On this day twelve months ago, Change Her Game released a video feature on current Western Bulldogs & Darebin Falcons footballer, Katie Brennan. Similarly, looking back on our video with current Western Bulldogs and Diamond Creek player, Steph Chiocci, from March 2015, it’s incredible to see just how much the landscape has shifted and changed in women’s football.
We now know which eight clubs will form the AFL’s inaugural national women’s league in 2017. There is still much to play out; the naming of marquee players and the state drafts, just for starters. Amongst all the excitement about the future of the sport, it’s important to take a moment and acknowledge the individuals whose years of toil are about to be rewarded.