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Big record looms for Cats

If the Cats take out the Roos Saturday night they'll pass Collingwood's League record win percentage from 200 matches

3:29pm  Jul 28, 2014

Menzel is thankful to be a Cat

Daniel Menzel is grateful to be with a loyal club like Geelong and doesn't expect anything more than a one year contract

2:43pm  Jul 28, 2014

Photo reel: Kelly reaches 250th

Ahead of James Kelly's 250th this Saturday night take a look at his AFL journey from 2002 to 2014

11:45am  Jul 28, 2014

Life Memberships

Criteria for Life Membership

As recorded in the club's constitution, the committee may at its discretion annually elect as Life Members any person who has rendered outstanding service to the club.As a guide, criteria for selection/nomination developed in 1991 is detailed below:

Players

  • GFC Hall of Fame inductee
  • GFC Team of the Century member
  • 150 games
  • 100 games plus selection in a Premiership team
  • 50 games plus selection in a Premiership team, plus satisfaction of any one of the following criteria:
    • Brownlow medallist (whilst playing for Geelong)
    • Best and Fairest (Carji) winner
    • All Australian selection (whilst playing for Geelong) OR State selection for Victoria (only up until formation of the AFL in 1990) whilst playing for Geelong
    • member of the AFL Hall of Fame
    • GFC Club Captain
    • AFL leading goal kicker (whilst playing for Geelong)
    • 10 years service as an AFL/Rookie listed player

Please note – a second Premiership equates to the additional satisfaction of one of the criteria ie 50 games and 2 Premierships satisfies the criteria for automatic LM

Life members

Surname First Name Awarded
Ablett sr
 
Gary 1992
Ablett jr Gary 2009
Adams Harry 1962
Adams Stan 1953
Adcock Dr. Alwyn 1986
Ainsworth Geoff 1976
Ames Nick 2009
Andrews Gareth 1974
Arklay Tom 1946
Armstrong Les
 
Austin H.A.
 
Bailey Joe
 
Bailey Les 1989
Bairstow Mark 2012
Baker Gordon 1996
Baker Ted 2012
Barkley David 1995
Bartel Jimmy 2009
Beamond Alf 1946
Bender Helene 2008
Bews Andrew 1990
Blake Rod
 
Borrack Les 1960
Bos Mark 1988
Bourke Damien 2001
Bowman Arthur 1921
Bradley George 1946
Bright Terry 1983
Brown Doug 1959
Brownlees Rupe
 
Brownless Bill 1994
Brownlow Charles
 
Bruns Neville 1988
Buchan Tom 1913
Burnett Peter 1998
Burns Peter
 
Byrnes Shannon 2012
Card Ray 2001
Carney Jack 2012
Carr Bryan 2006
Carroll Andy 1964
Cathie George 1946
Chambers Bryan 1998
Chambers Jack 2012
Chapman Paul 2008
Clarke David E. 1979
Clarke George 1979
Closter Wayne 1971
Clutterbuck A.C.S. 1903
Coghlan Arthur
 
Coles Charles
 
Coles Clive 1993
Collins Basil
 
Collins Jack 1946
Conway Jack
 
Cook Brian 2008
Corbett Jack 1946
 
Corey
 
Joel
 
2007
 
Costa Frank 2006
Costa Paul 2006
Couch Paul 1992
Cowan Ken 1989
Craven Harold 1946
Crooks Ron 1962
Cummins Jack 1983
Dalziel Bill 1996
Darcy Tim 1993
Davie Ern
 
Davis Bob 1955
Dean Leo 1946
Devine John 1993
D'Helin Jim 1900
Dickeson J. 1900
Dillion Jerry 1946
Dix Bill 1998
Dixon Bill 1982
Dougherty George 1946
Doull George 1946
Doyle Jim 1946
Drew Norm 1941
Eason Alec
 
Eason Bill
 
Edgerton Arthur 1953
Ely Fred
 
Enright Corey 2008
Evans Jack 1941
Everett Allan 1993
Farman Terry 1971
Farmer Graham 1974
Felder Joe 1972
Field Stuart 2006
Fitzgerald Jim 1954
Flanagan Fred 1953
Flanigan Darren 2001
Fleming Andy 1946
Fleming Eric 2012
Fleming Roy
 
Foster Roy 1969
Fraser Phil 1904
Fuller Vic 2004
Fulton Terry 2001
Galbraith Jim
 
Gallagher Bill 1946
Gannon Ken 1992
Gaynor Neville 1993
Getson Bill 1946
Gibson Ivor 1945
Giles Dr. Henry 1946
Glenister Norm 1946
Gniel George 1951
Goggin Bill 1965
Goninon George 2012
Gorell Rex 2009
Graham Ben 2001
Grant Jack W. 1946
Gray Frank
 
Gray Jack 1946
Greeves Edward "Carji" 1946
Griffiths David 1903
Grigg Dick
 
Gross Vic 1946
Groves H.S. 1954
Hagger Lloyd
 
Hampshire Ian 1975
Hardiman Les 1946
Hardiman Peter 1938
Harley
 
Tom
 
2007
 
Harris Bill 1992
Harvey June 1994
Harwood Bill
 
Hasler Ern 1960
Hawking Fred 1946
Hawkins Jack 1980
Hawkins Tom 2012
Hayes Tony 1946
Hickey Reg 1941
Hickinbotham Dave 1903
Higgins Wally
 
