It’s that time again where we are required to do our legal duties and hold the Melbourne Outrigger Canoe Club AGM. WHEN: Saturday August 26th TIME: 9 – 10am (The AGM will run from 9 – 10 and then the August committee meeting which all are welcome to attend will run from 10 – 11am) WHERE: The Multi-purpose room up stairs at the club house We encourage all members to attend the AGM please RSVP here (https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/mocc-agm-tickets-36510154856)
The 2017 AGM agenda can be found here (https://gallery.mailchimp.com/5dd09a17134f380b728fb36ed/files/c026f573-7a13-4ede-b823-b90f6bd4215a/MOCC_AGM_AGENDA_2017.pdf) please ensure you review the agenda as this year we have put forward a motion regarding membership fees and an equipment levy. You can also review last year’s AGM minutes here (https://gallery.mailchimp.com/5dd09a17134f380b728fb36ed/files/db65b2a5-2d21-4270-b160-60c35e820160/MOCC_AGM_Minutes_2016.pdf)
The MOCC committee has a history of stoic hard working volunteers who love nothing more than to fill their week nights with meetings and to organise stuff so everyone can enjoy training and racing! If you would like to be one of these stand up members of the community or think there is someone in the club who you think should be on the committee please complete the nomination form (https://gallery.mailchimp.com/5dd09a17134f380b728fb36ed/files/2bd84298-3c9a-4c59-bcfc-dbdca7cb145c/MOCC_AGM_NOMINATION_FORM.01.pdf) and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
End of Season Fun and Awards! Please put Saturday 2nd of September in your your diaries for the 2016/2017 end of season secret squirrel function. Information I can share at this stage. * Meet at the club house (time to be confirmed) * Be ready to paddle * Bring a change of clothes. * End of Season Awards will be presented More details to come but we hope to see you all there for some cheeky fun! To prepare for the awards however we do require you to vote for you who think this year’s Paddler’s Choice award winner should be. Please register your vote here (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KNQZKZR) voting will be open until Friday the 25th of August. Last year’s Paddler’s Choice.. Tulia!
The new season will officially kick off on Saturday 9 of September! Woo Hoo! Official training will be Saturday 8am and Tuesday and Thursdays at 6pm. There will be plenty of seats with our new fleet of V3’s and the repairs to the Geelong Canoe will also be sea worthy!
Due to the inconsistency of the newsletter (blush) the Member of the Month has been changed to the MOCC Member in the Spotlight. This editions Member under the bright lights is Stacey Brown as nominated by Aaron Edwards in the last edition.