Could you step up to help lead university sailing?

Nominations to join the BUSA Committee for 2021-22 are now sought!

Do you have ideas to improve the university sailing experience for students? Or would you like an opportunity to build your CV and develop your professional skills by taking on a leadership role with a national organisation?

The BUSA Committee offers several different roles to suit varying interests, experience levels and skill sets. You could be helping us to deliver top-quality BUCS racing, promoting student sailing across different media platforms, representing the views of clubs in your region, or supporting university clubs to grow and offer more for beginners.

If you are ready to get stuck in and help us to shape the future of student sailing then we want to hear from you!

The new BUSA Committee for the 2021-22 academic year will be elected at the Annual General Meeting, to be held online via Zoom in the evening of Tuesday the 30th of March 2021. Attendance at the AGM is recommended, but not a requirement for election.

Roles eligible for nominations are as follows:

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Development Officer
  • Media Coordinator
  • Team Racing Officer
  • Fleet Racing Officer
  • Match Racing Officer
  • Keelboat Officer
  • South Central Area Chair
  • Midlands Area Chair
  • Western Area Chair
  • Northern Area Chair
  • Scottish Area Chair
  • Eastern Area Chair
  • Honorary Treasurer

For a full description of the requirements of each role, please see the roles guidance document here.

Nominations must be submitted through this short online application form.

Nominations close at 23.59 on the 15th of March 2021.

If you have any questions, or would like to discuss a role informally before committing to a nomination, please do get in touch! You can email us at [email protected] or send us a message through any of our social media channels (see below). We would love to hear from you.