The Isle of Wight RFC held their AGM at the clubhouse recently, reflecting on a satisfactory season for both first and second teams, plus successes off the field which included a national award and the opening of new changing rooms at the club. The highlight of the evening was the awarding of Honorary Life Membership of the club to Neil Brading, in recognition of his exceptional service to the club in various roles over several years.
The following officers were elected at the AGM for the 2017-18 season:
President: Paul Simpson
Chairman: Ollie Boulter
Hon. Secretary: Kieran Leahy
Hon. Treasurer: Neil Brading
Membership Secretary: Martin Newnham
Fixtures/Match Secretary: Andy Puckett
1st Team Captain: Lewis Murray
2nd Team Captain: Tim Greedy
Club Captain: Dan Stirrup
On the weekend of 24/25 June, the club will take part in NatWest RugbyForce, making some further improvements to the clubhouse. All three Lions tests in New Zealand will be shown at the club, which will open at 8 am each match day.