Naomi Maidment making history in the SANFL
It has been a massive year for women in sport this year with the Matilda's, Southern Stars and Michelle Payne having great success in traditionally male dominated international sports
Recently history was also made closer to home within our Female Coaching ranks, with Naomi Maidment's appointment to the role of head coach of the West Adelaide Football Club U16 Centre of Excellence.
Not only has Naomi become the first female head coach within the South Australian National Football League, she was also awarded Female Coach of the Year at the annual SANFL Coaches Awards.
Follow the soundcloud to hear Naomi talk about her appointment