2015 WICUA Convention Proceedings in New York City

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USACUA is hosting the WICUA 27th Biennial Convention from July 19 through July 25, 2015 in New York City.

The 2015 WICUA Convention Opens with great promise, camaraderie, fiery orations and discussions on Umpiring matters.

Flags of countries represented at the WICUA Convention include:

  • Barbados
  • Bermuda
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Guyana
  • Jamaica
  • Leeward Islands
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Winward Islands
  • United States
Flags of WICUA Countries
The WICUA Executives
The WICUA Executives conducting business.
Our main sponsor Bedessee
Our main sponsor Bedessee.
Bedessee and Observers in the Convention Hall
Delegates
The WICUA Convention in full swing.

WICUA Convention 2015 to be held in New York City

The West Indies Cricket Umpires Association’s 27th Biennial Convention will be hosted by USA in New York from July 18th through 25, 2015.

The Convention will officially kick-off on Sunday, July 19th with a traditional Church Service, culminating with the Presidential Ball on Friday July 25th.

The Convention will be held at:

The Radisson Hotel,

JFK Airport

135-30 140 Street Jamaica, New York 11436.

All USACUA and WICUA members are encouraged to attend.

The following news has been released to the media by the WICUA Secretary Mr. Vivian Johnson.

WICUA Convention Media Release

 

USACUA General Body 2015 Election Results

The USACUA General Body convened Sunday, Feb 15th, 2015 to conduct it regular business and also elect the new Executives for the 2015-16 session.

The election officers Mr. Clarence Modeste, Mr. Jay Singh and Mr. Wilton Ricketts laid out a smooth election process that was conducted fairly and efficiently. The following members were elected to their posts:

President Mr. Fitzroy I. Hayles

Vice-President Mr. Danny Khan

Secretary Mr. Mohamed S. Baksh

Asst. Secretary Mr. Ravishankar Byrappagowda

Treasurer Mr. Qayaam Farrouq

Chief Training Officer Mr. Mohamed N. Baksh

Public Relations Officer Mr. Carl Patrick

Trustees Ms. Grace Carrington and Ms. Aileen Naughton

 

After the elections, all elected officers thanked the general body and spoke of working togetherĀ to achieve the common goals of the umpires. The President Mr. Hayles released a statement urging the Members and the Executive to work together for the betterment of the Association.

Mr. Mohamed S. Baksh, who was elected unopposedĀ as the Association Secretary, spoke of the urgency of working together. “Now that the election season is over, it is incumbent upon all of our members of USACUA to work together in unison and harmony to realize the objectives of our Association. We must as an unified body provide unconditional support to each other and to the endeavors of our Association.”, he said. The other Executives pledged to work to improving the Association’s image and strengthening the foundation of the Association.

A press release from the Executives read, “The new Executive Body will do everything within its authority to provide effective and efficient leadership to USACUA in an effort to promote amongst other things, the further advancement of the Association and development of each member. Members are hereby urged to provide support towards the hosting of the WICUA Convention which is scheduled to be held in New York in July 2015. Let us join hands to promote and develop USACUA together.”

 

Letter from the USACUA President Mr. Hayles.

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