CWF Organising Committee deputy chair mentioned in list of 50 most influential sportswomen


Molly Samuel Leport MBE, deputy chairman of the CWF organising committee, has been mentioned as 'one to watch' by the Independent in their list of the 50 most influential sportswomen in Britain.

Molly is a karate champion who this year received an MBE because of her dedication to sport and her high level engagement with young people. Molly also stood as the Conservative Candidate in Walthamstow at the recent general election where she took the party into second place behind Labour.Β A real champion ...

Molly recently wrote an open letter about sports funding to the Sports Minister, Tracey Crouch.Β In the letter Molly said "You can have any initiatives imposed from the top but it is really ... people working devotedly in their own community, speaking the same language, understanding the same problems, acquiring a work ethic, aspiring together to improve not just as athletes but as people - that makes the real difference." Molly is not a left-wing lady ...

Elliott Johnson is Political Editor of Conservative Way Forward.

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