In his honour and with the permission of his adored family, Skate Victoria are immensely proud to continue with the Annual Wayne Maslen Memorial Awards for Skate Victoria Members. Run for the first time last year, we were so impressed with the response that we have amended this program to encompass 4 awards under the one category 'The Heart of the Team' - celebrating and acknowledging those who best demonstrate the values and principles of our much loved, and deeply missed friend, Wayne.
Applicants can be either self-nominated or nominated, by another Skate Victoria member via the completion of the online application form prior to the closure date. Application unfortunately, does not guarantee success.
All applications will be shortlisted on a merit selection basis by Skate Victoria Executive in September and communicated as soon as practicable there after. Applications should only be submitted with the permission of the nominee.
All submissions are entirely confidential and the content protected as detailed in the Privacy Act. Information submitted will only be used for the purpose of consideration for the Awards applied for. Applications and any supporting information submission will close Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 12:00AM Midnight.
ELIGIBILITYAll members of Skate Victoria, are eligible to apply or nominate for this award. Applicants and nominees must be current members of Skate Victoria anywhere in Australia, but can be at any level of development or competition, in officials or voluntary capacities, or from any roller sport discipline.
After our inaugural year, previous recipients of the 2016 Wayne Maslen Memorial Awards will not be eligible to apply.
SELECTION CRITERIA AND PROCESSSkate Victoria shall call for or query any references or details provided in the application. Details found in the Award Brief, see link above, will be valuable to applicants when considering their responses to the online form questions.
Eligibility is conditional upon compliance with the Skate Victoria Code of Conduct and applicable policies. Applicants or nominations with policy or member breaches within the preceding 12 months will not be eligible for consideration.
We wish you every success in your application and of course, welcome your feedback.
In memory of our friend, we thank you for participating in the Skate Victoria: Wayne Maslen Memorial Awards for 2017.
Our heartfelt thanks to Wayne’s family; Maryanne, Alana & Danielle for providing SV the opportunity to deliver this Award to our members.
Above is a moving and candid photograph shared with permission of SV President Bryan Bergman.