121 people from Local Government, health agencies, State Sporting Association‘s and sports club members, player and officials attended Gippsland’s first Sports Forum held in Traralgon on November 30 2016.
A joint-initiative between GippSport & Gippsland Women’s Health, this forum aimed to inspire much needed change and explore how best to increase female participation, as players and leaders, in community sport across Gippsland.
Watch keynote speakers Sam Squires & Kate Roffey
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Keynote speaker Sam Squiers, Founder and Editor of a website dedicated to women’s sport (www.sportette.com.au) said,
“Women have been an untapped market for sport for decades, but finally both professional and grassroots sports have realised that women are exactly the market they have to engage and involve, they simply are the secret to their survival and longevity.” Sam Squiers, Founder/Editor Sportette