Full Name: JOHN CHIVERS
Date of Birth: 06/11/1944
Height: 177 cm ( 5-10 )
Weight: 76 kg ( 12-0 )
Debut: 22/05/1965, Round 6, Carlton
Last Game: 05/06/1965, Round 8, Fitzroy
Total Games: 2
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 12
Total Goals: 7
John played in the centre. He only spent one year with Richmond. He made his debut as a reserve against Carlton in Round 6 of 1965 before being selected in the starting 18 in Round 8 of 1965. He played in excess of 100 senior games with Tasmanian Club Clarence, as well as representing that state twice. He retired from football at a young age to concentrate on running an electrical supply and repair business in his native Tasmania.
Sorrell High School 1958 ( Honours - Tasmanian Schoolboys Representative Team ) ; Clarence U/15 1958-59 ( Honours - Premiership 1958-59, Captain 1959 ) ; Lindisfarne U/19 1960-63, ( Honours - Premiership Twice, Captain , Leading Goalkicker ) ; Clarence 1964.
Clarence 1966-72, Games 108 including 1964, Goals 51 including 1964 ( Honours - Tasmanian Representative Team Games 2 Goals 2, League Representative Team Games 6 Goals 2 ).