ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) 2020/2021
Ahoy All Members,
Hoping you are all in good health and keeping well.
Due to current social gathering, social distancing, facility access and sanitization regulations stipulated in National and Local lockdown regulations, it is not possible to hold physical meetings at the club at this time.
The Management Committee (Mancom) have agreed that the meetings will be conducted in the digital space using “Zoom” the web-based video conferencing tool will be used to conduct virtual online meetings via the internet. How to join a Zoom meeting.
Invitations and access details to Section and Club AGM’s will be sent closer to the meeting dates.
Please see the AGM schedule and call for nominations below.
Annual General Meeting (AGM) Schedule 2020/2021 Season:
A.G.M Sail – Monday – 20 July 2020 at 19H00
A.G.M. Power – Tuesday – 21 July 2020 at 19H00
A.G.M. Boardsailing – Wednesday – 22 July 2020 at 19H00
A.G.M. Club – Wednesday – 05 August 2020 at 19H00
To be held online using web based video conferencing tool Zoom
Joining a Zoom meeting:
Call for Club Officer Nominations.
Nominations to be submitted by 15 July 2020
for the positions of Commodore, Vice Commodore, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Secretary, Conservation Officer & Communications Office
Submit Nomination Online:
Print, complete, scan, and submit via email:
Extracts from the Club Constitution for Nominations & Election Criteria:
-(from #44. b) – Nominations for the offices of Rear Commodores, Representatives and Committee Members of each Section shall be proposed at Section Annual General Meetings.
-(from #36. b) – The notice calling for nominations for the offices of Commodore, Vice Commodore, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Secretary, Conservation Officer and, Communications Officer shall be posted on the Club’s Notice Board 30 days before the Club AGM and sent to the last known address or email address of each member. (as amended August 2017)
-(from #36.c) – Nominations for the offices of Commodore, Vice Commodore, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Secretary, Conservation Officer and, Communications Officer shall be lodged with the Honorary Secretary, duly proposed and seconded, and with the nominee’s consent, 21 days prior to the Annual General Meeting. The names of the nominees, their proposers and seconders shall then be posted on the Club Notice Board for scrutiny 14 (fourteen) days prior to the Annual General Meeting. In case of needs, the Management Committee shall be empowered to accept late nominations. (as amended August 2017)
-(from #36. d) – Nominations for the offices of President, Vice President/s and Honorary Life Members shall only be made by decision of the Management Committee in accordance with paragraphs (b) and (c). (as amended August 2017)
-(from #44. c) – Only participating members of relevant sections may vote at their section’s Annual General Meeting.
-(from #28. a) – The qualification for election of the club officers detailed in Rule 26, with the exception of the Treasurer, shall be a minimum of two years membership of the club.
-(from #28. b) – The Commodore and Vice-Commodore should have served at least one year on the Management Committee and Rear Commodores at least one year on their respective Section Committees.
-(from #28. c) – The Commodore, Vice Commodore, and Rear Commodores must be nominated and elected each year.
Keep Safe and Healthy, Regards
William Gravett – Honorary Secretary
On behalf of Mancom.