In celebration of International Women’s Week 2016, Uni Girls Can held an event at the University of Leeds where a panel of females in the professional athletes industry were invited to a Q&A session to discuss the barriers for women within the sporting industry. The panel included: Sarah Spears -…

From a very young age, I have always been faced with gender stereotypes. I played football in primary school and was bullied by the boys in my class because I would get picked for the team over them. I always reflect on this part of my childhood, and feel it…

The 9th of November this year marks the day from which women will effectively be working for free for the remainder of the year. This is not because we have all decided to take an extra-long Christmas holiday in the Bahamas. The sudden female demotion to ‘free labour’ is due…