British women established the Ladies Golf Union ‘with the...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Golf
Organisation:
Ladies Golf Union
Date: 1893
Reference:
(Guttmann, 1991: 121).

First national women’s golf championship.

Country:
Australia
Continent:
Oceania
Category:
Golf
Date: 1894
Reference:
(Guttmann, 1991).

International Olympic Committee (IOC) established in Paris....

Country:
France
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Organisation
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: 1894
Reference:

Vassar College students organised what is believed to have...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Athletics
Organisation:
Vassar College
Date: Sep 1895
Reference:
(Park, 2010).

Dartford Physical Training College established; the UK...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Physical Education
Organisation:
Dartford Physical Training College
Date: 1895
Reference:
(Fletcher, 1984).

All-England Women’s Field Hockey Association established...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Field Hockey
Organisation:
All-England Women’s Field Hockey Association
Date: 1895
Reference:
(Guttmann, 1991).

First national women’s amateur golf championship, Meadow...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Golf
Date: 1895
Reference:
Williams, 2014

Women’s Gymnastics Association established. Consisting of...

Country:
Finland, Sweden
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Gymnastics
Organisation:
Finnish Women’s Gymnastics Association
Date: 1896
Reference:

First modern Olympic Games, Athens, Greece. Women not allowed...

Country:
Greece
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Multi-sport
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: Apr 1896
Reference:

The first intercollegiate basketball game between University...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Basketball
Date: Apr 1896
Reference:
(Guttmann, 1991).

Mrs Laumaille completes one of the first recorded motorsport...

Country:
France
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Motorsport
Date: 1898
Reference:
(Bouzanquet, 2009; Matthews and Pike, 2016).

The Higher Girls’ School Law was to significantly increase...

Country:
Japan
Continent:
Asia
Category:
Gymnastics, Physical Education
Date: 1899
Reference:
(Ikeda, 2010).

National Association for Girls and Women in Sport (NAGWS)...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Organisation
Organisation:
National Association for Girls and Women in Sport (NAGWS)
Date: 1899
Reference:

National Association for Girls and Women in Sport (NAGWS)...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Organisation
Organisation:
American Association for the Advancement of Physical Education Commission on Women’s Athletics (APEACWA)
Date: 1899
Reference:

During this decade, Finnish female physical educators attend...

Country:
Finland, Sweden
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Physical Education
Date: 1900 - 1909
Reference:
(Laine, 2006).

(Predominantly western, privileged) Women compete for first...

Country:
France
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Multi-sport, Tennis, Golf
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: May 1900
Reference:
(IOC, 2016).

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