FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Karen Mertl
March 10, 2010
USASA Seeking Nominations for Two Riders Representatives
Truckee, California. ATTENTION ALL RIDERS!!! The USASA is currently accepting nominations for two people to serve as Riders Representatives for 2010-2011. A Riders Representative is a member of the USASA Executive Board with full voting rights. He or she represents the interests and perspective of all USASA competitive athletes. The Riders Representatives will hold office for a term of one year. In order to be eligible for the position, you must be actively engaged in amateur snowboard competition or you must have represented the US in international amateur snowboard competition within the past nine years.
Voting will take place at the Nationals registration area from Friday, April 2nd until Tuesday, April 6th. Only competitors are eligible to vote. Election results will be announced at the annual Board Meeting on Thursday, April 8th, 2010.
The USASA Executive Board is a nine-member body composed of five Executive Board Members, two Riders Representatives, a Series Director Representative and a Coaches Representative. The Executive Board meets once or twice a month for an evening telephone conference call.