WOMEN IN SPORTS ARCHIVES

IOC TO ADVANCE GENDER EQUALITY

Following the IOC Executive Board approval of 25 bold and challenging recommendations, the IOC is leading the way in raising awareness of the importance of gender equality on and off the field of play.

WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Ontario Volleyball Association is proud to present the 1st annual multi-sport Women and Girls in Leadership and Sport Conference to be held in May at the University of Toronto Scarborough.

RINGETTE CDA’S FEMALE COACH POLICY

From Policy to Progress: Working to Develop and Retain Female Coaches. Despite it being early days, here is an initiative to watch, support, and adapt. Ringette Canada’s Female Coach on the Bench Policy and the subsequent Action Plan may offer

NEW ONLINE EXHIBIT: SHOF

Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame has launched a new online exhibit for Canada’s 150th Anniversary. This new interactive tool highlights the rich history of Canadian Sport. One of the five themes explored in this exhibit focuses on women in sport

CANADIANS TO LEAD WOMEN’S CLINIC

Demetra Koutsopodiotis-Gauthier and Stephanie Roberton-Owen are traveling to Tehran, Iran to help lead a wrestling refereeing clinic for Iranian women.

CGF GENDER EQUALITY STRATEGY

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) announced that central features of its Gender Equality Strategy have been implemented ahead of the XXI edition of the Commonwealth Games which takes place on the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 – 15 April 2018.

‘BASEBALL GIRLS’

‘Baseball Girls’ named one of the 10 best NFB films of the 1990′s

CLOSING THE GENDER GAP IN SPORT

Province of Ontario Launches Action Plan to Improve Opportunities for Women and Girls in Sport

CHRISTINE SINCLAIR RECOGNIZED WITH ORDER OF CANADA

Canada Soccer congratulates Christine Sinclair on her appointment to the Order of Canada.

A STEP TOWARDS GENDER BALANCE AT THE OLYMPICS

For the very first time, an equal number of men and women will compete in judo at the summer Olympic Games.