Jackie Greenough: Greyhound racing is no longer a male bastion

March 8, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty

On International Women’s Day, we caught up with prominent greyhound trainer Jackie Greenough, who shed some light on how times have changed in our sport.

International Women’s Day is much more than a theme for gender equality.

Intrinsically, it’s a global day for celebrating the social, economic, cultural, political and sporting achievements of women.

In more recent times, there’s been a seismic shift in attitude towards women in sport – particularly at the elite level.

Prizemoney equity in grand slam tennis, creation of the AFLW, and the emergence of female jockeys are obvious highlights. And then there’s today’s ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Read full article

Source:: https://www.grv.org.au/news/2020/03/08/jackie-greenough-greyhound-racing-is-no-longer-a-male-bastion/

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