9 episodes

Manx Radio's Rhian Evans chats pre-comp nerves, highlights, aspirations and what is to be a woman in sport in this day and age with a handful of the Island’s female athletes, from a different discipline each episode.

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Manx Radio's Rhian Evans chats pre-comp nerves, highlights, aspirations and what is to be a woman in sport in this day and age with a handful of the Island’s female athletes, from a different discipline each episode.

    Women in Sport: Archery

    Women in Sport: Archery

    Rhian Evans is joined by stalwarts in the Manx archery scene; World AND European Champion Lesley Sleight, and Island Games medallist, Joy Gough. Together, they chat about performing under pressure techniques, the effectiveness of famous fictional archers, and using Bryan Adams to get in the zone.

    • 33 min
    Women in Sport: Hockey

    Women in Sport: Hockey

    Louise Slater and smashing sister duo, Kim Carney and Zoe Crowe, chat to Rhi about the Manx hockey scene and how it's changed over their 25 years + in the game. Plus, career highlights, 'RAGE' reveals, and Zoe talks about her comeback after having kids.

    • 49 min
    Women in Sport: Table Tennis

    Women in Sport: Table Tennis

    Rhian is joined by Manx table tennis legends Maggie Mulhern and Khayee Vinas to chat about the need for an official clubhouse, big tournament ballads, and the old-as-time debate; is it table tennis or ping pong?

    • 38 min
    Women in Sport: Cricket

    Women in Sport: Cricket

    Rhian is joined by cracking cricketers Sally Green and Maya and Helen Helfrich to chat T20 tea breaks, steps towards a national girls squad for the Island and taking a cricket ball, full pelt, to the throat.

    • 38 min
    Women in Sport: Rugby

    Women in Sport: Rugby

    'Butch lesbian' stereotypes, being a mum as well as an athlete, and an unwavering devotion to growing the women's game on the Island are among the topics in this week's episode, where Rhian talks to Lauren Ellison, Daisee Sewell, Sami Varrall and Natalie-Jayne Bush about rugby.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Women in Sport: Football

    Women in Sport: Football

    Nicki Naden, Becky 'Corky' Corkish, Rebekah Pate and Kym Hicklin join Rhian Evans to discuss annoying football stereotypes, World Cup ripples and the most gruesome 'Player of Match' rituals.

    • 1 hr 4 min

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