Summary of AGM & full AGM Minutes‏

There was a successful AGM held on 4th of December with 27 members present.
The minutes of the AGM which can be downloaded HERE act as the clubs annual report, A summary of key highlights can be found below:

  • Paul Skipper appointed Mersey Tri Chairman
  • Alan Kirkam made club president for 30th anniversary year
  • Most committee positions filled
  • The committee position of secretary is vacant. This is against out club constitution. We NEED to fill this position.
  • Treasurer reported. Club in good financial health. Expenditure report & budget presented.
  • New website designed & launched. Looks great & functions well.
  • Regular newsletters have been sent to members detailing the clubs activities
  • Membership card has been automated, increasing reactivity & has back end safety benefits
  • Set order windows for kit have been established as well as a 30th anniversary kit to kick of celebrations in style.
  • Highly successful first running of a senior triathlon & continued success of junior events
  • Membership no.s at 440 (Jnr+Snr). Slightly down on previous year
  • Volunteers no.s could be better at events and Open water training session
  • Club now affiliated to England athletics we need a volunteer to manage this or we will be unable to register athletes
  • 5 coaches in training but there is still a need for more.
  • Alvin Cooney given lifetime membership for services to Mersey Tri
  • Club is 30 years old in 2015 & wants to mark the occasion 

Those are just a snapshot of what’s been a great year. The club is run by members for members, it’s continuing success relies on members to do their bit for the club when they can.