Word! . #changeourgame #justsport #sportforall #inclusion @sportaus
#Inclusive language helps us demonstrate that we #acknowledge and #respect the different experiences of people around us. . The recently launched #ChangeOurGame Women in Sport and Recreation Communication and Marketing Strategies detail a range of #practical and #adaptable approaches for community sport and recreation clubs, enabling them to develop best practice strategies to market and communicate to #women and #girls. . Download your copy via the link in our bio.
“For the league it was about respecting, promoting and supporting female athletes, so that they could perform at their peak but also make decisions around themselves and for their families.” . ABA CEO Jacob Holmes discussing the @thewnbl #Pregnancy and #Parenting Policy and the support and services the policy provides mothers wanting to return and continue playing after giving birth. . The full article via @pickandrollau, link in our bio. . 📷 via @canberratimes . #changeourgame
#ActiveApril . @tamhikes started participating in @premiersactiveapril with her housemate. It was the kickstart she needed and she has since gone on to create a group that focuses on empowering women to get outside and explore the world in a supportive and community oriented way. . If you have not gotten onboard this April, it’s not too late! Use the long weekend and this sensational weather to get outside, get moving and try something new. . Don’t forget to check out @premiersactiveapril for more ideas and ways you can get #active. . From our team to yours, have a happy and safe Easter. . #findyour30 #hiking #moving #fitness . 📷 @tamhikes
Applications are now open for the second round of the 2018-19 #ChangeOurGame Community Activation Grants. . This popular program is designed to #showcase and #celebrate women and girls at the community level. . Grants of up to $5K are on offer, giving community #sport and #recreation clubs a boost to further drive positive change throughout their community. . All the details can be available via the link in our bio. . Giddy up! . #leadership #positivechange #community #ponyclub #orbost
When it comes to #marketing, no two sports will market sport and recreation to women in the same way, however, there are some common and effective approaches, principals and values that can help guide you. . The recently launched #ChangeOurGame Women in Sport and Recreation Communication and Marketing Strategies detail a range of #practical and #adaptable approaches for community sport and recreation clubs, enabling them to develop best practice strategies to market their programs to #women and #girls. . Download your copy via the link in our bio.
When you feel uncomfortable, it means you're exploring new territory. . Dr Bridie O’Donnell, Director Office for Women in Sport and Recreation. . #leadership #changeourgame #getcomfortablewithbeinguncomfortable #womeninsport
@bowlsaustralia Australia recently announced the appointment of Kate Hutchison as an Appointed non-Executive Director on their #Board. . Hutchison joins #Bowls Australia from a background in sporting #communications and is currently the Head of #Media and #Communications at @swimmingaustralia. . The 38-year-old has previously worked in senior communication roles with the Australian Men’s #Cricket team and New Zealand #Rugby Union. . Congratulations Kate. . #changeourgame #leadership #womeninsport #womenonboards . Via @bowlsaustralia
The Change Our Game #Ambassador program is focussed on connecting influential women with the broader #sport and active #recreation industry, in order to inspire and drive positive change. . Introducing one of the members of out team, Change Our Game Ambassador - Tal Karp. . Tal is an Olympian, former Matilda, lawyer and now, a co-founder and Director of Sixfold Consulting Group. Tal has held a variety of senior legal practice, policy and strategy roles over the course of her career, including with Victoria Legal Aid, the Sentencing Advisory Council, the Department of Justice and the Victorian Minister for Women and the Prevention of Family Violence. . In earlier years Tal balanced her legal career with elite sport, representing Australia as a member of the Matilda and captaining Melbourne Victory in the inaugural season of the W-League. . Tal is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an appointed Director of YMCA Australia. . Check out Tal's full profile along with our other ambassadors on the Change Our Game website - link in bio. . #Leadership #womeninsport #diversity #cantbewhatyoucantsee #inclusion #football #Matildas #leader
1 day to go. . #ChangeOurGame #Scholarships - applications close at 5pm tomorrow. . All the details via the link in our bio. . #thanksteags @melbourneaflw @tegancunningham1