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- A 22 Round Season, with each team having four byes across the year. All but two rounds will have four games played across a weekend.
- Five games across the Easter Weekend in Round 1, including two blockbusters (South v Glenelg) and (Central v North) for the first time on Good Friday.
- West End State Game against the VFL at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday May 29.
- A traditional Anzac Day Grand Final rematch between West Adelaide and Woodville-West Torrens on Monday April 25 at the Adelaide Oval.
- Two matches in the country, with Adelaide tackling Port at Mannum in Round 2 and West hosting Adelaide at Berri in Round 21.
- The first SANFL game at Thebarton Oval since 2012 will see Adelaide host Sturt on Saturday July 9 (Round 15).
- All finals, including the Grand Final, to be held at the Adelaide Oval. Week 1 of the Finals Series will see the Elimination and Qualifying Final played on the AFL-free weekend of September 3.
- The 2016 SANFL IGA League Grand Final will be played on Sunday September 25, the AFL Preliminary Final weekend.
Dear Members, Supporters and Sponsors
After a comprehensive recruitment process we are very excited to announce the appointment of Glenn Elliott to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Glenn has extensive management experience in the sports, hospitality and tourism industries where his most recent positions have been as CEO of Adelaide United Football Club in the A League between 2011 and 2014 and prior to that as CEO of the North Adelaide Football Club for 10 years, which included establishing their commercial entities The Northern Tavern and Grand North.
Glenn is returning to the Glenelg Football Club after 19 years where he was CEO between 1993 and 1997.
The anticipation for next season is already building and we hope you will join us as we aim to rise up the premiership table in 2016! Without a doubt we have some of the most loyal and passionate supporters in the SANFL, so this year we are asking you to sport your black and gold with pride and be “Forever Gold”.
We are proud to offer a diverse range of membership categories aimed to suit the wants and needs of all our Glenelg Football Club supporters. No matter where you live, locally, interstate or overseas, we have got a package for you!
You will again, be able to purchase your membership online via http://membership.glenelgfc.com.au
If you would like to purchase your membership over the phone, please give our friendly staff a call by contacting our membership hot line on 1300 OURCLUB (1300 687 2582) which is open Monday - Friday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm. Our membership hot line will be closing for the Christmas break from 5:00 pm on December 18th and will re-open at 9:00 am on January 4th.
Alternatively, we would love to help you out in person at the Club. Reception is open Monday - Friday from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm. If you are looking for the perfect Christmas gift, look no further than our Membership gift vouchers which will be available to purchase from reception.
There is no denying that we have a long road ahead of us as we seek to improve our on-field results. We are confident that with hard work and a team and club focus, we can continue the progress shown last season under Matthew Lokan’s direction and become a finals contender in 2016. We are also confident that with our extended coaching structure and the appointment of Kane Cornes as Development Coach and Club Ambassador, we are a Club heading in the right direction. Couple that with some of our exciting new recruits such as James Sellar and Ben Sawford and the re-signing of some of our key players such as skipper Andrew Bradley and Vice-Captain Craig Pitt, there certainly is a sense of excitement and enthusiasm surrounding our club!
On behalf of our playing group, coaches, staff and officials, we are excited to invite you to be a member in 2016 and look forward to having you on board!
Glenelg Football Club President