Ormond JFC offers players additional Skills Development programs free of charge. On Sunday morning everyone gathered at the ground for a post-mortem of the previous day's game, to assess injuries, and plan for the next week. Smith served as president for most of the years between the first playing season, 1932, and 1959. Training was on Tuesday and Thursday. The session wouldn't go long, due to six o'clock closing. Ormond commenced in the VAFA in 1932, in the new D Section and after a year to settle, immediately went about demonstrating its power, winning premierships in 1933 (D Section) and 1934 (C Section), before finishing runners up in 1936 (B Section) and 1937 (A Section).
My Uncle Roy Smith - Dad's younger brother - was the club's rep on the Amateur Football Association. Bob Flegg was Ormond's most brilliant full forward of that time - he was later killed in the War. The 1950 A Section Grand Final between Ormond and Universi...read more, Tom ‘The Villain’ Johnston - 1989 Preview In 2017, Ormond created history when they created a team and took part in the first-ever women’s match in the VAFA against Hampton Rovers under lights at Boss James Reserve. You would often get a few hundred to a match in those days. Gunn Reserve 5 Blake Picone Ormond 6 2017-07-22 6 2 E.E. The original nucleus of founders included Cec Hattam, Mick Hassett, Peter Dawson and "Doc" Porter. Find out more here. 826 likes. Ormond 17 2017-09-09 2 1 Whitefriars College Oval 1 Blair Atkins Ormond 13 2017-08-26 6 2 E.E. Below is a list of players who have achieved this, including the year they were drafted and the club (s) they represented. At three-quarter time we'd have afternoon tea. Below is a list of players who have achieved this, including the year they were drafted and the club (s) they represented. Les Smith's daughter, Betty Macgregor, recalls the club's foundation: Dad was a champion footballer in the bush in his youth. Everyone came to that - players, groundsmen and committee. facebook.com/1535927… pic.twitter.com/uSBK…, A Memorial Service is being held this coming Sunday for ALAN DOBLE, Ormond football and cricket clubs’ Life Member and legend. Ormond Netball Club was established in 2000, when two Ormond Primary School mothers started a team so their daughters could play netball. They then bounced back into Premier C in 2018 with grand final victories against the Rovers in both seniors and reserves. What players must do It is the choice of participants to play, noting that even with adherence to protocols there is some increased risk of exposure to COVID-19 (compared to staying at home), which for some people if contracted, has serious health consequences. Support the businesses that support our club, for any services you need. Ormond Football Club Email: OAFCWebsite@gmail.com Find out more here.
Today, the Club has more than 200 registered players, who play in the Caulfield & District Netball Association’s Friday night and Saturday morning competitions at Duncan MacKinnon Reserve in Murrumbeena. Smith had himself been nurtured as a young player of Australian Rules Football in the Albert Park State School team, which included himself, Roy Cazaly and Frank Beaurepaire. At the botton of this page you will find AFL/VFL players who started their career at Ormond JFC. Find out more here. Local Biz Directory Register your business in our FREE local biz directory. The number of Hull FC players and staff to test positive for Covid-19 increases to 12 after the latest round of Super League tests. Our family's lives revolved around the club for years. Gunn Reserve Boyd Upstill Ormond 16 2017-09-09 5 … This is our Team App homepage. Players; Formed in 1931, we are today the 12th oldest club participating in the Amateurs, & the 2nd oldest Suburban club.
A local businessman named Les Smith, believed that the local young people needed a constructive way to channel their energies in difficult times, and that he was able to help them do that through sport. We believe in supporting and developing our players through our Mentor Program. After competing in B grade in season 2009, Ormond were narrowly relegated and subsequently moved down to C grade for 2010. facebook.com/1535927…, Young gun, Ethan Hanley, wins a tightly contested Ormond AFC Senior B&F. We have mixed, girls and boys teams from U8's through to U17's and welcome all new players. Website Design by Webtron Engaging Online Solutions. Ormond under the tutelage of VAFA coaching great Mike McArthur-Allen and before him Ted Farrell were the envy of almost all other VAFA clubs. My Dad's regimental colours from World War One - brown and blue - were chosen as the Ormond club colours. I remember Ernie Gunn as a very nice man, and a solid citizen. Mum and Dad threw many parties and gatherings for Ormond players and committee members. Below is a list of all Life Members of the Ormond Junior Football Club. He was training with South Melbourne when World War One broke out. @VAFA_HQ @BuxtonBentleigh Click on this link to view VAFA Live Scores, The club appreciates the support and sponsorship of the Glen Eira City Council. Click here. ...read more, Nick Armistead