Bianca Dawson: Army sergeant turned international rugby star

Within six months, Bianca Dawson has gone from army sergeant to international rugby player. Here, she shares her incredible journey.

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Exclusive interview with the first woman to box for GB at an Olympic Games – Natasha Jonas

I’ve had the pleasure of reporting on British boxer Natasha Jonas’ career for many years. Her lively personality has always made her an interesting interviewee. As well as her incredible achievements in the ring, Natasha has always been a prominent ambassador for women’s boxing and has played an instrumental part in the recent rise in females taking up…

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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…

‘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…