The Illawarra Cycle Club AGM was held on Saturday 14th December. Here is a summary of the meeting from our new club president Terry Wall.
I would like to take this opportunity to welcome the new Board of Directors/committee for the 2020 ICC year.
Firstly, a big thanks has to go to our retiring President Phil Jones, who has been President for 15 years. The amount of work Phil has done for your club over these years has been amazing. Phil will still be on the committee which is going to be a great help, not only to myself, but to the entire club.
I would also like to thank Simon Britten our 2019 Cottonwood Lodge club person of the year award recipient. Simon has done a mountain of work for for the club this year, and was a very deserving winner of the award. Simon is taking a year off from committee duties, but will no doubt be called upon for his advice.
As it currently stands, the following positions are have been confirmed at our AGM on Saturday 14th December 2019.
President: Terry Wall
Directors: Phil Jones, Simon Kersten, Garry Doughty, Patricia Gooley.
As per the constitution the Club requires 4 Directors, nominations closed 21 days prior to the date of the AGM, at the closing date the above people had nominated therefore were duly elected.
Patricia Gooley will stay on as our Treasurer. The Secretary’s position (which I vacated) and Vice President position must come from the directors and will be decided at the next meeting.
Organising committee: Neil Arnold, Scott Butler, Rod Child, Bernie I’ons.
Other positions are;
Handicapper: Road, Garry Doughty; Track: Steve Dole.
Club Coach: Gary Mandy.
Communications/Race reporter/ Website and Social Media Mgt: Tim Packer and Rod Child.
Rider’s Rep: Road: Terry Wall; Track: Steve Dole.
Illawarra Academy of Sport Representative: Michael Marshall.
Facilities manager: Track: Simon Britten; Road: Rod Child.
The position of Race Director/Marshall Coordinator has been vacated by Andrew Smith. I would like to thank Andrew for organising our races/marshalls/commissaire over the year. If you wish to nominate for this position in 2020, please drop me a line. This position must be filled for any race to occur in 2020.
I look forward to an exciting year ahead.
On behalf of the retiring president, the committee and myself, we wish you safe riding and a wonderful time with family and friends over the festive season.