REMINDER - England Athletics AGM inc Board Elections for member club representative

REMINDER - England Athletics AGM inc Board Elections for member club representative

The Annual General Meeting of England Athletics Limited (Company) will be held at the Ricoh Arena, Judds Lane, Longford, Coventry, CV6 6AQ on Saturday 14th October 2017 at 11:00. The Agenda includes an item to elect a member representative non-executive director. Information on the candidates is available below.

Ordinary Business

1.              To receive the accounts for the financial year ended 31st March 2017 together with the reports of the Directors and of the Auditor thereon.

2.              To elected a member representative non-executive director in accordance with the Articles of Association

To transact any other ordinary business of the Company.

 

Special Business

To consider and, if thought fit, to pass the following as a Special Resolution:

1.     That the regulations contained in the printed document attached to this resolution be approved and adopted as the articles of association of the Company in substitution for and to the complete exclusion of the existing articles of association of the Company.

 

 


Click here to download Notice of the England Athletics 2017 AGM - PDF 244K

Click here to download the AGM Agenda (as detailed below) - PDF 194K. Further details and downloadable documents are available below.

Click here to view the initial announcement of the 2017 AGm made on 15 September 2017


Agenda

1.      To approve the minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on 15th October 2016.
Click here to download the Draft 2016 AGM Minutes - PDF 410K.

2.      Matters arising from the minutes

3.      To receive the Directors’ Report of the Activities of the Company during the year ended 31st March 2017. This will include a report from a member elected director

4.      To receive an address from the Chairman of the National Council

5.      To receive a presentation of the Company’s Financial Statements for the year ended 31st March 2017.
Click here to download the Final Signed England Athletics Accounts 2017 - PDF 1.6M

6.      To appoint the Company’s Auditors for the year ended 31st March 2018 and delegate agreement of their remuneration to the Board

7.      To elect a member elected director.
Click here to download the Tim Soutar Election Address 2017 PDF
Click here to download the Toks Adeniji Election Address 2017 - PDF

8.      Special Resolution – Amendment of the Articles of Association

The following is proposed as a single resolution. It requires 75% of those voting (whether in person or by proxy) to be carried

That the Articles of Association of the Company be amended as per the attached schedule

Click here to download details of the proposed changes to the Articles of Association PDF - 527K

Click here to download a copy of the proposed Articles of Association PDF - 437K

 

Click here to download a proxy voting form - PDF 190K

Notes:

1.      Copies of the Company’s audited Financial Statements for the year ended 31st March 2017 are attached. This document is also available on the Company’s website at www.englandathletics.org

2.      A member entitled to attend and vote at the meeting is entitled to appoint one or more proxies to attend and vote in his or her place. A proxy need not be a member of the Company.  A proxy form is attached and is also available on the Company’s website at www.englandathletics.org. All proxies must be received by 11a.m. on Thursday 12th October at England Athletics Ltd. c/o Ms L Smith, Athletics House, Alexander Stadium, Walsall Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham. B42 2BE

3.      There can be no amendments to a special resolution (other than any to correct clerical or spelling errors).

 


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Opportunities for coaches

Find out about development opportunities available for coaches with England Athletics at  www.englandathletics.org/coachdev

For details of coaching qualifications see www.englandathletics.org/coaching-qualifications

For details of a range of other workshops see www.englandathletics.org/workshops or www.englandathletics.org/uLearn

Many of the events and workshops available from England Athletics can be booked via uLearn. If you need a guide to help you creat an account / log in and book please click here (PDF - 900K).