Women in Sport Action Plan

Special Olympics Ireland takes a historic step with launch of first women in sport action plan to tackle inequality in sport

four women and a man read the Women in Sport action plan

Special Olympics Ireland proudly announces the launch of its inaugural Women in Sport Action Plan, marking a significant milestone in the organisation’s commitment to gender equality and inclusivity in sports. 

The Women in Sport Action Plan lays out a comprehensive set of strategies for building our Women in Sport offering. These initiatives are focused on: 

  1. Coaching and Officiating 
  2. Active Participation 
  3. Leadership and Governance 
  4. Visibility 

Special Olympics Ireland invites athletes, coaches, volunteers, and supporters to join in the journey towards gender equality in sports and celebrate the achievements of female athletes with intellectual disabilities.