Bruce Nankervis


Height: 177cm (5ft 10").
Weight: 79.5kg.
Debut: 1970.
Born:  August 14, 1950.
Recruited from: Barwon (GFL).

Bruce won the Best and Fairest award in 1973 followed by another the next season.

He also won the Most Consistent and Most Improved awards.

Interstate representative playing for the Vic's for six out of seven years from 1974 - 1980.

Best and Fairest - 1976 - 77.

Club Captain 1976-77 until older brother Ian took over.

A most versatile defender who ruck-roved and a great kick winner.

Quick and accurate disposal.

Bruce was very skilful at reading the play and was always in the right place at the right time...think Brad Sholl.

Retired in 1983 to coach reserves.