|476||2014 European Team Championships: GA to approach potential Referees for this event. Preference will be given to FIE Referees qualified at two weapons as well as being available for the 3-day event.||A||GA|
|477||Vote of thanks: FM proposed a vote of thanks to GA for her role as pro-tem Chairman during FM's absence - carried unam.||D|| |
|478|| Varna World Championship 2013 Hotel Account: As a result of non-payment of the hotel booking made on behalf of a member it was proposed that the application for renewal of BVF membership should not be accepted. Proposed: LB, 2nd: JS, motion suspended on Chairman's casting vote pending legal advice that will be sought.
7/2/2014 Chairman cast his vote against. The proposal is defeated.
|479||Medal 75+: It was decided that a medal is to be awarded in each weapon at the National Championships to the highest placed 75+ fencer. ||D|| |
|480|| European Championships/ World Championships: Team Managers/Heads of Delegation as chosen by the BVF Committee are given authority to organise travel and accommodation.||D|| |
|481||14/2/2014 Decision by email exchange and voting.
Selection Rules: The European Team Championships and the Veterans World Championships have changed their format and the BVF Selection Rules require updating to keep them relevant.
Recommendations were received from the selectors on changes to the rules.
Proposal: to accept the version dated Feb 8. In favour 8. Abstain 1. Proposal accepted. The rules will be put on the website and a notice circulated to members.
Proposal: To include a derogation of rules for 2014 as the date of the BVFC was changed. For 4, Against 3. Proposal accepted.
Proposal: that an item should be included in the AGM agenda under AOB to propose that selection for Teams to represent GBR should be based only on rankings from the most recent BVF Championships. For 2, Against 5 Abstain 1. Proposal defeated.