Category

Inspirational Women in Sport
Sophia Warner featured
08
Jul

Inspirational Woman: Sophia Warner | Paralympian

Sophia Warner is a British Paralympian track and field athlete competing mainly in T35 sprint events. In 2012, she qualified for the 2012 Summer Paralympics, selected for the T35 100m and 200m sprint and is also part of the T35-38 women’s relay team. Tell us a bit about yourself, background and your current role My...
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Fleur Robinson featured
13
Mar

Inspirational Woman: Fleur Robinson | Commercial Director, Burton Albion Football Club

Fleur Robinson is Commercial Director of Burton Albion Football Club, a Council Member for the Football Association, an Ambassador for BTEC and a founding Trustee of Burton Albion Community Trust (BACT). Fleur has capitalised on the meteoric rise of Burton Albion to build a successful commercial arm for the English Football League One club. In...
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Donna Noble featured
22
Jan

Inspirational Woman: Donna Noble | Founder, Curvesomeyoga

Donna Noble is the Founder of Curvesomeyoga, and has been practising yoga since late 90s. She has been a certified Yoga Teacher since 2011. A Master NLP Practitioner, Body Positive Advocate and Wellbeing Coach. She has taught in America, India and all over the UK at workshops, wellbeing events.  She has been a speaker at corporate...
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Hannah MacLeod featured
14
Jan

Inspirational Woman: Hannah MacLeod MBE | Hockey Player & Olympic Gold Medallist

Dr Hannah MacLeod is a double Olympic medallist, with the record-breaking Great Britain Women’s hockey team, culminating in winning Gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics. She has a doctorate in Exercise Physiology and has helped build a successful specialist nutrition consultancy business. Hannah was born in Boston, Lincolnshire 9th June 1984 and grew up moving...
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Alex Danson featured
22
Aug

Inspirational Woman: Alex Danson MBE | Captain of England & Great Britain Hockey

Alex Danson MBE is an Olympic Gold Medallist and Captain of England & Great Britain Hockey. She is also one of Investec Click & Invest‘s sports ambassadors. Tell us a bit about yourself, background and your current role I was born in Southampton and raised in Odiham which has a real community feel. We didn’t...
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21
Jun

Women’s rugby champ Nolli Waterman shares World Cup highs and the value of sport

Sport gives you confidence in being in your own skin Danielle “Nolli” Waterman, England rugby union player and World Champion, told WeAreTheCity. She said: “The determination and competitiveness that sport brings has really helped me. Sport gives you the confidence in being you and the confidence in being in your own skin. You need tall,...
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Roz Savage featured
21
Jun

Inspirational Woman: Roz Savage MBE | Ocean rower, environmental advocate, writer & speaker

Roz Savage MBE is an English ocean rower, environmental advocate, writer and speaker. She holds four Guinness World Records for ocean rowing, including first woman to row solo across three oceans: the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian. She has rowed over 15,000 miles, taken five million oarstrokes and spent cumulatively over 500 days of her life...
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Annie Zaidi
20
Jun

Inspirational Woman: Annie Zaidi | Football Coach, Asian Women of Achievement 2015 Sports Category Winner

Annie Zaidi, Football Coach, sits down with WeAreTheCity to discuss her career journey so far. I come from a traditional Pakistani Muslim background. I studied BA Hons English Literature at Northampton University and went on to study an MA in Community Development & Youth Work Studies at Durham University. I have since obtained my Masters....
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