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SETTING THE PACE: Women and Sport
Women participate in a variety of sports at both community and the elite level. Sport participation is about fitness, being part of a team, socialization and for some life and it is even a full time job. Through this video you will explore the benefits of physical activity for women; considering the benefits of activity during menopause, pregnancy and to alleviate premenstrual syndrome. Explore the history of women in sports and develop an understanding of the difference in women and men participation levels. Compare also the prize money and media attention for both male and female sports are community and the elite level.