Under 19’s Coaching Appointments 2021

It is with great pleasure, we announce past NRFC players Blake Devlin and Shane Den Elzen as the new coaches of the under 19’s in 2021.
Blake played his whole junior career with the Saints, along with a few years of Senior football and Shane played 100 games of Senior football, including the 2012 Senior premiership.
Both coaches are looking forward to the year ahead.
Please make the guys feel welcome.

Principal & Major Sponsors Recommit for Season 2021

Hi Sainters.

Following on with the fantastic recent news of coaches and players recommitment to 2021, I am extremely excited and grateful that our Principal Sponsor MT DATA, along with our other 3 major sponsors DYNAMIC RETAIL SOLUTIONS, HOME LOAN SAINT and THE GRAND HOTEL have agreed to continue their marquee sponsorships of the North Ringwood Saints.

I would like to thank personally Matt Bellizia, Steve Wootten, Brett Moyle and Peter Appleby not only for their ongoing sponsorship, but for their advice, support and friendship.

It’s been a difficult year for most. We understand, sympathise and want to support ALL of our sponsors where we can.


Matt Bellizia


Steve Wootten


Brett Moyle


Peter Appleby

U19 Coach Wanted

North Ringwood Football club in the Eastern Football Netball League is seeking an under 19 coach.

The appointee will work closely with Robbi Nahas, the Senior coach, and the football operations team where they are expected to contribute in all areas of training, including player fitness, skill improvement and adaption of a game plan like the Seniors. The role on match days is to lead a team that administers a competitive coaching style that prioritises on developing teaching and inclusion.

The applicant will need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be highly organised, have proved ability to work independently and within a team environment. The person is expected to adhere to the current club culture and values and help the players understand the direction of the club.

The club believes that this group of players requires a leader that is willing to grow players football knowledge, teach them to understand the complexity of the game plan and their role to be a selfless team player. Previous experience in coaching or a working background in a developing education role would be preferred.

Please send all expression of interest to:

Dean Philpots 0400 544 576 or dphilpots@bigpond.com

One of North Ringwood’s Own Runs for Council


One of the North Ringwood Football Club community is standing for council election in the Yarrunga ward.

Andrew Schafer is a sponsor of the club, as well playing in 2 premierships with the Veterans side in 2016/2017. Andrew’s son also plays for the North Ringwood Saints in the under 17’s.

Andrew is passionate about the local community and the role sporting clubs play.

If elected, Andrew has committed to continue the amazing upgrades at Quambee with major renovations to the Quambee Pavillion, which will include upgrading the clubrooms as well as another set of changerooms to accommodate our growing woman’s competition.