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Special General Meeting

1/30/2017 9:06:00 AM

 
Notice to BSF Members
 
Pursuant to Section  C.11.2 of The Bahamas Swimming Federation Constitution, the Federation has received a request from Mrs. Nancy Knowles, on behalf of more than 30% of the Current Members of the Federation, to hold a Special General Meeting with the sole item on the Agenda to vote on the Constitutional and Rules changes that were circulated prior to the Annual General Meeting on January 7, 2017. A copy of these proposed changes are attached to this notice.
 
The Executives of the Federation reviewed the request, confirm that it fits within the requirements to call a Special General Meeting, and have agreed to hold  this meeting on Tuesday,  February 21, at 6pm, at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Conference Room.
 
Constitutional Reference
C11.2 Special General Meeting
A Special General Meeting of the BSF may be called provided at least three (3) Club Members or,
alternatively, thirty (30%) percent or ten (10) of the Individual Members (whichever shall be the greater
number of Individual Members) shall give notice in writing to the BSF Secretary that they desire the
convening of such a Special General Meeting, stating their reasons for convening the same. The BSF
Secretary or BSF Assistant Secretary shall cause such a Special General Meeting to be held within six (6)
weeks of receiving such said notice, giving four (4) weeks prior notice of such a meeting to each Member.
The notice convening such a meeting shall state the reason for calling it, and no other subject can be dealt
with at such Special General Meeting.
C11.5
Swift Open Water 5K Swim
10/9/2010 3:48:00 PM
On a beautiful October Saturday Swift hosted its second open water swim at the Old Fort Bay beach with over 50 swimmers competing in either a 5 kilometer or 1.6 kilometer race. The top three finishes in each age group on either of the two courses were awarded beautiful “Sand Dollar” gold, silver, and bronze medals that were made by Susan Morley.
FINA Officials List
10/6/2010 5:11:00 PM
To carry competitions in the best possible way, FINA can count on Officials for its five aquatic disciplines. Officials are referees, starters, judges, coaches, managers, trainers, chaperons, etc.
Abaco 5K Open Water Swim
10/2/2010 10:19:00 PM
MARSH HARBOUR, Abaco -- Crowds of excited swimming fans gathered on the shore at Crossing Rocks on Saturday, October 2nd, for the popular Abaco open-water 5K swim.
At the XIII FINA World Masters Championships 2010 in Sweden July 27th to August 7th Swift Swimming was represented by Percy Knowles, Andy Knowles, and Nancy Knowles in three different age groups, 80-84, 55-59, and 50-54 respectively. Considered the biggest swim meet in the world with 6,700 athletes this year’s World Championships had lots of competition, and reinforced the values of friendship,
RECORDS UPDATED
7/31/2010 10:31:00 PM
Bahamian and Nationals Records Updated
We have the pleasure to forward to you this correspondence relating to the athletes’ participation in SWIMMING competitions at the 14th FINA World Championships to be held in Shanghai (CHN) on 16th-31st July 2011.
WADA Launchs Coach True
7/1/2010 8:35:00 AM
WADA Launchs Coach True
OS Technical Course for Coaches
6/30/2010 8:37:00 AM
The Bahamas Swimming Federation respectfully requests that the dates for the technical Course for Coaches 2010 be scheduled from September 24th to 4th October 2010.
CISC Swimmers Team Selected
6/7/2010 8:40:00 AM
CISC 2010 Swim Team
Swift US Master Team 2010
5/14/2010 8:43:00 AM
Swift US Master Team 2010
April 15th, 2017 9:00am EST