“Being an umpire has taught me an immense amount about integrity and professionalism and this in turn has altered my outlook in life.” – Sharon Kelly
Officials and umpires may be overlooked when it comes to role models, but they provide the same significance as players and coaches alike. Step forward one of the games great and most recognisable umpires; Sharon Kelly. Having umpired at the highest level for well over a decade, Sharon can certainly be considered as one of the games great role models. Sam Richards talked to Sharon about her netballing past, present and future, including advice for any aspiring and current umpires….