Cumbrian Girls Can is a community led initiative to encourage, support and inspire Cumbrian women to get active. It has been exploring whether following the approaches recommended by the national This Girl Can Campaign – but giving it a Cumbrian ‘place’ association.

Coach Core aims to create inspirational sports coaches to deliver sport in the community, and particularly in communities that have traditionally had poor access to high-quality, professional coaching

Having volunteered in the sector for 11 years, encouraging and motivating women to participate in physical activity and sport, the former lawyer took the brave and inspirational decision to make this her full-time career, siting it as "my calling and my passion".