Our history

Pioneering Diversity and Inclusion in Esports.

British Esports award winning  initiative strives to make esports a more diverse and inclusive space. Established in 2019 to promote diversity and inclusivity in esports, Women in Esports has delivered numerous events, dedicated tournaments, community activations and educational content to encourage more opportunities for women and marginalised to participate in esports.

Since its inception, Women in Esports has experienced significant growth and earned award recognition for its work in prioritising diversity and inclusivity, as well as multiple award nominations for outstanding contributions to journalism and education in esports.

Women in Esports Committee Members 2023


Championing Diversity and Equal Opportunities.

Women in Esports is dedicated to promoting inclusivity and diversity and encouraging women and marginalised genders to participate in esports at all levels.

Our award winning team is committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive esports industry where everyone has equal opportunities for success. Despite historical male dominance, we reject systemic barriers that women and marginalised genders face.

We’re committed to empowering all individuals and driving innovation through diversity and inclusivity, inspiring participation in all aspects of the industry.

Women in Esports Showcase match at Insomnia 69





Award Nominations


Community Members

OUR Key Pillars

Fostering Change through Education and Inclusivity.

The Women in Esports mission revolves around four key pillars that shape our commitment to the ever evolving esports industry, these include, Educating, Engaging, Empowering, and Expertise.

We firmly believe that the path to long-term improvement in combating under representation begins with education. From initiating meaningful conversations to promoting a greater understanding of inclusivity, we’re paving the way for a brighter, more equitable future in esports.

Emma Emzi Rose at the Commonwealth Esports Championships

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