Nominations for CV Slalom Technical Committee now open.

Canoeing Victoria Slalom Technical Committee.

Nominations close – Wed 15th August.

You are invited to express an interest in participating in the Slalom Technical Committee which is established to provide the Board of Canoeing Victoria a specific focus for the discipline. 

The Slalom Technical Committee is a subcommittee of the Canoeing Victoria Board and will be responsible for implementing specific Slalom iniatives as well as contributing to the wider strategies of Canoeing in Victoria.  Specifically, the Technical Committee will:

¯        To monitor and advise the needs of the Slalom discipline to the Board

¯        Review and advise on, for Board approval, minimum standards for education and safety;

¯        Run the Victorian Championships and Victorian Schools Championships according to Canoeing 
              Victoria guidelines, procedures and policies in co-operation with the Canoeing Victoria Event Co-ordinator.

¯        Develop and implement programs that increase participation and junior development within the discipline.

¯        Create, administer and promote a regular competition program for the discipline.

¯        Define selection criteria and select state teams as required.

¯        Advertise the competition program via the Canoeing Victoria website and other appropriate mediums

¯        Develop a register of volunteers who would include, coaches, instructors, officials and general 
              volunteers within the discipline and implement programs to train and up skill new and existing volunteers
¯        Ensure that appropriate resources, registered officials and volunteers are available to implement 
              successful competitions

¯        Advise CV executive of upcoming program and results.

¯        Where applicable assist Canoeing Victoria deliver National Championships on behalf of Australian Canoeing


In addition, there will be strategic and budget reporting back to the Board on a Monthly basis.

Copies of the Terms of Delegation and Procedures are attached for your perusal as well as a nomination form.  If you are interested in any position, please fill in the form electronically and forward to Sharon who will present to the Board for approval.  Once the Chair of the Technical Committee is determined, additional Committee members will be appointed.

On Behalf of the Canoeing Victoria Board, we look forward to a continued future of increased participation, junior development and the emergence of even more elite Victorian paddlers in the Slalom discipline.  Your contribution in any way, is necessary to achieve these goals and we look forward to your participation.
Please forward this information on to anyone you feel would be interested in participating in this Committee.

For more information or clarification, please call me on the number below.

Sharon Swoboda
Canoeing Victoria