Full Name: BOB BEAVEN
Date of Birth: 31/05/1954
Height: 180 cm ( 5-11 )
Weight: 76 kg ( 12-0 )
Debut: 08/07/1961 , Round 12 , Footscray
Last Game: 26/08/1961 , Round 18 , Hawthorn
Total Games: 5
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 19
Total Games: 30
Honours: Premiership 1958
Robert played in the back-pocket, centre or as a half-back. He was a strong, versatile player who was recruited from the Hawthorn Thirds. He spent four seasons with Richmond and was a member of the Under/19’s Premiership side in 1958. Of his five senior games four were as a reserve with his only full game being against Geelong in Round 17 of 1961. After leaving Richmond, he spent one year with Stanhope before finishing his career with Vermont. Robert now lives in Mitcham and runs his own panel beating business in Ringwood.
Caulfield Districts 1955 ; Hawthorn Fourths 1956-57 ( Honours - Best & Fairest 1956-57 ) ; Hawthorn Thirds 1957.
Stanhope 1962 , Games 16 Goals 2 ( Honours - Best & Fairest 1962 ) ; Vermont 1964-76 , Games 137 ( Honours - Premiership 1969 , 1971 ) ; Vermont Seconds Coach 1973-76 , 1980-81 , Games 52.