Archive for June, 2009
Congratulations to Roger Wilson who was awarded an OAM for service to the sport of rowing, particularly as a media commentator, to business and the communityThursday, June 11th, 2009
We are proud to share with the rest of the LFS community the news that Roger Wilson, a valued client of LFS, was this year awarded an OAM. Below is a copy of the Media Release:
COPY OF MEDIA RELEASE FOR OAM AWARD JUNE 2009
TO MR ROGER BUICK WILSON 35 CHURCH STREET BEAUMARIS VIC 3193
FOR SERVICES TO THE SPORT OF ROWING,PARTICULARLY AS A MEDIA COMMENTATOR, TO BUSINESS AND TO THE COMMUNITY
Rowing Commentator since1966 at various regattas and Competitions, including World Rowing Championships, Olympic Games for the ABC and World Masters Rowing. Career in Rowing as a Coach and Competitor.
Vice â€“President, Mercantile Rowing Club
Rowing Coach, Brighton Grammar School First Crew, 1975-1979.
Life Member Rowing Victoria, 2003
President, Franchise Council of Australia Victorian Branch.2001-03; Inducted into FCA Councilâ€™s Hall of Fame 2006; General Manager Forty Winks for 21 Years
Convenor and Compere, Beaumaris Community Carols for 30 years.
Group Leader, 8th Mordialloc Scout Group, 1980â€™s;
Mordialloc District Commissioner, 1988-1996
Past Master, Brighton Grammarians Lodge, 1970 to presentâ€”4 times Master
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