28 episodes

Sport has the power to transform people’s lives, both on and off the field and women's sport has the extra ability to knock down barriers and challenge the status quo.

The Game Changers podcast will give you the chance to sit down with some of the biggest names in women’s sport as they talk frankly about their historic careers, what drives them and how they’ve dealt with some of the toughest challenges they’ve faced.

You may be surprised at what you hear – you’ll certainly be inspired.

You can find out more at promotepr.com/Gamechangers

The Game Changers podcast: Fearless Women in Sport

The Game Changers Sue Anstiss

    • Sports
    • 4.9, 179 Ratings

Sport has the power to transform people’s lives, both on and off the field and women's sport has the extra ability to knock down barriers and challenge the status quo.

The Game Changers podcast will give you the chance to sit down with some of the biggest names in women’s sport as they talk frankly about their historic careers, what drives them and how they’ve dealt with some of the toughest challenges they’ve faced.

You may be surprised at what you hear – you’ll certainly be inspired.

You can find out more at promotepr.com/Gamechangers

The Game Changers podcast: Fearless Women in Sport

    Hope Powell CBE

    Hope Powell CBE

    My guest this week is Hope Powell CBE, the trailblazing former England Women’s Football manager and the first woman to be awarded a UEFA Pro License.

    Hope’s had so many incredible achievements and awards. An OBE, a CBE, honorary degrees from several universities, she was the second woman to be inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame, following in the footsteps of the legendary Lily Parr.




    The Game Changers: Fearless Women in Football

    • 28 min
    Casey Stoney MBE

    Casey Stoney MBE

    Former England captain with over 100 caps, now Manager of Manchester Utd Women.
    Casey talks us about how she was bullied for playing football as a girl, her surreal first cap in front of a crowd of 45,000, what makes a great captain and leader, the difference in life as a manager versus a professional player and how she’s managing life as Manager at Manchester United Women.

    • 48 min
    Kelly Simmons MBE

    Kelly Simmons MBE

    Today’s guest, Kelly Simmons MBE, is leading the transformation of professional women’s football in England as the Director of the Women’s Professional Game at the FA. Kelly oversees The FA Women’s Super League, FA Women’s Championship, FA Women’s National League and the Women’s Pyramid of Football.

    Kelly’s been an extraordinary trailblazer for the women’s game, having spent over 20 years at the Football Association.

    • 42 min
    Maggie Murphy

    Maggie Murphy

    General Manager at Lewes FC Women, the first football club in the world to pay its male and female players equally
    We hear where Maggie’s passion for equality began, how the FIFA scandal brought her into women’s football, why she broke a record for playing football at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro and what Lewes FC are doing that’s truly revolutionary for the women’s game.

    • 48 min
    Jo Tongue

    Jo Tongue

    Jo Tongue – Football agent, Director of Women in Football and a tireless campaigner for equality in sport and the media
    Jo takes us back to the reality of her early days in local radio, her big break at BBC Sport and how shocked she’s been representing female footballers.

    • 56 min
    Dame Sue Campbell

    Dame Sue Campbell

    Dame Sue Campbell – Former Chair of UK Sport and now Director of Women’s Football at The FA
    Sue shares how being a PE teacher shaped her entire career, what it took to persuade her to join the FA and how what is happening in women’s football today will help change lives more broadly across the UK.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
179 Ratings

179 Ratings

lou675 ,

Fantastic

Absolutely love listening to this podcast recently listening again on my daily run. Give them a listen great guests from inspiring women.

sukie57 ,

Just keeps getting better!

Really loved the last 2 episodes; Jo Tongue & Maggie Murphy; hadn’t heard an in depth interview such as this with either of them before. So very interesting.

Natasha_Hill ,

Review

I love Sue’s podcasts, what a talented lady and such an interesting listen with inspirational people.

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