Welcome to this month's CEO message, which finds the summer season back up and running. With two Treloar Shield rounds already in the books, including large fields last weekend at SOPAC for this time of the year, it promises to be an exciting summer ahead, leading up to the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in April.
Before discussing what lies ahead, I would like to spend a brief moment reviewing the Winter season. Going into the season, ANSW had introduced two major shifts in strategy:
1. The events were re-branded, with the idea being to make them less intimidating to people who may have been considering trying a race for the first time; and