OCI Athlete Commission hold first meeting

August 25, 2009

The Athlete Commission for the 2009-12 Olympiad met last night at Olympic House, and is a consultative body of the OCI ensuring that athletes views on Olympic matters are represented on the Executive Committee.

Costin said ” I’m delighted to be given this opportunity and believe that the Commission has an important contribution to make on planning for London 2012″

The Commisison comprises of 5 athletes who have competed at the most recent Olympic summer or Winter Games.

Athletes elected as follows;

Chair: Jamie Costin ( Athletics)

Vice Chair: Ciara Peelo ( Sailing)

Derek Burnett ( Shooting)

Rory Morrish (Snowsports)

Richard Archibald ( Rowing)

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