Committee

The day-to-day management of the Association is undertaken by the elected Officers of the Association who are known as the Executive.

These officers are elected at the AGM and for 2017-18 are:

The Past President* (John Heywood), The President (Chris Smith), the President Elect* (vacant), the Chair (Chris Berwick), the Honorary Secretary (Cherie D'Silva), and the Honorary Treasurer (VACANT)

*Presidents are elected for 2 years and so Chris Smith (elected in 2015 as the President Elect) began his term of office in March 2016 and it will end in March 2018.

The General Committee consists of

  1. The Executive (the five officers of the Executive are the President, the President Elect, the Chair, the Treasurer and the Secretary.)
  2. No more than 3 representatives from each affiliated club
  3. The Vice-Presidents: Roger Binks, Anne Bray, Ken Bray, Jose Clarke, June Clarke, Cherie D’Silva, Richard Float, Colin Fox,  Margaret Fox, John Harper, John Heywood, Derek Johnson, Peter Leach, Mick Loach, Alan Loasby, Kevin Mee, Kelly Phiri, Wayne Walker, Ian Wilson
  4. The Competition Secretaries: Track & Field**: June Clarke;  Technical Officials: Cherie D'Silva; Cross Country: John Heywood
  5. The Team Managers are: UK CAU Road: John Skevington; UK CAU XC: Ian Wilson - Senior & U20 women; Rob Griffiths - U17, U15 & U13 Girls; Bill Winter - Senior & U20 Men; Sandy Villetet/Wayne Walker - U17, U15 & U13 Boys; UK CAU Track & Field: VACANT; Junior Inter Counties (T&F): Kelly Phiri/Tina Allen; Sportshall: Sharon Smith (Girls) and Gary Smith (Boys); Fell Running: Jason Williams

**The Committee also elect Track & Field sub-committee from its membership: June Clarke, Cherie D'Silva and Kelly Phiri at present.

*** The Committee also elect an Endurance sub-committee from its membership: John Skevington, John Heywood, Dave Lodwick, Carol Fossard  

The Constitution of L&RAA and all amendments made up to and including 2017 is available on this link to the Constitution file.  There is also a Code of Conduct but currently this is not available in a version other than paper (unless you can scan a copy and send it to us). All affiliated clubs were sent the Code of Conduct in 2004. We also have an updated version (2011/12) of the England Athletics Code of Conduct and Procedures - Grievance Procedures and Disciplinary Procedures