Viewing news posted in January 2011

Martin Soulsby is new BPA Chairman

23 January 2011

Martin Soulsby is new BPA Chairman

Martin Soulsby (pictured) was elected Chairman of BPA Council at the inaugural meeting of 2011 held immediately after the AGM on Saturday 22 January.

Craig Poxon was elected Vice Chairman of Council, and also Development Chair.

Steve Saunders was elected as Competitions Chair and Adrian Bond as Communications Chair.

The new Council for 2011 elected John Smyth MVO, Immediate-past Chairman of Council, as a Vice President of the BPA.

The membership passed a special resolution at the AGM to update the BPA Memo & Arts to allow electronic communication with members of formal documents of BPA Ltd (notices of AGM, accounts, etc).

Click here to see Mike Carpenter's compilation video 'Review of the Skydiving Year 2010' shown at the AGM.

BPA Filmfest 2011

7 January 2011

The judges have announced the five finalists in the BPA FilmFest 2011 sponsored by Airkix.  The rest is up to you - at the final on the evening of AGM Day. There's also a separate award for the most humorous entry. The finalists are, in no particular order:  Follow your heart by Michael McNulty; Jump and Le Picnic by Rob Franklin; MilneCam2010 by Ally Milne; and The Holy Grail by Gerard Casale.  Come to AGM Day and enjoy!

Updated 17 May 2012

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