Springfield Avenue, Croydon
The Croydon Rangers are a successful American Football Team located at Croydon in Melbourne, Australia. We are members of Gridiron Victoria and compete during the Australian winter period against other teams located around Melbourne.
Join us for our 30th birthday season as we battle for our 5th Vic Bowl trophy.
History of the Rangers
The Croydon Rangers were formed in 1984 when the Monash Vipers moved from Monash University to Croydon to become one of the founding members of the Victorian Gridiron Football League. Now known as Gridiron Victoria the Croydon Rangers are one of only two original founding teams. The Rangers have had a had very successful history, with many players selected to for Victorian and Australian duties.
The Rangers also have not missed a finals campaign in over 12 years. The Rangers are always looking for more people to join the club and you don’t need to know anything about Gridiron when you first start out (but it helps). If you would like to get involved with the Croydon Rangers as a player or in any other capacity like coaching or administration please click on the contacts page where you can send us an e-mail to express your interest in joining Victoria’s most successful Gridiron team.
In 2008 the Croydon Rangers celebrated their 25th anniversary, formed in 1984 the Rangers look forward to another 25 years of Gridiron in Victoria.
On Sunday, June 6th 2010 the Rangers defeated the Berwick Miners 38-0 to win their 200th club game.
In 2014 the Rangers celebrate their 30th Birthday.