Full Name: NATHAN BOWER
Date of Birth: 08/06/1972
Height: 186 cm ( 6-1 1/2 )
Weight: 76 kg ( 12-0 )
Debut: 31/08/1991, Round 24, Carlton
Last Game: 16/08/1998, Round 20, West Coast
Total Games: 74
Total Goals: 22
Total Games: 43
Total Goals: 40
Nathan is a wingman and half-forward. He was recruited by Richmond after an outstanding junior career in Mildura. A lightly built player he is fast, skilful and kicks well on the run. 1995 saw the turning point in his career. He was a model of consistency with several fine performances, which included nullifying the Eagles’ star Peter Matera. He went on to become a valuable contributor during the 1995 Finals series and finished the season a much improved player. A teacher, Nathan recently completed his Bachelor of Education. He is the youngest brother of Brendan and Darren Bower.
Mildura High Juniors 1979-84 ( Honours - Best & Fairest 1982-83 ) ; Mildura Juniors 1984-88 ( Honours - Victorian Teal Cup Representative Team & All Australian Team, Sunraysia League Representative Team ) ; Mildura Seniors 1989, Games 11, Goals 16.
Joined Richmond with selection 15 in 1989 National Draft.