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****** POSTPONEMENT ****** Women Who Like Sport will be taking a break throughout August. I’m lucky enough to have a job that allows me to travel the world and with some very exciting trips coming up, there just won’t be time to continue the blog. To follow my journey across the globe reporting from some…

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‘Sport saved my life.’ How powerlifting world champion Monique Newton overcame cancer + a suicide attempt

About four years ago, Monique Newton scoured the internet for obscure sports. She needed something to focus her energy on; something to take her away from the challenges in her life. At 18, Monique had already recovered from cancer, overcome homelessness and battled through depression and a suicide attempt. Monique needed a sport that would change…

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How do you become a sports journalist?

Ever thought about becoming a sports journalist? From chatting to Usain Bolt to following the England women’s football team to Cyprus, I love that my job offers so much variety. I recently spoke to the BBC Academy about my route into journalism, tips for success and the most memorable moment of my career thus far.…