Life Members

Life Membership of Gymnastics Australia recognises community members who have provided Gymnastics Australia with distinguished and meritorious service for not fewer than 12 consecutive years or 15 years of broken service of no more than two breaks, at a national level. Service to Gymnastics Australia may be as an athlete, coach, official or administrator.


Harry Morris (VIC)*

Bill Wilson (NSW)*

Jack Carey (VIC)*

Jim Brown (NSW)*

Jim Thompson (SA)

Lance Otto (SA)

Val Beitzel (VIC)*

Frances Crampton (NSW)

Jim Barry (VIC)

Ken Williamson VIC/ACT     

Anne Bigham (SA)

Bob Wherrett (TAS)

Jeff Cheales (QLD)

Margaret Lanz (VIC)

Murray Chessell (VIC)     

Helen Colagiuri (NSW)

George Tatai OAM (VIC)    

Teresa Evans (SA)

Jill Wright (VIC)

Daren Wolfe (QLD)

Karon Williams (WA)

Grant Harrison (SA)

Kym Dowdell (QLD)

Tim Quinlivan (QLD)

Robyn Pride (NSW)                  

Paul Szyjko (SA)             

Trampoline Gymnastics:

Mervin McKay (VIC)*     

Sydney Hurle (VIC)*     

Ian Irvine (NSW)*

Ernest Blamires (NSW)

Len Ransom (QLD)

Fred Austine (NSW)

Kay Stevenson (SA)