Dal Dhaliwal is a health and wellbeing expert, educator, TV /radio presenter and a professional speaker. She was one of the first Asian women to launch a fitness studio in the UK and has been working in the wellness industry since 1998.
She is a highly respected women's health and wellbeing expert. Her popular coaching programmes have helped women globally to get in better shape, to feel good, gain confidence, build their self-esteem and to become the best version of themselves.
Dal also consults and presents for leading businesses and organisations within the wellness and business sector.
She has recently been appointed as a Special Advisor for Sporting Equals on physical activity.
Speaking on her new role, Dal said:
“I'm excited to be a part of the Sporting Equals team. My extensive career spans over 20 years in the Health and Wellness industry. As one of the very first Asian female gym owners and health & fitness experts in the UK, I understand what cultural barriers Asian women and girls have to encounter.
I am passionate and committed in motivating and inspiring more people, in particular South Asian women and girls to get involved in physical activity and Sport - and lead more healthy and active lifestyles.
Being part of the Sporting Equals team will give me a platform to actively promote equality, inclusion and ethnic diversity in physical activity and sport.”
The second session of the Leaderboard Academy will take place on the 17 & 18 January 2019 in partnership with Sporting Equals and the University of Liecester.
BRITISH ASIANS IN SPORT & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY SUMMIT (BASPA) 2018
Breaking Boundaries City Leadership Events
Connecting Communities through Cricket, Breaking Boundaries, is a three-year project (2018 - 2021) bringing together young people, their families and communities, through regular engagement in cricket, playing, spectating and volunteering. The project will use the spark of the 2019 World Cup to make the most of crickets potential to bring different ethnic and faith communities closer together into one cricket community and foster mutual respect and friendships.
Black History Month 'COACH' Exhibition
To celebrate Black History Month, the Houses of Parliament will be host to a photographic exhibition, 'COACH', to showcase the contributions made by Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) coaches in athletics.
Sporting Equals has created a unique Leaderboard Academy in partnership with the University of Leicester, we are seeking suitable candidates to help support greater diversity within the boardrooms of sport.
Making Equals Slough
Slough Making Equals will take place on the 30th August at Slough and Eton School. The event which is supported by our Trustee Christine Ohuruogu will bring 100 young people together to help build bridges between local communities, develop skills and build a new generation of young leaders.