All resolutions passed, BF Honours and 2021 Membership Fees announced.
The British Fencing Association Annual General Meeting was held on Saturday 10th October, 2020, 09.30am, online.
This was the first virtual AGM of BF. Members voted in advance by proxy with formal questions also submitted in advance.
Chair welcomed the two new elected Board Directors: Pat Aiyenuro and James Williams. Chair also thanked the two departing Board Directors, John Troiano and Anne Catrin-Sallaba for their contribution and commitment to the sport over the years.
John Troiano presented an overview of the 2019-20 accounts and 2020-21 budget, covering the impact of COVID-19.
All three resolutions were passed unanimously:
The CEO announced that BF and the Home Nations had agreed that the 2021 Membership Fees would be frozen.
The 2020 BF Honours were announced and will be presented by Hilary Philbin at a later date:
VICE PRESIDENT John Troiano
For longstanding services to British Fencing in areas of governance and finance
SILVER MEDAL Jon Salfield
For services to Truro Fencing Club and British Sabre fencing
At the end of the meeting there was a short break followed by an informal Q&A where the CEO and Chair answered questions arising.
The minutes of the meeting are published here.
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