AGM 2012 – Key Points

Key Points from The 2012 AGM

Financially the club is healthy and as a result all fees are held for 2012/13:

  • £50 per half year
  • £85 full year if paid in advance
  • Match fees £5
  • Visitor fees £5 with 1st visit free

Dates for next season:

  • 4th September – 18th December
  • 8th January – 30th April

All 4 current teams would continue with enquiries to H&P league for Ladies 4’s:

  • R&S Mixed – Div 1
  • M&D Mixed – Div 1
  • R&S Men
  • H&P Men – Div 3

Club Night

  • Thursday’s would be booked to accommodate matches so that disruption to club night is reduced
  • Peg board system to continue from 19:15 – 21:00, games made up of 4 from the 1st available 6
  • From 21:00 to 21:45 team captains can organise match practice
  • Match practice only ahead of confirmed fixtures in the next week
  • Captains to be sensitive to other players and to rotate pairs and be more experimental in their preparation of matches

Etiquette is generally not an issue, however a reminder was given to ensure:

  • Visitors and opposing teams always receive a warm welcome
  • The peg board is explained to visitors and a visitor peg issued
  • Shake hands at the end of each game
  • Be aware of on going play particularly if you walk behind a court
  • Look after the shuttle and do not slide under the net after a point
  • Take away damaged shuttles from the court-side after your game

A club tournament will be arranged for this season and this will be handicapped and take place on a yet to be decided club night

Election of Officers:

  • Chairman Mark Burberry (continues)
  • Treasurer Pam Giblin (continues)
  • Fixture Secretary Peter Atkinson (new)
  • R&S Mixed Captain Sian Bryars (continues)
  • M&D Mixed Captain Matt Stevens (continues)
  • H&P Men’s Captain Peter Atkinson (new)
  • R&S Men’s Captain Jack Smalley

Most Improved Player of the Year: Jack Smalley

Players’ Player of the Year: Paul Callow