Meeting held in Launceston, 13th of June 2011, after the Tasmanian Open
- Graham Richards (President),
- Kevin Bonham (Secretary),
- Ross George (Webmaster),
- Mellissa Harvey,
- Nigel Frame (HICC)
- David Hughes (Treasurer),
- Michael Lucht (Launceston)
Minutes of previous meeting were confirmed.
Vacancy - Junior Chess Officer:
Moved Kevin/Nigel that Mellissa be appointed TCA Junior Chess Officer CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY
Vacancy - Ratings Officer:
Kevin willing to continue in caretaker capacity if necessary. Kevin to write to other clubs and see if anyone is available
Glen Gibbs Memorial Junior Prize:
Maria Gibbs has offered the TCA funds to set up a memorial prize in memory of Glen, to be awarded on an annual basis of a $200 prize and perpetual trophy to a single junior.
Determined that prize be awarded as a contribution towards travel and costs of competing in the Australian Junior.
MOVED Nigel/Kevin that the TCA match the funding for a successful junior based on results of 3 events chosen by the TCA. CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY
Kevin to devise Grand Prix type pointscore to determine winner across three events.
Events for 2011 were determined to be:
- Tasmanian Junior Championships
- Rapid competition at camp in December
- Burnie Shines if Burnie club willing to have it one of the events, otherwise Hobart Weekender.
Choice of events for 2012 was foreshadowed as an item for next meeting.