BAFA is pleased to confirm
Simon Browning as the Competition Manager for the National Women’s Football League.
been involved in American football for almost 15 years, with much of this time
in a range of different coaching roles in the South Wales area.
Simon has been
the Wide Receivers Coach and Special Teams Co-ordinator for the South Wales
Warriors as well as Wide Receivers Coach, Special Teams Co-ordinator, Assistant
Head Coach and Head Coach for the Cardiff Cobras. In 2016, Simon was part of a
group that created the Cardiff Valkyries and was honoured to take on the role
of Head Coach, which he currently still holds.
coaching, Simon has also helped operationally through involvement with previous
Opal and Sapphire steering committees, as well as helping at GB Flag trials and
the running of development days.
became Head Coach for the Valkyries, I have been fortunate to meet so many
people, both coaches and players, that share my passion for developing the
women’s game. While there have been many challenges recently, this is a really
exciting time for women’s football. The
strategy and direction that we are heading in will really see our sport grow
from strength to strength, and I can’t wait to play my part in helping to make
our league a dominant force in Europe and beyond.”
Harrison, Commission Lead (Women’s Contact), said:
“I am really pleased with
the appointment of Simon Browning as the Competition Manager. I have been extremely impressed with the
input and dedication that Simon has shown in his contributions to the Women’s
Contact Steering Committee and feel that Simon is the perfect fit for this
role. Simon will be a great asset to the
women’s game as we embark on this journey of developing women’s contact
football in Great Britain. “
Simon’s first challenge
will be the appointment of his Competition Committee as we look to ensure that
we have the operational foundations in place to sustain the growth of the women’s
game and strive for operational excellence.
National Women’s Football League (NWFL) Competition Committee vacancies
would like to welcome applications from the BAFA membership to fulfil a range
of committee positions to support its operational running.
will be instrumental in driving forward the development of the NWFL. Reporting
to the Competition Manager (NWFL), the successful candidates will be at the
forefront of the implementation, and operationalisation, of the exciting new
10-year strategy for women’s football, with the aim to be the best women’s league
in Europe and beyond. We are looking for individuals with the drive and passion
to make that a reality.
this, each role will have a defined set of objectives to provide the successful
candidates with a clear mandate and understanding of what is required. Covering
a range of areas, the roles play their part in the developing operational
excellence of the NWFL as we move into this exciting development period.
Positions available for
Fixtures & ResultsCo-ordinator
Rules & RegulationsCo-ordinator
Anyone requiring further information can contact Simon Browning.
All applications, complete with cover letter and CV, should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 13th December 2020.