Throughout history, there have been many British women sportspersons who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female sportspersons such as Jessica Ennis-Hill, Fatima Whitbread, Vanessa-Mae, Joanne Calderwood, Beth Tweddle.
Jessica Ennis-HillJessica Ennis-Hill
28 January 1986, British
Track & Field Athlete
Joanne CalderwoodJoanne Calderwood
23 December 1986, British, Scottish
Mixed Martial Artist

Fatima WhitbreadFatima Whitbread
03 March 1961, British
Javelin Thrower

Beth TweddleBeth Tweddle
01 April 1985, British
Former British Gymnast

Vanessa-MaeVanessa-Mae
27 October 1978, British
Violinist

Liz McColganLiz McColgan
24 May 1964, British, Scottish
Athlete
PaigePaige
17 August 1992, British
Professional Wrestler

Hannah WhelanHannah Whelan
01 July 1992, British
Gymnast

Cherry SeabornCherry Seaborn
06 May 1992, British
Ed Sheeran’s Fiancée, Field Hockey Player

Johanna KontaJohanna Konta
17 May 1991, Australian, Hungarian, British
Tennis player
Zara TindallZara Tindall
15 May 1981, British
Olympian

Sue BarkerSue Barker
19 April 1956, British
Television presenter
Paula RadcliffePaula Radcliffe
17 December 1973, British
Marathon runner, Long-distance runner, Athletics

Laura RobsonLaura Robson
21 January 1994, British
Tennis player

Heather WatsonHeather Watson
19 May 1992, British
Tennis player
Ellen WhitakerEllen Whitaker
05 March 1986, British
Show jumper

Annabel CroftAnnabel Croft
12 July 1966, British
Tennis player
Susie WolffSusie Wolff
06 December 1982, British
Racecar driver

Kelly HolmesKelly Holmes
19 April 1970, British
Middle-distance runner

Virginia WadeVirginia Wade
10 July 1945, British
Tennis player
Katarina Johnson-ThompsonKatarina Johnson-Thompson
09 January 1993, British
Athletics competitor

Layla ElLayla El
25 June 1977, British
Dancer
Jodie KiddJodie Kidd
25 September 1978, British
Model, Polo player

Denise LewisDenise Lewis
27 August 1972, British
Athletics competitor

Rebecca AdlingtonRebecca Adlington
17 February 1989, British
Swimmer

Nicola AdamsNicola Adams
26 October 1982, British
Boxer
Carrie GrantCarrie Grant
17 August 1965, British
Television presenter, Singer, Vocal coach
Zara PhillipsZara Phillips
15 May 1981, British
Athlete, Equestrian

Katarina WatersKatarina Waters
10 November 1980, British
Professional wrestler, Actor

Pat CoombsPat Coombs
27 August 1926, British
Actor, Film actor

Elena BaltachaElena Baltacha
14 August 1983, British
Tennis player
Victoria PendletonVictoria Pendleton
24 September 1980, British
Track cyclist, Sport cyclist, Autobiographer,

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Charlotte DujardinCharlotte Dujardin
13 July 1985, British
Dressage rider

Katherine LeggeKatherine Legge
12 July 1980, British
Racecar driver

Beryl BurtonBeryl Burton
12 May 1937, British
Sport cyclist

Amy WilliamsAmy Williams
29 September 1982, British
Skeleton racer
Michaela TabbMichaela Tabb
11 December 1967, British
Referee, Pool player

Becky DownieBecky Downie
24 January 1992, British
Artistic gymnast
Christine OhuruoguChristine Ohuruogu
17 May 1984, British
Writer, Sprinter

Jenny JonesJenny Jones
03 July 1980, British
snowboarder

Laura TrottLaura Trott
24 April 1992, British
 
Sarah OutenSarah Outen
26 May 1985, British
Ocean rower

Lizzie ArmitsteadLizzie Armitstead
18 December 1988, British
 
Mary PetersMary Peters
06 July 1939, British
athletics competitor