Changes on the way at Orienteering Australia

Orienteering Australia President Bill Jones is not seeking re-election at this Sunday’s Annual General Meeting in Stanthorpe. Victoria’s Blair Trewin is standing for election as President and the ACT’s Bruce Bowen for election as Director, Finance. Robin Uppill is standing again as Director, Technical and the Board is seeking expressions of interest for the vacant Director, Development position.

Mountain bike orienteering legend Blake Gordon is not standing again as Chair of the national Mountain Bike Orienteering Committee, a position he has filled with great distinction and enthusiasm for many years.

In the High Performance area, newly married Rob Preston has resigned as Manager of High Performance Operations to take up a full time job in another field. The part-time position of Manager, High Performance Operations will be advertised shortly; interested people should contact Grant Bluett, OA Director, High Performance (email grant.bluett at gmail dot com).