40 Unstoppable Women Who Are Changing the World

32. Judy Murray

“As soon as it’s watchable, it’s marketable, it’s sponsorable, it’s televisable and that generates bigger numbers who are inspired by watching it.”

Judy Murray is perhaps most famous for being the mother and original coach of Britain’s most successful tennis players, Wimbledon winners Andy Murray and Jamie Murray. The foremost was the British men’s singles No.1 and for some time the world No.1 and Jamie is a former doubles world No.1.

Judy balanced motherhood with coaching to ensure her two boys reached the absolute top of the game and was awarded an OBE for services to tennis, women in sport and charity.