28 results for author: Cheltenham FNC

Help give our netballers a home!

Currently due to not having any netball facilities at Jack Barker Oval, our netballers compete and train at alternate venues. Our netballers are desperate to have the opportunity to train alongside the footballers and be able to attend after training meals and social activities. The installation of a netball court at ... More

Ex-VFL and WAFL defender joins Chelt

After 105 games in the state league the classy defender has joined 2019 Division 1 grand finalist Cheltenham.  Classy VFL defender Oliver Tate is heading for the Southern league. Tate, living and working locally, today signed for 2019 Division 1 grand finalist Cheltenham after deciding to retire from Williamstown. ... More

Weickhardt wins Club Champion award

The 2019 Club Champion Dinner was held at Southern Golf Club last night with nearly 200 people in attendance to celebrate what was another great year on the field and court. Dylan Weickhardt's fine first season at the club saw him named Club Champion just ahead of fellow newcomer Sam Hayes, while Annabelle Gorman won the ... More

Grand Final heartbreak for Rosellas

It was a familiar sight on the premiership dais: jubilant Dingley players, with their beaming coach, Shane Morwood. Count them and commend them: the Dingoes on Saturday captured their fourth Southern league Division 1 flag in five years, defeating Cheltenham by 12 points and prompting Morwood to declare Dingley could now be ... More

The rise of the Rosellas

For a long time Cheltenham’s standing in Division 1 of the Southern was a bit like a Matchbox Twenty tune, middle of the road. The Rosellas have stayed in the top flight since 1996, but neither seriously challenged for a flag nor flirted with relegation. They would appear in the finals here and there, then drop back to ... More

Chelt charges into Division 1 grand final

EMOTION.  It was everywhere in the Cheltenham changerooms rooms and outside them too since so many supporters couldn’t get in. They came from everywhere to hear the club song, and they slapped the backs of the players so hard it would be no surprise if one or two of the Rosellas seek the services of a chiropractor ... More

Ryan’s locked in for 2020

The committee is pleased to announce that Des Ryan has been reappointed as Senior Coach for the 2020 season. “Des and his coaching team have done an excellent job of developing the current playing list and we are thrilled to be able to reappoint Des before the end of season," President John Graham said. "Not only ... More

Towards Zero Round’s extra meaning

When Jack Worrell was 14, his whole life changed when his mum died after an oncoming car hit hers in a head-on crash. Now, the Cheltenham Football Netball Club captain and his brothers are part of the TAC’s Towards Zero round to promote road safety. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYZejNhCB1o Cheltenham Football Club ... More

Sport delivers a feel-good factor

SPORT and physical activity make people feel better about their bodies, even if they don't lose weight or change shape, a new international study has found. Researchers from the University of Toronto looked at more than 200 studies from Australia and other countries.  The Canadian researchers found being active led ... More

Cheltenham jumps to the top of the ladder

Another test, another pass for Cheltenham. And coach Des Ryan marked it a distinction after his Rosellas grabbed a three-point victory over Dingley in the SFNL Division 1 top-three clash at Souter Oval on Saturday. A free kick for a high tackle to Dylan Weickhardt and then a 50m penalty that took him to the goal line put ... More