Based in the south-western suburb of Glenelg, the Tigers were admitted into the SANFL League competition in 1921. A host of star South Australians have featured in the black and gold, including Stephen Kernahan, Graham Cornes and Neil Kerley. Glenelg’s development zone includes sections of the western and southern suburbs as well as the south-east region near the Victorian border.

Founded
1920
Premierships
5
Home Ground
ACH Group Stadium
Nickname
Tigers/Bays

2019 League Season

Players

Premiership Years

1934, 1973, 1985, 1986, 2019

2017 Women’s League Best & Fairest Courtney Gum

Magarey Medals

  • 1928 – Jim Handby
  • 1934 – George “Blue” Johnston
  • 1940 – Mel Brock
  • 1941 – Marcus Boyall
  • 1949 – Allan Crabb
  • 1969 – DK “Fred” Phillis
  • 1978 – Kym Hodgeman
  • 1982 – Tony McGuinness
  • 2006 – Brett Backwell
  • 2019 – Luke Partington