- Richie Vandenberg is a former rules footballer turned winemaker. He is best known for playing for the Hawthorn Football Club in the AFL. Likewise, he had also served as a captain for the final three years of his career. Richie is now an entrepreneur and popular for founding his winemaking company, Vandenberg.
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Richie Vandenberg is a former rules footballer turned winemaker. He is best known for playing for the Hawthorn Football Club in the AFL. Likewise, he had also served as a captain for the final three years of his career. Richie is now an entrepreneur and popular for founding his winemaking company, Vandenberg.
Richard “Richie” Vandenberg was born in 1977 in Australia. He celebrates his birthday on 14th January, which makes his age 44. He holds Australian nationality and comes from White ethnicity. Richie attended the University of Melbourne.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
After a college football career, Richie was selected with pick 78 in the 1997 AFL Draft. With a reputation as an aggressive player, he was involved in the ‘Line in the Sand’ incident in 2004. In the incident, Hawthorn and Essendon engaged in an all-out brawl during the third quarter of round 11. Richie was suspended for six games. Likewise, Richie was made captain at the end of the 2004 season.
However, his 2007 season suffered from his injuries, and at the end of the season, he retired. Besides his football career, Richie is also the chief executive officer and founder of LCW Corp, a grape and wine-producing company. In 2016, he was appointed to the Hawthorn board to fill the casual vacancy following Andrew Newbold’s resignation. As of 2021, Richie Vandenberg is estimated to hold a net worth above $1 million.
Married, Wife, and Children
Richie is married to his beautiful wife, Jasmin Vandenberg. His wife was passionate about fitness and also had a degree in a Bachelor of Exercise Science. Likewise, she also worked as a corporate fitness consultant and ran a successful personal and group training business. Nonetheless, the pair tied the knot in October 2011.
Moreover, Jasmine has featured her husband many times on her social media. On the occasion of their 9th anniversary, she also shared a post of their wedding.
The married pair also share three children, two girls, and a boy. Richie resides happily with his wife and three children.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Richie has not shared much about his family. The former football star has not revealed the names of his parents. Likewise, there is also information on his siblings, if he has any.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Richie Vandenberg stands at the height of 5 feet and 10 inches. Likewise, he has a muscular, athletic body. The former footballer has short blonde hair and blue coloured eyes.