiration.

You have to face the hell life gives you

Juwayriyah – a Coach Core apprentice working in Leeds – talks about her biggest inspiration, working with refugees, and encouraging more Muslim women into sport.

Mind, Body and Soul

Aura – a graduated Coach Core apprentice working in Leicester – talks about leaving her support network behind when she moved over from Venezuela, working with older participants, and being a motivational coach.