David Flegg AM – A Legend

“The term ‘legend’ is widely misused nowadays.  But, ‘legend’ is such an apt description for our latest Legend, David Flegg AM.” So said goal umpiring stalwart Leigh Keen (heritage #179), who was befitt...

“AFL umpire trio make Fletcher’s day”

The following article is from the AFL website. Aspiring junior umpire, Fletcher Dandy, received a special visit from three of his idols at the Royal Children's Hospital, as AFL umpires Ray Chamberlain, Matt St...

AFLUA Umpiring Hall of Fame – Thirteenth Ballot

On Monday night the AFLUA hosted the Hall of Fame induction dinner for the thirteenth ballot. The induction of thirteen new members to the Hall of Fame was celebrated, as well as the elevation of David Flegg AM...

Shane Thiele – 300 Games

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics 77% of males aged between 45 and 54 are overweight. Standing in stark contrast of this disheartening statistic is AFL boundary umpire Shane Thiele (heritage n...

Adam Wojcik – 300 Games

Second only to the AFL Grand Final in size and prestige, the annual Anzac Day match between Essendon and Collingwood is one of the most anticipated days on the AFL calendar. This year, Adam Wojcik (heritage ...