Interesting Club Facts & Folklore

 

Luke Barclay has played 174

consecutive games since the start of

2005 until the end of 2013 without Injury

 

 

 

 

 

 

2011 YVMDFNL Start Videoing

Football & Netball games

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010 First Female President

in the History of the Club

"Kym Estcourt Barclay"

 

 

 

1979 Ladies Footy Match

In 1979 the Healesville Ladies decided to play a Footy match.

The Melbourne Football Club Loaned Val Nolans Team the

footy Jumpers and boots. The Healesville Supporters were

given a preview of Carlton's Bluebirds strongest competition,

baton twirling skills, well proportioned figures and general

appearance were enough to make the Bluebirds shutter. They included

Lovely Louie (Alan Lewis)

Sexy Schmol the mol (Chris Schmolling)

Cuddley Colin (Colin Pulham)

Pretty Perry (Perry Wandin) All reports have it that it was a great day

had by all.

 

 

 

Father & Son

Bill Gordon and Simon Gordon

were Club Leading Goal Kickers

1983 & 1996

 

 

 2011   4 Sets of Brothers play

in the same game

Danial & Michael Collins

Oskar & Gizzy Mills

Luke & Clint Barclay

Casey & Kane Adams

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1985

C. Richards kicked 16 goals 7 points

against Warburton and Healesville went on

to be Premiers that year.

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2005

YVMDFL returned to Netball Competition

and Jodie Chandler was best in overall competition

as well as Best & Fairest for Healesville

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 1980

Mark Fisher after getting B&F in 1979 went down to the Melbourne Football Club for a training run, closely followed by Mark Adams and Wayne Parish. 3 Great players who were given the oppotunity to dream the dream.

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