Women Leaders News

  • Women's Leadership Moderator Seminar

    European Athletics launches Women Leadership Webinar series

    19:20

    Following five editions of Women in World Athletics (WIWA) and two editions of Women Leadership seminars, European Athletics is very pleased to announce the launch of the Women Leadership Webinars which will take place across the first two weekends of July. 

  • Lilly-Ann O'Hora

    Lilly-Ann O'Hora: implementing new structures in Ireland

    11:43

    European Athletics continues its series of profiles of prominent women’s athletics leaders on the continent by talking to Ireland’s Lilly-Ann O’Hora. At 25, she is one of the youngest women’s leaders to be featured and works as a Women in Sport Officer for Athletics Ireland.

  • Lisa Simao

    Lisa Simao: "The WIWA seminars changed my life"

    08:56

    European Athletics continues its series of profiles of prominent women’s athletics leaders on the continent by talking to Lisa Simao, a familiar face at competitions for almost two decades – both domestic and international – in Portugal and further afield.

  • Katrin Heyers

    Heyers takes on new role to create a female athletics leadership network

    18:16

    In the coming months European Athletics will be publishing a series of profiles of prominent women’s athletics leaders on the continent, women who have made a significant contribution to the management and development of our sport.

  • Maryia Badzich

    Badzich: "There is gender inequality in our federation: we have more women than men!"

    15:30

    Maryia Badzich was one of 19 women to be nominated by their federations for the biennial Women’s Leadership Award. Badzich’s name was put forward by the Belarus Athletic Federation and she was presented with her award and winning artwork on stage at the Golden Tracks award ceremony in Tallinn, Estonia at the end of October.