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2019 Athlete Rep Elections

Jul 1, 2019 (06:00 PM) - Jul 22, 2019 (09:00 PM)
July, 1 2019

Description

CLICK HERE FOR ATHLETE REP NOMINEE BIOS

CLICK HERE TO VOTE FOR AMS ATHLETE REP

AMS is currently seeking candidates for two AMS Athlete Representatives to be the voice for AMS Athletes locally, in the Eastern Zone, and nationally at the USA Swimming Convention.  The Athlete Representative position begins August 1, 2019.


ATHLETE REP RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Attend the USA Swimming Convention (annually in September)
  • Attend AMS Board of Directors meetings (monthly)
  • Attend AMS House of Delegates meetings (Spring & Fall)
  • Work with the Senior Vice Chair on LSC related activities
  • Work with Senior Athlete Rep to coordinate the Athlete’s Committee
  • Work with the Senior Athlete Rep to organize and host regular athlete meetings
  • Work with Senior Athlete Rep to organize social functions for athletes each year
  • Engage local athletes to participate in the governance of Allegheny Mountain Swimming
  • Assist with planning and organizing the annual AMS Recognition Ceremony (Banquet)
  • Other activities as needed
ATHLETE REP QUALIFICATIONS
At the time of election, the Athlete Representative must
  • Be an Athlete Member of USA Swimming in good standing
  • Be at least sixteen (16) years of age or at least a sophomore in high school (2018-19 school year)
  • Be currently competing, or have competed during the three (3) immediately preceding years, in the program of swimming conducted by AMS or another Local Swimming Committee
  • Reside in the within the geographic territory of AMS and expect to reside therein throughout at least the first half of the term
APPLICATION & ELECTION PROCESS & TIME LINE:
 

Day/Date

Action
Monday, July 1 Self-Nomination period opens - interested athletes shoud complete the self-nomination form and submit.
Monday, July 15 Self Nomination period closes - all self-nominations due
Wednesday, July 17 Online Voting opens at 9:00 AM - AMS athletes 13 & older
Wednesday, July 24 Online Voting Ends at 9:00 PM
Friday, July 25 Winner Announced

 

WHO CAN VOTE?  
Any registered athlete member of Allegheny Mountain Swimming who is age13 or older.  


 

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