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UK Sport plans to double female coaches by Paris 2024 Olympics

UK Sport plans to double female coaches by Paris 2024 Olympics
Paula Dunn and Mel Marshall have signed up to mentor new female coachesA "long overdue" project has been launched by UK Sport to improve gender diversity across elite sport.It aims to more than double the number of high-performance female coaches by the Paris Olympics in 2024.As it stands, 10% of coaching positions across UK Sport-funded…
Paula Dunn and Mel Marshall
Paula Dunn and Mel Marshall have signed up to mentor new female coaches

A “long past due” task has actually been released by UK Sport to enhance gender diversity throughout elite sport.

As it stands, 10%of coaching positions throughout UK Sport-funded British Olympic and Paralympic programmes are held by women.

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