NRL player Kyle Flanagan became an Our Watch ambassador in 2021.
Kyle is a passionate advocate for gender equality and stopping violence against women before it starts. He is also a player advocate for the NRL’s Voice Against Violence program to highlight and prevent violence against women and their children.
Kyle is based in New South Wales.
The important message we need to convey to men is that there are many ways to ‘do something’ to challenge disrespect towards women. You don’t need to be super confrontational – you can roll your eyes, not laugh at a sexist joke, take the offender aside and have a chat – and if the woman’s there at the time of the offence – check in with her and make sure she’s okay.
Find out more about our work to end violence against women in Australia.