As the talent pathway develops for female footballers and in keeping with male Academies the former High Performance Academy for females has been renamed AFL Academy.
The program again targets three groups of people:
In it’s second year the Academy program for players includes elements of:
The Mentee Coaches both observe other coaches in action, provide feedback to the players and conduct their own game preparation with the athletes together with being involved in their own learning including about how to coach decision making, kicking analysis, and performing under pressure.
Carlton Football Club are again providing support with use of IKON Park facilities and coaching staff as well as providing nutritional meals through Dineamics catering at the Carlton Café.