BODY CONFIDENT SPORT GUIDELINES

For confident bodies across all ages and all levels of sport.


These guidelines provide practical recommendations to create safe, inclusive and welcoming sporting environments.


You need these if you're an Athlete, Coach, Parent, Supporter, Sporting Club, Sports Administrator or work in Sports Media - everyone can get involved!

The document is complete with relevant research, implementation ideas, athlete stories and further resources. 

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GUIDELINE SUMMARIES

Everyone is welcome to download the full document.

If you're just interested in what you can do in your role click below to download a summary and learn about what YOU can do to make change.

Our infographic is downloadable too!

 

ATHLETES

If you play sport at any level, these are for you.

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COACHES

Whether you are an aspiring coach or have decades of experience, these ones are for you.

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PARENTS AND SUPPORTERS

You might be the guardian of a junior athlete, or want to know how to best support a friend, these ones are for you.

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SPORTING CLUBS AND ADMINISTRATORS

Whether you're a club volunteer or the CEO of a national sporting organisation, these are for you.

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SPORTS MEDIA

If you're an aspiring sports journalist or well developed in your career, its never too late to learn how to support body confidence, these are for you.

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LET'S STAY IN TOUCH

Pop your email in the box to the right if you are interested in all things relating to sports and body image.

We would love to send you occasional emails with programs, resources and opportunities of interest to you. 

 

Learn More

  • Body Confident Sport Guidelines Launch
    Jun 20, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM GMT+10
    Online Event
    We will be officially launching the Body Confident Sport Guidelines (BCSG) at 7pm on Monday 20th June, 2022. Learn about the evidence behind body image in sport and how the BCSGs can be used in sporting cultures to create change and make a difference to the safety of sport and inclusion.
  • Athletes Creating Body Image Change
    Late 2022
    Face to Face and Online
    Late 2022
    Face to Face and Online, Vic, Australia
    REGISTER YOUR INTEREST A 90min online and face-to-face advocacy workshop designed for current and former athletes to create the body image change they want to see in their own sporting clubs and organisations.
  • Body Confident Coach Training
    From June 2022
    Self Paced Online
    From June 2022
    Self Paced Online
    This self-paced online course will empower sporting coaches from a club to an international level to take a body confident approach with their athletes. 
 
 
 

ORGANISATIONAL SUPPORT

With special thanks to the following organisations who have supported the Body Confident Sport Guidelines

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Are you part of a sporting organisation or club and interested in supporting or using the guidelines?