If you ask any of the executives or the coaches, you will find that they are happy to help! Here is a description of each function.
The leader of the club. Manages the coaching staff. Communicates with CanoeKayak BC, CanoeKayak Canada, International Canoe Federation, and other related organizations. Communicates with the membership on club events and club information.
The second in line after the Commodore as leader of the club. In a situation when the Commodore cannot continue, the Vice Commodore will take charge.
Looks after the finances and the accounts.
Records meeting minutes, and ensures documents are kept up to date.
Serves as a mentor for the Commodore. In a situation when both the Commodore and the Vice Commodore cannot continue, the Past Commodore will take charge.
Director At Large
Fills in when another executive is away. Takes charge of other activities.
Decides how the competitive athletes are to be trained. Determines the program, the location, and the schedule.
Second in line after the Head Coach in deciding the training program for the competitive athletes.
Promotes the training programs, and the beginning programs. Coordinates the programs for beginning paddlers and intermediate paddlers. Works with the Head Coach to coordinate the competitive training programs.
Resolves a disagreement between an athlete and a coach if an agreement could not be met.
Ensures equipment and trained attendants are in place in case of an emergency. Looks after safety measures for the athletes and paddlers.
Repairs damaged boats and replaces parts. Maintains the boats so that the athletes will perform well on the water.
In charge of the volunteers during a regatta. Ensures the timers, starters, and all others are at the right place and in the right time.
Maintains the web site. Shares information on programs, events, and news.