It is our pleasure that we can announce that our own Senior Coach, Michael O'Keeffe, has been awarded the AFL Coaches Association, Victoria Metropolitan Umpire Coach of the Year. 

Michael was presented his award at a Gala dinner held at the MCG on November 8th. He was selected from all Umpire coaches from across Melbourne. Michael made his way over to the Riddell Umpires in 2010 from the NFL after a successful career as a field umpire. Since joining the RDFL Michael has also had some other fantastic achievements including representing the AFL at the Under 16's National Championships in Sydney as the Head Coach.

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Congratulations Michael. We are happy to have you here at Riddell!