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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
FINA Rule Book 2009 - 2013
2/23/2010 8:59:00 AM
The Management Committee appointed by the governing body shall have jurisdiction over all matters not assigned by the rules to the referee, judges or other officials and shall have power to postpone events and give directions consistent with rules adopted for conducting any event.
Carifta Judges
2/22/2010 9:03:00 AM
As we begin the countdown to Carifta 2010 we have been looking at the rules as outlined in the FINA 2009-2013 handbook. To bring you up to par with everyone else here are the rules of the day.
Below is a letter from The Hon. Charles T. Maynard, Minister of Youth Sports and Culture congratulating Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace on her wins at the SEC's.
St Lucia Invitational March 25-28
2/11/2010 9:07:00 AM
The Rodney Heights Aquatic Centre in St. Lucia West Indies extends to you a cordial invitation to Celebrate with us our TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF OPENING OUR FACILITY BY ATTENDING ITS 11TH INTERNATIONALCLUB INVITATIONAL MEET to be held in St. Lucia, MARCH 25 – 28, 2010.
Mr. Mark Koganov - Mark is a FINA Referee who has most recently had the honor of being the Referee in the Championship game at two of the last three European Championships and the Championship Game at the 2009 World Championships in Rome.
Take part in the world´s biggest swimming sport event - FINA World Masters Championships 2010 - 27 July-7 August, FINA World Masters Championships will be held in the cities of Göteborg, Borås and Mölndal.
CISC Summons
2/5/2010 9:20:00 AM
Hereby the C.C.C.A.N summons Member Federations of the Caribbean Islands – Surinam, from the South American Swimming Confederation, and Guadeloupe and Martinique, from the French Swimming Federation - to participate in the above-mentioned Championship as per the following requirements:
Top Times - Carifta Hopefuls 2010
1/23/2010 9:24:00 AM
BAHAMAS SWIMMING - Individual Top Times
Attendees of BSF officials Clinic, hosted by Mancer Roberts
FINA Press Release N°2/2010
1/16/2010 9:26:00 AM
Lausanne (SUI) January 16, 2010 – Under the presidency of Dr. Julio C. Maglione, the first 2010 FINA Bureau Meeting took place on January 14-15 in Bangkok (THA) and approved the following main decisions:
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