WFDF announces elected members of the Athlete`s Commission

In Official Communication, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF


The members of the Athlete`s Commission with WFDF President Robert “Nob” Rauch (right) and WFDF Executive Director Volker Bernardi (left): Ryan Purcell (RSA), Anna Haynes (AUS) and Matt Doyle (CAN) (from left to right).

WFDF is pleased to announce the results of the elections to the first ever WFDF Athlete`s Commission. Seven candidates from six countries stood for the elections to the Commission during WUGC 2012 in Sakai, Japan.

The elected members for the first term of office lasting two years are Anna Haynes (Australia), Ryan Purcell (South Africa) and Matt Doyle (Canada). The Athlete`s Commission will strengthen Athlete`s representation in the decision making process of WFDF.

WFDF President Robert “Nob” Rauch welcomed the newly elected members during the Closing Ceremony of the World Ultimate and Guts Championships 2012 in Sakai, Japan, and introduced them to their peers. The Commission members will select their Chair representing the Athletes in the future as a non-voting Observer to the WFDF Board.