The SU Sport Executive Committee is elected by all club members every year and supports the Officer to make all students' sport experience the best it can be. They are some of the most committed, hard-working and knowledgeable volunteers that The SU has!

Each Exec member has their own remit, from event organisation for thousands of people (like Snowball and Varsity), to recreational sport and performance strategy.

This year, the make-up of the exec has changed, find out more about the new roles!

Thinking about running? Here's some things you should know!

  • You get what you put in to any role, if you're committed to driving change and making your views heard - this is the committee for you!
  • Most exec members also hold other committee positions. This doesn't mean you have to, but definitely means it is possible!
  • Many member of exec have never been on a committee before, so don't let that put you off!
  • If you have any questions, speak to the current exec or the Sport Officer!

Check out each exec member below to find out more about their role.

Yoyo Wong Chair

tyyw20@bath.ac.uk

  1. Chairs all meetings of the SU Sport Executive Committee.
  2. Works with Sport Officer to ensure the full and efficient functioning of the Executive Committee.
  3. Works with the other SU Sport Executive Committee Members to ensure the smooth running of all areas within SU Sport.
  4. Sits ex-officio on the SU Officer Review Panel.
  5. Delivers general meetings in absence of the Sport Officer.
  6. Ensures a high standard of communication is held within the executive group.
  7. Assist Sport Officer with tasks related to the functioning of SU Sport (e.g. assisting with general meeting administration).
Freddie Sherratt Treasurer

su-sportexec-treasurers@bath.ac.uk

  1. Is a signatory for SU Sport and club expenditure, up to limits set by The SU.
  2. Checks that club spending is in line with agreed income and expenditure.
  3. Checks and signs off finance forms within payment deadlines.
  4. Ensures that all forms have been authorised correctly.
  5. Chairs SU Sport Executive Committee meetings in absence of the Chair.
Maartje Heldt Treasurer

su-sportexec-treasurers@bath.ac.uk

  1. Is a signatory for SU Sport and club expenditure, up to limits set by The SU.
  2. Checks that club spending is in line with agreed income and expenditure.
  3. Checks and signs off finance forms within payment deadlines.
  4. Ensures that all forms have been authorised correctly.
  5. Chairs SU Sport Executive Committee meetings in absence of the Chair.
Owen Midha Media Officer

odm23@bath.ac.uk

  1. Gathers reports and photos from all sports clubs at all levels of participation.
  2. Liaises with student media and SU Marketing to ensure the publication of sporting achievements and events.
  3. Promotes university sport via relevant channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, email etc) and works to ensure clubs, individuals and volunteers get fair coverage.
  4. Holds responsibility for the SU Sport Instagram page.
  5. Ensures that the SU Sport Instagram page is active with content and ‘club takeovers’.
  6. Attends BUCS Nationals and/or Varsity in Sports Executive capacity.
Matt Hewitt Events Coordinator

mh2008@bath.ac.uk

  1. Works with relevant stakeholders to organise major events run by SU Sport, primarily Snowball.
  2. Plans event dates to suit the academic year and other events.
  3. Ensures Snowball is delivered within budget and makes a minimum profit for SU Sport, set by the SU Sport budget.
  4. Ensures that all Health and Safety requirements are in place.
  5. Coordinates volunteers and ensure events run smoothly.
  6. Publicises events alongside SU Marketing.
  7. Reviews all events to improve processes and execution the following year.
Ben Goldmann Events Coordinator

bag27@bath.ac.uk

  1. Works with relevant stakeholders to organise major events run by SU Sport, primarily Snowball.
  2. Plans event dates to suit the academic year and other events.
  3. Ensures Snowball is delivered within budget and makes a minimum profit for SU Sport, set by the SU Sport budget.
  4. Ensures that all Health and Safety requirements are in place.
  5. Coordinates volunteers and ensure events run smoothly.
  6. Publicises events alongside SU Marketing.
  7. Reviews all events to improve processes and execution the following year.
Maria Valderrabano Inclusion Officer

mv411@bath.ac.uk

  1. Develops an understanding of the disability sport landscape through liaising with external providers and University/SU-based groups such as Diversity and Support (D&S) groups.
  2. Works with the Community Officer, Sport Officer, D&S groups and Exec Welfare Officer to develop and deliver training on Inclusivity for sports members.
  3. Works with club Welfare and Inclusivity Officers and the University Sports Department to implement inclusive sport within their regular activity.
  4. Organises an inclusive and/or disability sport event at least once per year.
  5. Works with club committees to enter disabled athletes in sports competitions.
  6. Attends SU Diversity and Support Exec at least once per semester to liaise on emerging issues.
  7. Develops awareness of the underrepresented groups in sport and work with relevant stakeholders to improve representation.
Megs Woodward Welfare Officer

mskw21@bath.ac.uk

  1. Ensures that SU Sport and its events are widely publicised online.
  2. Liaises with Sport Officer and the Recreational Coordinators to update the fixtures and results of the Intramural leagues and tournaments.
  3. Support the maintenance of SU Sport web pages including links to respective Union/University web pages.
  4. Work with Clubs to further individual web pages.
  5. Lead on the production of promotional materials for SU Sport events.
  6. Gather information from the SU Sport Executive Committee to produce a weekly SU Sport Newsletter.
Rebecca Wilde Performance Sport Coordinator

rbw28@bath.ac.uk

  1. Sits ex-officio on the athlete forum and/or a performance sport-based working group.
  2. Liaises with and represents performance athletes in executive meetings.
  3. Promotes ‘Team of the Week’ and ‘Team of the Semester’ and check the SU Sport Instagram to select winners.
  4. Works with Sport Executive Media Officer and SU Marketing to ensure BUCS fixtures, match reports and scores are publicised to students.
  5. Organise a yearly Talent ID event in partnership with British Paralympic Association and other relevant bodies.
  6. Encourages increased engagement from the wider student body in BUCS home games and other student sports events.
  7. Attends BUCS Nationals and/or Varsity in Sports Executive capacity.
Ryan Napier Volunteer Recognition Coordinator

ran35@bath.ac.uk

  1. Works with the University Sports Department and SU Club Development Officer to develop the Sports Volunteer Recognition Scheme (VRS).
  2. Liaises with SU Sport club committees to ensure their volunteers apply for the Sports VRS.
  3. Processes applications to the Sports VRS alongside SU staff.
  4. Produces an annual report on the Sports VRS.
  5. Highlights community and University-based volunteering opportunities to sports clubs.
  6. Promotes successes of sports clubs & individuals in fundraising and/or volunteering.
  7. Supports clubs in their development of volunteers.
Jordan Edwards Recreational Coordinator

je445@bath.ac.uk

  1. Works with SU staff and club committees to develop intramural programmes.
  2. WWorks with SU Marketing, Media Officer and University Sports Department to publicise recreational sport.
  3. Organises Inter-Halls Championships and/or other recreational sport events.
  4. Works with SU Sport and University Sports Department on the delivery of external programmes.