Following her success at the Commonwealth Powerlifting Championships in South Africa, where she took gold medals for squat, bench, deadlift, overall gold and a 'Best Lifter' medal, we asked Melissa Wall to tell us how she came to be the queen of Scottish Powerlifting.
The TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships are coming to Glasgow this August. Gemma Willman talks us through the female players to watch out for.
As new legislation comes into force Abby Chinery investigates the gender pay gap in football. Although the fans are just as loyal, and the players just as passionate, little progress has been made to bridge the gap between men and women in football. This is especially true when it comes to the sizeable pay checks associated with male footballers.
Guest Blogger Rachel Barton shares her thoughts on why golf should be included in the Paralympics. Statistics recently gathered from the Active People Survey conducted by Sport England revealed, ‘over 82,000 people with a disability are participating in golf within England at least once a week.’ Golf has weathered its fair share of unfounded stereotypes. Often dubbed the ‘old man’s sport’, many believe that professional golf is simply a large-scale version of the crazy golf kids play at their local parks, and that golf offers little in the way of physical exercise. This is simply untrue. As noted in Golf Digest,…
In this blog Tamir Davies, from Journalistic.org, highlights the ongoing gender pay gap between men and women in golf…Muirfield it seems is only the tip of the iceberg!