Canberra, Australia, October 29, 2013 – Volleyball Australia held its Annual General meeting on Saturday taking the opportunity to announce the 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees and Athletes of the Year, ahead of a formal reception and public announcement on the December 7 in Melbourne at the time of the AVL finals and the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup 30th Anniversary event.
The AGM focused on continuing to improve and enhance the delivery of agreed national objectives in participation, high performance, governance and commercialisation through a fantastic spirit of collaboration and engagement which Volleyball Australia applauds.
Outside of the meetings, members were able to take in the latest action from the Australia Volleyball League round in Canberra.
Hall of Fame Inductees
· George Mraz - Men's Volleyball
· Sue Dansie - Women's Volleyball
· Lee Zahner - Men's Beach
· Anita Palm - Women's Beach
Athletes of the Year
· Adam White - Men's Volleyball
· Rachel Rourke - Women's Volleyball
· Chris McHugh & Isaac Kapa - Men's Beach
· Taliqua Clancy - Women's Beach
Volleyball Australia is also pleased to announce the election results of the AGM and the subsequent appointment of its Board positions:
President Craig Carracher
Vice President Phil Muller
Vice President Anita Palm
Finance Director Riad Tayeh
Directors Chris Schacht