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