|Deadline Fast Approaching: Call for Nominations for 2011 Dressage Canada Board Election||| Print ||
June 21, 2010 — The 2011 Dressage Canada Board Election gets underway with the call for nominations, which starts on July 2nd and continues until July 23rd, 2010.
The Dressage Canada Board (DCB) develops and manages its programs through a number of technical committees. The objectives of Dressage Canada are to foster the growth of dressage and the pursuit of excellence in the sport at the local, national and international levels.
Dressage Canada is managed by a board of eleven (11) members which consists of the following
The 2011 DCB takes office January 1, 2011. All DCB members must be current affiliates in good standing with both Dressage Canada and Equine Canada.
Dressage Canada senior affiliates are encouraged to play an active role in deciding the individuals that will shape the future of Dressage in Canada by voting. Nominee biographies and ballot packages will be mailed by August 20th, 2010 to all current senior Dressage Canada affiliates in good standing as of the Call for Nominations date of July 2nd, 2010. Ballots must be returned and received at the address indicated on the ballot by the deadline of October 22nd, 2010. The results of the election will be announced by Dressage Canada during the 2010 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.
About Dressage Canada
Dressage Canada, as a committee of Equine Canada, is the National governing body for Dressage in Canada. Dressage Canada's objective is to foster the growth of Dressage and the pursuit of excellence in the sport at the local, national and international levels. Dressage Canada provides support and guidance to both amateurs and professionals through the following programs: coaching education and programs; officials’ education and programs; rules and qualifying criteria; sport development; and publications and awards. For more information about Dressage Canada, please visit the Dressage section of the Equine Canada site or connect with us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/dressagecanada or Facebook at http://tinyurl.com/lp8cnd.
About Equine Canada
Equine Canada is Canada’s national governing body for equestrianism. A member-driven, charitable institution, it is the executive branch of the Canadian Equestrian Team, and the national authority for equestrian competition; the national voice for recreational riders; and the national association for equine welfare, breeding, and industry. Equine Canada is recognised by the Government of Canada, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), and the Canadian Olympic Committee as the national organisation representing equestrian sport and equine interests. For more information about Equine Canada, please visit equinecanada.ca.