National Football League of America is a professional football league and one of the major professional sports leagues in North America, and most successful professional level of American football in the world.
NFL has created history by recruiting women official and coach on the higher level of work profile for Men’s professional league.
Jennifer Welter, 37 years is a training camp intern who is coaching inside linebackers for the National Football League’s Arizona Cardinals. Welter is the first women to coach Men’s professional football league.
Sarah Thomas is a first women hired by NFL as the first full-time female official in NFL history.
We are waiting for the change in India when Indian federations and leagues will also start opting women officials and push the rigid walls of stereotypes. Participation of women in sports is changing the face of women sportspersons in the sports arena but here comes an another challenege of participation of women in official work and management with the expanding sports industry in the country.
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The whole idea is to grow sports culture where sports are not only about playing but also about those heroes working off field to develop country through sports, bringing change to the society through it and making India a better place for sports lovers.