John joined the club on 18th January 1977 and passed away during 1995. He was elected to the club committee in November 1979 and served until he passed away in 1995. During this time he was Captain on three occasions (1982,83 & 84) and President on three occasions (1993, 94, 95). John toured with the club 18 times. John became club champion in 1982 and 1986.