Mabel Stringer is ‘often credited with being the first...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Media
Date: 1903
Reference:
(Williams, 2014: 19).

Third Summer Olympic Games, St Louis. Archery is introduced...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Multi-sport, Archery
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: Jul 1904
Reference:
(IOC, 2016).

First women’s golf tournament.

Country:
Japan
Continent:
Asia
Category:
Golf
Date: Sep 1905
Reference:

The Intercollegiate Athletic Association (later renamed...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Athletics
Organisation:
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Date: Dec 1905
Reference:
(Park, 2010).

Women obtain the right to vote.

Country:
Finland
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Non-sport
Date: 1906
Reference:

A year after it was built as the first continuous motor-...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Motorsport
Date: 1908
Reference:
(Matthews and Pike, 2016).

Fourth Summer Olympic Games, London. Tennis is reintroduced,...

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Multi-sport, Tennis, Skating
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: Apr 1908
Reference:
(IOC, 2016).

Finnish Gymnastics and Sports Federation organised the first...

Country:
Finland
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Gymnastics
Organisation:
Finnish Gymnastics and Sports Federation
Date: 1909
Reference:
(Laine, 2006).

During this decade, competitive female basketball occurs.

Country:
Brazil
Continent:
South America
Category:
Basketball
Date: 1910 - 1919
Reference:

Monarchy replaced by Republican Political System. New divorce...

Country:
Portugal
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Non-sport
Date: 1910
Reference:

Homans (see 1889) invites directors from several New England...

Country:
United States of America
Continent:
North America
Category:
Physical Education
Date: 1910 - 1915
Reference:
(Park, 2010: 1260).

Fémina Sport established in Paris, France. Goes on to play a...

Country:
France
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Organisation
Organisation:
Fémina Sport
Date: 1911
Reference:

Women first compete in the cross-country skiing championships...

Country:
Finland
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Cross-country skiing
Date: 1911
Reference:
(Laine, 1998).

Ladies Lacrosse Association formed.

Country:
United Kingdom
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Lacrosse
Organisation:
Ladies Lacrosse Association
Date: 1912
Reference:
(Guttmann, 1991).

Fifth Summer Olympic Games, Stockholm. Aquatic events are...

Country:
Sweden
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Multi-sport, Swimming, Diving
Organisation:
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Date: May 1912
Reference:
(IOC, 2016).

French Union of Women’s Gymnastics (UFGF) formed in Lyon.

Country:
France
Continent:
Europe
Category:
Gymnastics
Organisation:
French Union of Women’s Gymnastics (UFGF)
Date: 1912
Reference:
(Terret, 2010).

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