Voting Forms

With the Annual General Meeting not far away Voting Forms for the election are now up in the ‘Forms and Documents’ section of our website. Please take a moment to read each of our candidates resumes as each candidate could potentially offer something different. This is your chance to have a say on how the sport here in Victoria is governed into the future. 2014 AGM Nominations Resume PDF 2014 AGM Voting Form PDF

Ski Racing Victoria AGM

The AGM for Ski Racing Victoria will be held on Wednesday 29th October 2014 at Skyways International Hotel, Melrose Drive, Airport West commencing at 7.00pm. It would be great to see members turn up and show support for your committee. We have 4 retiring directors – Michael Brooks, Stephen Shipp, Greg Plummer & Tony Mithen, the retiring directors may or may not seek re-election for another 3 year term, and we also have 1 vacant position for a term of 2 years leaving 5 positions to fill. Nominations have been received for these positions and information on how to vote … Continue reading

Ted Hurley Entries

Entries for The Ted Hurley Memorial Classic at Wentworth have now opened. You can find all the details for the format of the race and what will be happening over the weekend in our competitor notes at the link below: http://www.waterskiracing.com/?wpfb_dl=400 The Entry Forms can also be found at the following link: https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/bkcw16ed50GFn2aVIbCj

Nominations for Directors

We have 4 retiring directors – Michael Brooks, Stephen Shipp, Greg Plummer & Tony Mithen, the retiring directors may or may not seek re-election for another 3 year term, and we also have 1 vacant position for a term of 2 years leaving 5 positions to fill. All members of Ski Racing Victoria are encouraged to think about nominating. We meet the first Wednesday of every month in Melbourne. A “Nomination form for a Director of Ski Racing Victoria” can be found on the Ski Racing Victoria website under the ‘Forms and Documents’ tab. Nominations close Wednesday 8th October 2014 … Continue reading

Point Score Series Major Sponsor

Ski Racing Victoria would like to welcome Indian Ocean Relines on board as our Major Sponsor for the 2014/15 Point Score Series. The company owned by Daniel McMahon and Dave Osman is based in Perth, Western Australia with a satellite office in Victoria. They supply specialist personnel including Project Management, Project Planner, Occupational Health and Environment Coordinators, Trades Supervision, Trades Personnel and equipment to maintain grinding mills, feeders, sizers and crushers at hard rock mining sites such as iron ore, gold, copper, lead, silver and zinc mines. Daniel is the owner/driver of the highly professional 99 Psycho Clowns Team which has successfully … Continue reading

Grand Prix Info

Below is an update on the program of events for the Mulwala Water Ski Club Ski Racing Victoria Grand Prix. At Breath Testing on Saturday and Sunday morning there will be a Helpers Roster which will require each boat to supply a Helper for 2 races. It would be fantastic if we could have people volunteering their services for each day of racing so that we can make it a successful weekend. All Substitutions that are done after 5pm Friday night will incur a $5.00 Processing Fee. The Online Substitution Form can be found here https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/6rg86aPRf590WcG7Cpkd Refunds will only be … Continue reading

Info Evening Update

On Wednesday the 6th of August the Board of Ski Racing Victoria held an information evening at Skyways Hotel, Airport West. The board of Ski Racing Victoria presented their current financial position to its members and outlined its plans for the upcoming season 2014/15. The question was put to the Board “what had been put in place to make sure that this is not able to happen again”. The board responded that it had put in place a cloud based accounting system which gives access to the accounting software by the Chairperson, Treasurer and Administrator. Also the Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, … Continue reading

Information Evening Update

With the Information Evening coming up this Wednesday August 6th the Ski Racing Victoria Board discussed the request to broadcast this night out over the internet, at its meeting held on Wednesday night. It was decided after much discussion that the night would not be broadcast and that if you would like to participate in the meeting you will need to be at Skyways Hotel at 7pm next Wednesday night. There will be an update on the events of the night placed on the website in the days following.

Ken Merrett Update

HE IS BACK IN MELBOURNE!!! Ken has now been moved from Royal Adelaide Hospital to the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne. He is happy to be back and enjoying being able to have family visit him. He has begun the long hard road to recovery which means working with the Physio’s and is back eating in small amounts. He asks that you respect his wishes to not have any visitors before Thursday 24th July as there are a few close people he would like to see first but is thankful for all the well wishes that he has received.

Information Evening

The Board of Ski Racing Victoria welcomes members to attend an information evening at 7pm on Wednesday 6th August at Skyways International Hotel Tullamarine. Skyways Hotel 113 Matthews Ave Airport West, Vic, 3042 The evening is open strictly to members and membership identification will be required. This evening is following on from the notice to members on Sunday July 6th, regarding financial discrepancies in the books of Ski racing Victoria. This evening will be an opportunity to hear all the plans for racing for the 2014/15 season and to discuss the future financial policy and plans for Ski Racing Victoria. … Continue reading