At The Club AGM, on 18th January, Lincsquad were very pleased to present a cheque for £2497.26 to Trevor Cherry, from Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance. This donation was a combination of funds raised by last year’s Paul Kirk Sportive and Christian Brown Ride. It’s fantastic that we were able to give such a sizeable donation to this very worthy cause. This year’s Paul Kirk Sportive takes place on 2nd April. The Christian Brown Ride will be on 12th February, meeting at The Gamekeeper, Scotter at 9am, for a 9.30am start.
As mentioned in the AGM notification post the club will (as per our Constitution) be looking to form the 2017 committee at this meeting.
Up to now we have received the following nominations for each role:
David Hinch nominated by Nicky Robinson 2nd by Steve Grocock
YouthChair – to be voted for at AGM
Nigel Smaller Nominated by Gareth Joseph 2nd by David Hinch
Anna Gibbs Nominated by Stephen Cannings 2nd by Shona Cannings
Sallie Joseph Nominated by Vikki Stewart 2nd by Amanda Clements
Ric Longcake Nominated by Mike Catley 2nd by Andrew Croft
Tony England Nominated by Julie England 2nd Kev Cooper
Rachel Crisp nominated by Loraine Corfield 2nd Julie England
Kerry Padley Nominated by Mark Padley 2nd Tony England
Race/Events Secretary to be voted for at AGM
Gary Horner nominated by Steve Clark 2nd by Sharon Hartland
Jeff Chappill nominated by Tony England 2nd by Donna Chappill WITHDRAWN
Jess Porte nominated by Phil Carter 2nd by Andrew Porte
If anyone wishes to know more about any of the above roles contact a current member of the Committee.
Updated 28.12.2016 Nominations added 06.01.2017
As per our Club Constitution our Annual General Meeting will take place at 2000hrs on Wednesday 18th January at Arties Mill Castlethorpe. Tea and coffee will be available.
The agenda will be;
- Opening address from Chair
- Secretary report
- Treasurers report
- Membership Secretary report
- Coaching Secretary report
- 2016 Committee stand down
- Nomination and election of 2017 committee
- 2017 Events and Events Committee
As per our constitution all committee memberswill step down so all positions are available.
We encourage all club members to consider assisting the running of the club either as committee members,coaches, marshals, event organisers or writing up race reports to name a few examples.
Some committee members have indicated they are prepared to carry on in a particular role but this should not preclude people from thinking they wont be accepted. Contact one of us and we will endevour to fill all the roles to ensure the safe and successful future of Lincsquad during 2017.
Chairperson – leads the direction of the club.
YouthChair – leads the direction of the Youth Academy
Club Secretary – controls admin, renews affiliations and insurance.
Treasurer – in charge of club finances
Coaching Secretary – liases with coaches to ensure coached sessions are covered, coaching qualifications are up to date, coached sessions venues are booked.
Membership Secretary – controls membership and club kit.
TT Secretary – controls lincsquad tt series’ liases with CTT.
Race/Events Secretary – responsible for booking race venues, updating risk Assessments and liasing with race venues and other local authorities.
Social Secretary – non committee position but feedsback to committee on social functions throughout the year (Awards night, Christmas party, etc)
Club Secretary 2016
As a thank you to all our helpers, marshals and supporters for all their efforts during 2016 we invite you to join us at the King William IV Scawby Brook November 23rd 2016 from 1930hrs until late.
Its an oportunity to meet more lincquadders, have a bit of a drink (on a school night!) and generally have a laugh.
See you there Squadders!