Meet our Coaches – Coach Rowdy

After many long hard years with our #BringHomeTheBrow campaign, the Claremont Jets Gridiron Club is extremely excited to welcome home, and announce David ‘Rowdy’ Holmes as Head Coach for the Women’s Team. Coach Rowdy has a long list of qualifications, experience and positions, including but not limited to Jets President, Jets Vice President and Jets […]

Meet our Coaches – Coach Honda

The Claremont Jets and Director of Coaching, Coach Michael Kerr, are incredibly excited to announce the appointment of Torren Honda as Offensive Coordinator for the 2021/22 season. Coach Honda brings many years of playing experience and tutoring from long-time WA Raiders and Rockingham Vipers Senior Head Coach, Lane Honda. Accolades & Accreditations 4 seasons as […]

Preseason Preview – Permission to takeoff granted

The Jets are looking to field a Women’s, Men’s and Junior’s team this year. We have a family focus and prioritise growth and development. We believe in supporting each other continuously to improve both on and off the field. The Jets begin their preseason TONIGHT and we look forward to seeing any newcomers, all you […]

Preseason Training Announced

The Jets are looking to field a Women’s, Men’s and Junior’s team this year. We have a family focus and prioritise growth and development. We believe in supporting each other continuously to improve both on and off the field. The Jets begin their preseason TONIGHT and we look forward to seeing any newcomers, all you […]

2020/2021 Season Highlights

This past Gridiron West season the Claremont Jets partnered with the Perth Blitz to field teams under one club. The Jets were proud to support their first associated Women’s team who had an impressive post-season semi-final appearance. Let’s take a look at the Blitz Women’s Offensive and Defensive Highlights from the 20/21 season. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ogi5qy9uL4https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6_gV4YBhgE This […]

RIP Jared Smith

The Claremont Jets are deeply sad to advise that we lost a friend and a teammate yesterday. Jared was a well respected and loved teammate both on and off the field. Anyone who knew Jared knows he was a joker and always wore a smile. Jared had a passion for all things American Football and […]

Claremont Jets thank Perth Blitz for 2020/21 Partnership

It was due to the unprecedented nature of Gridiron West Season 2020-21, a season conducted in the midst of a global pandemic, that the Claremont Jets made the decision to partner with the Perth Blitz to allow a temporarily merged club to compete in all three Gridiron West Competitions. While having a merged club brought […]

Claremont Jets AGM Outcomes

The Claremont Jets AGM was held on Monday 15th March 2021 at the Wembley Hotel, with high attendance numbers. The outgoing Board reported having achieved all goals and outcomes for the 20/21 season and that the club is in a strong financial position with positive signs for the future. An open discussion allowed feedback from […]

Claremont Jets partner with the Perth Blitz for 2020-21 Season

Thunderbirds Are Go! The Claremont Jets are exciuted to announce our partnership with the Perth Blitz for the upcoming 2020-21 Gridiron West Season. In the forthcoming Gridiron West Season, our two clubs will join to field the Claremont Jets Juniors, the Perth Blitz Women as well as the newly formed Thunderbirds who will compete in […]

Jets Sign Defensive Coordinator

Claremont Jets Gridiron are proud to announce our new Defensive Coordinator and Import Coach, Michael Mattingly. Originally from Ashburn, Virginia, Michael is currently Head Coaching for the Seinäjoki Crocodiles in the Finnish Maple League, before heading down to Perth to link up with the Jets for season 2019-2020. Hugely connected throughout Europe and North America, […]