BMAF AGM 2021 Summary

  • Number of people registered = 111
  • Number of people attending = approximately 70
  • Peter Kennedy elected as Chairman in accordance with the votes: Peter Kennedy 30, Ian Richards 24, Abstentions 2
  • Jon Clarke approved as Vice Chairman
  • Bridget Cushen (Hon Secretary), David Oxland (Hon Treasurer), Kay Reynolds (T&F Secretary) Mel James (XC Sec), Walter Hill (Road Running Sec), Ian Richards (Race walking Sec), Giuseppe Minetti (Head of Marketing & Communications)  approved for re-election on the Executive
  • Re-appointment of Arthur Kimber as President ratified
  • Ex-officio position on the Executive of Harry Matthews, Chair of EMAA acknowledged
  • Re-appointed of other Officers of the BMAF: Peter Duhig (Overseas Entry Coordination), Courtney Gunn (Statistician/Records Coordinator), Tom Leeson (Combined Event Rankings), Harry Matthews (Assistant XC Secretary), Walter Nicholls (Honorary Legal Advisor) acknowledged
  • Glen Reddington approved as IT Manager following a proposal at the meeting for his nomination
  • BMAF affiliation fees for area clubs in 2022 set at £1.50 per competing member
  • Proposal to adopt the BMAF vision & values statement recommended by the Executive accepted in accordance with the votes: Yes 31, No 3, Abstentions 11
  • Proposal to give indicative approval to take the next steps towards moving the Federation to a company limited by guarantee in accordance with the structure  recommended by the Executive accepted in accordance with the votes:  Yes 24, No 4, Abstentions 13