The Voice of Women Working in Sport explores the barriers, enablers, and aspirations of women currently working in the sports industry and identifies how they can thrive in the sector.
Insights include how it feels to be a woman working in the sports industry and the average score given by women for gender equality in the sector. The report highlights the most common barriers women face such as pay, male gatekeepers, the system, and self-confidence. It also recommends actions employers can take to improve gender equality in the industry, such as improving the system and supporting women entering and progressing in the industry. The report also outlines actions women can take to thrive in the sector based on advice from women who were part of the research. The insights in the report can help those working in the sector to take proactive steps to make the sports industry a more inclusive place to work.
The report is free to download.