Hinkley Ken 2010
Hocking Garry 1995
Hocking Steve 1992
Hodges E.P. 1909
Hodges F.J. 1909
Hodges H.B. 1904
Hogan Terry 1964
Hovey Ron 1958
Hunt Josh 2010
Hunt Percy 1950
Hutchinson Col 1994
Hyde John 1961
Jacobs Maurie
 
Jamieson Jim 1946
Jennings Jack 1951
Johnson Steve 2010
Johnston Phil 2000
Johnstone Vern 1973
Jones Jim 1946
Jones John
 
Jones Keith 2012
Jones Ted 1954
Kelly James 2010
Kelly Max 1950
Kelly Vin 1962
King Eddie 1961
King Steven 2004
Kirby Kevin 1972
Kroger Max 1946
Laird J.A. 1913
Laver Les 1941
Lawton Bud 2003
Ling
 
Cameron
 
2007
 
Lloyd "King" 1955
Lord Alistair 1966
Lord Stewart 1982
Lourey Des 1984
Lowe Max 1998
Lowes Keith 1984
Lysaght Tom
 
Mackie Andrew 2011
MacMullen John 1903
Mahon Geoff 2012
Malarkey Gary 1983
Mansfield Michael 1998
Marshall Denis 2012
Marsham Harry 2012
Martini Percy 1946
Matthews Harrie 1903
Maxsted Harry 1969
McCarter Billy 2012
McCurdy Neil 1950
McDonald Bill
 
McDonald Eric 1961
McDonald Rupe 1993
McGrath Tim 1998
McGregor Dr. Alec 1957
McKenzie Jim 1952
McLaren Ken 1955
McMaster Bill 1976
McMillan Leslie 1900
McMillan Stanley 1900
Mensch David 2001
Metherell Len 1946
Middlemiss Russ 1960
Milburn Darren 2005
Mockridge Frank
 
Moloney George 2012
Mooney Cameron 2008
Moore Bruce 1993
More Ivan
 
Morris Ivan 1963
Morrish Tom 1946
Morrison Bruce 1955
Morrow Tom 1953
Muller Angie 1946
Myers Clive 1915
Myers William
 
Nankervis Bruce 1979
Nankervis Ian 1973
Neal Robert 1982
Newland Ken 1972
Newling Ernest 2012
Newman John 1971
Nicholls Eric 1963
O'Neill John 1961
Orchard Billy
 
Ottens Brad 2012
Palmer George
 
Peel Eddie 1961
Pettifer Bob 2008
Pianto Peter 1958
Pike Frank
 
Piper Dr. Jim
 
Polinelli Tony 1968
Popescu Alex 1991
Price J. 1904
Pritchard Max 1960
Puche Orme 1970
Pullen Harry 1952
Pung George 1959
Quinn Tommy 1941
Rankin Bert 1946
Rankin Cliff
 
Rankin Teddy
 
Rayson Arthur 1946
Rayson Noel 1957
Renfrey Russ 1953
Riccardi Peter 1999
Rice Colin 2012
Richards Ron 1975
Roache Kevin 1997
Roberts Jim 2000
Robertson Alan 1951
Rodgers Peter 1997
Rooke Max 2011
Rosenow Geoff 1969
Ross Jack 1946
Roydhouse Jack 1974
Ryan Bill 1970
Ryan Dr. Edward 1984
Salter Jim 1958
Sanderson Brenton 2004
Scarlett John 1976
Scarlett Matthew 2006
Selwood Joel 2012
Sellwood Joe 1946
Seward Dr Hugh 2002
Sharp Norm 2012
Sharrock John 2012
Shelley Mick  
Sheehan Kevin 2013
Sholl Brad 2001
Slater Eric 1989
Slater Joe 2012
Smith Bernie 1955
Smith Charles 1956
Smith Les
 
Solomon Loris 1955
Southern Lal 1962
Stephens
 
Russ
 
2007
 
Stevenson Edward
 
Stokes Mathew 2012
Stoneham Barry 1994
Sykes Joe 1973
Szymczak Carol 2005
Taylor Harry 2012
Thomas Stan
 
Thompson Arch 1903
Thompson Mark 2009
Threlfall Dr. Kevin 1966
Timms A.
 
Todd George
 
Trembath Jack 1946
Trescowthick A.C.K.B.E. Sir Donald 1998
Trezise Neil 1956
Troughton Bob 1957
Tucker Joe 1952
Tucker Neil 1946
Turner Leo 1954
Turner Michael 1982
Varcoe Travis 2012
Vinar Paul 1966
Wade Doug 1968
Walker Bob 1946
Walker Fred
 
Walker Jack
 
Walker Peter 1968
Walter Lionel
 
Wells Stephen 2004
West Roy 1993
Whelan Pat 1962
White Lindsay 1950
White Milton
 
Williams A 1946
Williams Geoff 1959
Williams Jack
 
Wisbey Jack 1962
Witcombe Murray 1986
Wojcinski David 2009
Worner Bert 2012
Wooller Fred 1963
Wright Burt 1954
Yeates John 2012
Yeates Mark 1990
Young Henry