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Lucy Lomax

Lucy Lomax has been working in sports journalism, communications and digital content production for the past seven years. Lucy's career to date has seen her work for organisations such as BBC Sport, Harlequins Rugby, the English Institute of Sport and Team GB as well as hosting the Female Athlete Podcast. Lucy is passionate about supporting women in sport, and in particular helping to promote and grow the game of women's rugby.

83 Articles

Wales and Scotland record wins ahead of WXV 1 and 2

Both Wales and Scotland recorded wins over the USA and Spain respectively ahead of the inaugural WXV competition which starts on 1…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
02 Oct 2023, 5:45
Interview

The menstrual cycle is being ignored in rugby, but not at the WRU

Why aren't more elite women's teams not picking up the menstrual cycle baton and running with it? Why aren’t more teams catering…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
13 Sep 2023, 3:32

Rugby World Cup 2025 host cities and venues confirmed

World Rugby and the RFU have confirmed the host cities and venues with two years to go until the Women's Rugby World Cup 2025.

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
22 Aug 2023, 1:52

Match schedule confirmed for WXV 2023

The match schedule for WXV 2023 has been confirmed. Kicking off this October, the three tiered competition will see 18 teams trave…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
14 Aug 2023, 3:34
Interview

Zoe Harrison: 'People say ‘you don’t look like you play rugby.' What does that mean?'

Zoe Harrison on changing perceptions around women's rugby. “When I’m out and people find out I play rugby they say ‘you don…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
16 May 2023, 11:05
Interview

'I know how common ACL injury is. I was on my period for the game. You start questioning things.'

“I know how common it (the injury) is. I was on my period for the game when I got injured. Did that have an impact on the laxity…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
11 Apr 2023, 10:39

England name team for Ireland in Cork with key players back from injury

Natasha Hunt makes her first appearance of the tournament at scrum half with Morwenna Talling and Helena Rowland also returning f…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
19 Apr 2023, 9:05

Race to qualify for WXV gathers momentum

The first teams to confirm their places in the inaugural WXV competition could be known this weekend if England and France avoid d…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
21 Apr 2023, 9:03

New menstrual cycle tracking technology used by Wales during Six Nations

New landmark technology has been introduced to allow Wales Women to analyse how the menstrual cycle impacts performance, wellbeing…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
12 Apr 2023, 7:37

TikTok Women's Six Nations Top Picks: Round One

The TikTok Women's Six Nations was back with a bang this weekend. We have selected some of the best moments, in collaboration with…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
28 Mar 2023, 7:09

France leave it late to claim win over Italy in Six Nations opener

In an evenly matched affair, France left it late to claim victory over Italy by 12-22 in Parma in the first round of the 2023 TikT…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
26 Mar 2023, 12:13

Ireland name team for TikTok Women's Six Nations Opener

Ireland Head Coach Greg McWilliams has named his match day squad for Saturday’s TikTok Women’s Six Nations clash against Wales…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
23 Mar 2023, 10:35

Wales announce squad for TikTok Women's Six Nations

Wales Women's Head coach Ioan Cunningham has named his senior squad for the upcoming TikTok Six Nations.

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
08 Mar 2023, 9:46

England announce training squad for 2023 TikTok Women's Six Nations

England Women's Head coach Simon Middleton has named a 42-player training squad for the 2023 TikTok Women’s Six Nations, made up…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
02 Mar 2023, 8:00

Ireland name 32-Player Squad For TikTok Women's Six Nations

Ireland Women's Head Coach Greg McWilliams has today named a 32-player Ireland squad for the TikTok Women’s Six Nations, with th…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
01 Mar 2023, 10:19
Interview

'I've played in a World Cup final and captained England, but never received so many messages'

“I’ve won Six Nations Grand Slams, played in a World Cup final, captained England, but never before have I received so many me…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
16 Feb 2023, 7:51

AIL, Interpros and Celtic Challenge: Is the pathway improving for Irish players?

To breed a successful senior national side, the grassroots and domestic levels of the game need to flourish. The pathway system al…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
09 Feb 2023, 7:03

Worcester and Sale offered conditional spots in next season's Premier 15s

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed Sale Sharks Women and Worcester Warriors Women have been issued with a conditional offer to…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
01 Feb 2023, 9:52
Interview

'Our season is only eight weeks long in Australia. I've come to play some good consistent footie.'

Until this season it had been rare so to see southern hemisphere players come across to play in the English club league, despite n…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
26 Jan 2023, 9:59

'If a suitable policy doesn't exist, you're implying there is no place for mothers in your team'

“If a suitable maternity policy does not exist, you’re implying that there is no place for mothers in your team or organisatio…

Lucy Lomax
Lucy Lomax
19 Jan 2023, 7:22
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