Board Members and Staff from Athletics NI and the Belfast City Marathon joined together to celebrate the contribution of long serving Chairperson David Seaton MBE and Treasurer Roy Corry on Wednesday 9th October 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast.
The evening allowed members from both organisations to show their appreciation for the hard work and time that both gentleman have dedicated over the years. Between them they have served over 90 years in the sport of athletics in many different capacities.They were presented with a commemorative plaque to recognise their contribution from Athletics Northern Ireland and Belfast City Marathon.
David and Roy stepped down from their roles on the Athletics Northern Ireland Board at the recent Athletics NI Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 16th October 2019. Roy will be succeeded as Treasurer by Tony Wall and David will be succeeded by John Allen, who will take up the post of Chair and David Abrahams who will be the new Vice-Chair.We know both men will still remain involved in the sport, in an informal capacity and we want to give our sincere thanks to them both for their dedication to the sport of athletics.
Photos from the evening can be found here: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmHSgSPq