AAC National Representatives Needed

June 02, 2009, 9:09 a.m. (ET)

Nominations due by July 15th!

We have three AAC National Representatives positions that need to be filled including two adult positions (age 18 and over) and one junior (age 15-17) position.  The positions are for a two year term.

To be eligible to run for one of these positions you must :
***Be a current registered USAB for athlete 60 days prior to election.
***Be able to physically attend two meetings a year (paid for) and be available for monthly telephone meetings.
***Have an active e-mail address and phone access.  You do not have to own a computer but should have internet access (i.e. school, gym, library, etc)
***Be at least 18 years old and a US citizen for the two adult positions.
***Junior National Representative should be 15-17 years old, a US citizen, and MUST fill out the parental consent form in addition to the nomination form.
***Be truly interested in working hard to represent all athletes at USA Boxing! 

To run for one of these three elected positions you must fill out the nomination form found at www.usaboxing.org or www.usaboxingathlete.org under the "Forms" menu.  Completed nomination forms must be postmarked NO LATER than July 15, 2009 and sent to:

USA Boxing
c/o Athlete Advisory Council
One Olympic Plaza
Colorado Springs, CO

Form Downloads:
National Representative Nomination Form
Parental Consent form (for Junior National Representative)

Once the ballot of names is finalized, all USAB registered athletes will have the opportunity to vote by e-mail, fax or regular mail.  The voting will take place from August 1-31. The new representatives will take office Sept. 1, 2009.  Stay tuned to www.usaboxing.org to place your votes starting August 1st!  We hope for a GREAT voting turn out!  Any questions e-mail us at athleterep@usaboxing.org.