2019 AGM

Good evening members, another reminder about the 2019 AGM.

The AGM is booked for Tuesday 26th November 2018 at 7.00pm for 7.30pm start and will be held at Ossett Cricket Club. As always we will supply supper in the form of pie & peas. The AGM is open to any club members and while there is a serious aspect to the meeting it is also a bit of a social evening as well.

Below is the list of current members along with how long they have remaining in their current roles, also the current vacant roles are shown. 

1. General Committee Officers Positions, with one more year left to run and in office up to 2020 AGM

Chairman – Richard Cooke
Treasurer – Nova Burkinshaw

Committee Member – To replace Mathew Wild

 2. General Committee Officers Positions, due for re- election or position up for election at the 2019 AGM

Vice Chairman – Mark Wilbond

Secretary – Andy Walker

Committee Member – Peter Dawson

Committee Member – Kevin Jackson


Male Welfare Officer – Neil Marsden

Female Welfare Officer – Karen Wade

3. Co-opted and Junior General Committee Officers

At present we don’t have any junior committee members as all previous members are now over 18. We would welcome any applications from junior members under the age of 18 who would like to become a member of the committee and have an important input into the club.

Junior members will be co-opted onto the committee at the first committee meeting after the AGM.

Any member who wishes to stand for a position must apply by email to club.secretary@westyorkshirecanoeclub.com at least 21 days before the AGM, all nominations must be proposed and seconded by a club members.

Any member who wishes to propose a motion for discussion must forward the motion to club.secretary@westyorkshirecanoeclub.com – any motion must be signed by 3 club members to be valid.

Any club member is eligible to apply for a position on the committee and we welcome applications from both seasoned members as well as new members who could bring valuable ideas to the club.

Please confirm your attendance and numbers by mailing  club.secretary@westyorkshirecanoeclub.com, this will allow us to ensure we cater for all members who will be attending.