Stewards’ December Meeting 2011 – Committee of Management for 2012

1. Amendments to the Qualification & General Rules for 20122. Election of Steward3. Committee of Management for 2012Committee of Management for 2012Sydney 2000 Olympic gold medallist Ben Hunt-Davis has today been appointed to the Committee of Management of Henley Royal Regatta.Hunt-Davis steps up to replace the retiring Chris Baillieu who had served on the Committee for the past 24 years.  Baillieu was himself a rowing Olympian, taking silver in the men’s double sculls in 1976 and was Chairman of British Swimming from 2007 – 2008. He was also one of the founder members of the British Olympians.Hunt-Davis joins after 9 years as a Steward and in the wake of a successful role as Chair of the Organising Committee for the recent World Junior Rowing Championships at Eton-Dorney which doubled as the official Olympic Test Event.Accordingly, the Committee of Management for 2012 is as follows:Mr. M. A. SweeneyDr. I. ReidMr. R. C. LesterMr. F. J. SmallboneMr. M. D. WilliamsProfessor N. B. RankovSir Steve Redgrave, C.B.E.Mr. R. C. PhelpsMr. B. M. EdwardsMr. R. C. StanhopeMr. G. W. HammondMr. F. B. Hunt-Davis, M.B.E.7th December, 2011For further information contact: D. G. M. Grist,The Secretary, Henley Royal Regatta,Regatta Headquarters, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2LYTelephone 01491-572153