New Committee Voted In

Thank you to all who attended last nights AGM and to all who submitted Proxy Votes

The New committee voted in is

Ross Lloyd – Commodore
Chris Miller – Vice Commodore
Miles Millward – Rear Commodore
David Wilkinson – Secretary
Rob Anderson – Treasurer
General Members : Helen Whiston, Dan Osinga, Freek Weetzels, Adrian Rowe and Martin Grant

Club Captain and Storage Officer – Croften Dawson

Congratulations to all and good luck with the forthcoming season

Notice of Annual General Meeting of Elwood Sailing Club Inc.

In accordance with Rule 33, please be advised that the Annual General Meeting of Elwood Sailing Club Inc. will be held –
At Elwood Sailing Club
Friday 17th Aug
Commencing 7.00pm
1.  Notice of AGM & Agenda (attached)
2.   AGM Proxy vote (click for link)
3.   ESC General Committee Nomination forms (click for link)
To attend and vote at the AGM you must be a current financial member.

A member may appoint another member as a proxy for the meeting see point 2 for proxy form.

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RACE MANAGEMENT EDUCATIONAL NIGHT Thursday 12th July 7pm

Its winter and time to catch up on stuff and get ready for the new season. During the coming winter months, the club would like to put on a few educational evenings to try and prepare you for the summer season. Those of you that attended the last “Race Management” evening last year found the evening to be quite constructive and hopefully a bit of fun. To kick things off we will run another session on Race Continue reading

What to do when you are rostered for duty

What to do when you are rostered for duty

All  Senior  Members are expected to do race management duty  each sailing season on typically two occasions per season.  Your allocations are notified to your email address via the ‘Dutyman’ software.

When a date does not suit you it is your responsibility to use Dutyman to seek a swap with another member for a like duty.

You score 2 race points for each race you miss while on duty. If you have boat storage you receive 2 storage points for each duty day attended. Non-attendance will score you penalty points, and be strongly frowned upon by those that have to cover for you, and the sailors who expect well organised and safe racing that day. Continue reading