Monday, January 20, 2014

Rob Williams, Chair of Sail Canada’s Race Management sub-committee has been appointed as the Principal Race Officer and Mike Milner as the Supervisor Sport Competition for the 2015 Pan Am Games sailing events.  Rob and Mike will be responsible for staffing and training the volunteers for the three race committees.  Interested race officials and race committee members are encouraged to send their contact information and a brief (max one page) outline of their qualifications and experience to David Howard, Rob Williams or Mike Milner.

Peter van Muyden has been appointed the senior course race officer and in conjunction with Rob will be running a Sail Canada race official training seminar at the Royal Canadian Yacht Club in Toronto on Saturday and Sunday February 15/16 for eligible race officials.  More details will be available shortly at www.sailing.ca.   The organizing committee will be arranging interviews on this weekend (Feb 15/16/17) for those interested in Course Race Officer positions only.

Applications for the following positions are being taken.(closing on January 31)  Anyone who is interested should send their one page CV to organizing committee chair, David Howard, before that date:

  1. Supervisor Field of Play Services and Equipment;
  2. Supervisor Venue;
  3. Supervisor Administration
  4. Supervisor Volunteers