In episode three, Hannah Cockroft MBE talks about what it feels like to win and what success means to her. Undefeated for 7 years, she talks candidly about losing to Kare Adenegan in 2015 and why she is so determined to stay at the top of her sport for as long as possible.
Hannah Cockroft MBE has won every major title she has competed for since making her international debut in 2011, dominating the T34 wheelchair racing class. Most recently she has won 3 gold medals in the Rio Paralympics, achieving success in 100m, 400m and 800m races. An accomplished speaker, Hannah is patron of five charities, she works closely with various disability groups and actively campaigns on disability issues.
Visit Hannah's website here.
In episode 2 Michelle Moore discusses intersectionality, what needs to change to help more people from diverse backgrounds succeed and how a sporting mindset has helped her achieve success in her career.
Michelle Moore is a former athlete, consultant, executive coach, speaker and activist promoting equality in sport. She is a Trustee of Runnymede – the UK’s leading independent race equality think tank – and runs her own consultancy. In The Independent’s 50 Most Influential Women in Sport list 2015 she was highlighted “as someone to watch”. Visit her website here.
Read her article, The Question of Diversity and Inclusion in Women’s Sport.