Australian Team Information

Welcome to our first newsletter for the championships next April. Attached to this newsletter is information regarding accommodation in Wellington. Accommadation Information Sheet The Team hotel will be The James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel in the heart of Wellington, I would encourage everyone who is thinking of going in April to book NOW as there is no penalty if you cancel up to 24 hrs before arrival , it is school holidays whilst the Championships are on in Wellington and the price that we have negotiated is best in Wellington for a 5 star Hotel ,the hotel is surrounded by … Continue reading

AGM

Dear members On Thursday 11th December we completed the Ski Racing Victoria AGM. The Audit was presented to the members and was passed which has allowed the new board to move forward with the running of SRV. We would like to welcome Tony Rowe, Sharron Breed and Corrine Donald onto the board. It is great to see new people putting their hand up to help out this great sport. Thankyou to Michael Brooks for all of his work. Also on the night we unanimously nominated Raymond Lochhead as a Life Member, he will be presented the life membership at our … Continue reading

Victorian Titles

This year there will be some slight changes to the way the Victorian State Titles are run. In past years we have run them as rounds of our Point Score Series yet charged more and not kept the same format. We felt that this was unfair on competitors and have moved to rectify this issue. To do this we have decreased the costs of the Victorian Titles to keep them in line with the rest of the Point Score Series. On top of this we will also be running all 4 of the Two Up Races. This means that for … Continue reading

Annual General Meeting

The AGM for Ski Racing Victoria will be reconvened on Thursday 11th December 2014 at Skyways International Hotel, Melrose Drive, Airport West commencing at 7.00pm. All current members welcome to attend. Regards, Steve Shipp Chairperson Ski Racing Victoria

Ian Baker

As a result of a tragic accident on Saturday 8th November Ian Baker passed away while competing at the Sydney Bridge to Bridge Ski Race. A service will be held for Ian on Monday 17 November 2014 at the Bendigo Baptist Church, 757 McIvor Hwy, Junortoun (Bendigo) 3550 at 1.30pm and afterwards guests are welcome to attend The Foundry Hotel Complex 2 High St Bendigo. Ian was a renowned ski racer but more importantly a family man, as a much loved husband to Joanne and father to four daughters – Jessica age 9, Jordon 7, Jenna 5 and Jasmine 3. … Continue reading

Letter to the Members

Dear Members, As many of you are aware our AGM meeting last Wednesday 29th October was adjourned part way through as audited figures were not available. We will advise as soon as possible a new date to re-convene the meeting. We did however conduct the election for our new board members prior to the adjournment. The following members were successful in alphabetical order, Corinne Donald, Kristy Nicholls, Greg Plumber, Tony Rowe and Steve Shipp. Kristy Nicholls unfortunately resigned on the 30th October due to a sudden promotion at work holding her hand up early stating that she may struggle to … Continue reading

Annual General Meeting

For those of you who weren’t out at the Coolaroo Hotel on Wednesday 29th October the AGM was opened by Tony Mithen who informed those in attendance that in light of complications with the books the Board would not be able to produce Audited Financials at this time. This meant that the meeting would need to be adjourned until Audited Financials were available to the Board. Before the Adjournment the four directors who’s terms were up stood down from the board with Steve Shipp and Greg Plummer standing again and Michael Brooks and Tony Mithen retiring after many years of … Continue reading

Urgent!! Annual General Meeting

Due to circumstances beyond our control the Annual General Meeting for Ski Racing Victoria is going to be moved to: The Coolaroo Hotel Cnr Barry Rd & Maffra St Coolaroo, VIC, 3048 Please let anyone know who you believe is wanting to attend. We are sorry for any inconvenience this causes

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