Female participation in sport
Females and physical activity
There are many barriers that reduce or stop women and girls from being active. The ‘fear of judgement’ is one such barrier common to all life stages. While this issue is complex, the good news is there are many steps that can be taken to help females overcome barriers to activity, so they can lead happier, healthier lives.
Funding for women in sport
VicHealth investing in the health and wellbeing of Victorian women
VicHealth CEO Jerril Rechter has today unveiled further details of the organisation’s focus on building gender equality in sport, which includes increased funding to encourage greater female physical activity participation.