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Stan Jacks

Elected Life Member 1977

The youngest of the three Jacks brothers, Stan was club Registrar from 1955-56 to 1957-58, and Chief Instructor from 1957-58 to 1958-59.

In what must be the longest-running competitive career on record, Stan won his first State Championship in the Sub-Junior (Cadet) R&R in 1939-40. He went on to become W.A.’s most successful March Past coach, bringing City twelve State Championship wins, the last in 1997-98. He also coached two Australian medal winning March Past teams for the club.

In 2002, Stan was inducted into the Surf Life Saving Western Australia Sporting Hall of Fame.