Gold Coast Suns Club Champion

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The Gold Coast Suns Club Champion is the award given to the Gold Coast Football Club player determined to have been the "best and fairest" throughout an AFL season.

The inaugural winner of the award was also the club's inaugural captain, Gary Ablett, Jr.

Recipients[edit]

^ Denotes current player
+ Player won Brownlow Medal in same season
Season Player(s) Ref
2011 Ablett Jr., GaryGary Ablett Jr.^ (1) [1]
2012 Ablett Jr., GaryGary Ablett Jr.+ (2) [2]
2013 Ablett Jr., GaryGary Ablett Jr.^ (3) [3]
2014 Swallow, DavidDavid Swallow^ [4]
2015 Lynch, TomTom Lynch^ [5]
2016 Lynch, TomTom Lynch^ (2) [6]

Multiple winners[edit]

^ Denotes current player
Player Medals Seasons
Ablett Jr., GaryGary Ablett Jr.^ 3 2011, 2012, 2013
Lynch, TomTom Lynch^ 2 2015, 2016

References[edit]

  1. ^ David, Greg (10 September 2011). "Gary Ablett wins Gold Coast Suns inaugural Best and Fairest award". The Courier-Mail. News Corp Australia. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "No surprises as Gary Ablett claims second successive Gold Coast Club Champion award". News.com.au. News Corp Australia. 9 September 2012. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  3. ^ Australian Associated Press (9 September 2013). "Gary Ablett wins Gold Suns club champion award". Herald Sun. News Corp Australia. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  4. ^ Hamilton, Andrew (5 September 2014). "David Swallow breaks the Gary Ablett stranglehold on the Gold Coast Suns best and fairest". The Courier-Mail. News Corp Australia. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  5. ^ Boswell, Tom (11 September 2015). "Tom Lynch wins Gold Coast Suns’ club champion award". The Gold Coast Bulletin. News Corp Australia. Retrieved 11 September 2015. 
  6. ^ Whiting, Michael (2 September 2016). "Back-to-back Suns crowns for Tom Lynch". AFL.com.au. Bigpond. Retrieved 2 September 2016.