Story: Gender and sport



In 2011 the New Zealand Olympic Committee started a mentoring programme for women who wanted to take on sports governance roles or improve their existing knowledge. In 2013 Brent Layton (right) of Swimming New Zealand mentored Justine Kidd, who had been on the Equestrian New Zealand board for two years. 

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Sally Shaw, 'Gender and sport - Gender and sports administration', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 October 2021)

Story by Sally Shaw, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Jun 2016