FISAC IRSF - Rule Changes - Documents for review

Dear all Australian Clubs, Coaches and Officials.

FISAC IRSF has issued updated Rules, 2018 World Championship Competition Manual and FISAC IRSF Judging Manual. Additionally FISAC have published a 'what has changed' between the old Rules and new rules for easy clarification. 

The three links are enclosed below;

 2018 Rule Change Summary

World Championships Competition Manual

FISAC IRSF Judging Manual

If you have any questions, please direct them to a Skipping Australia committee member at

2017 AGM - 1700hrs Sunday 17 September 2017

Dear members,

This is to advise you of the upcoming Annual General Meeting. The details of this meeting are as follows: 

Date: 17 September 2017

Time: 1700hrs

Place: Carrara Indoor Sports Complex, Nerang, Gold Coast

The Agenda will be released prior to the meeting and members will have the opportunity to engage with the committee. At the meeting, members will be asked to vote to:

·       accept the minutes of the last Annual General Meeting 

·       accept the Annual Report

·       accept the Auditor’s Report

·       accept the Annual Financial Statements

·       appoint  an auditor for 2017.

·       elect Office Bearers and Committee positions

At this time, there are no special resolution/s proposed at the Annual General Meeting. If you would like to add something to the Agenda, please advise me via return email.

Looking forward to seeing you there.


Luke Winstanley

President, Skipping Australia


2018 FISAC IRSF World Championship Host Country Announced - Shanghai, China

Dear All,

Late last night, FISAC announced the host location for the 2018 World Championships; Shanghai China.

Shanghai will be visited by FISAC IRSF in the coming months and a formal announcement will follow pending the outcome of the site visit.

This announcement is made with just under 12 months to go, with FISAC targeting the last week of July, first week of August 2018 as the preliminary dates.    These will need to be confirmed, but are provided as indicative.

I request you make this information known to members of your Club. Please find enclosed the China Bid Book for your reading pleasure.


Luke Winstanley | President  |  Skipping Australia
Forde, ACT, 2913  |  MOB: 0403 210 296



Skipping Australia Newsletter - March 2017

Dear All Clubs, Associations and School Groups,

Welcome to 2017, we hope this email finds everyone in good health and deep into training for the upcoming competition season.

We are fast approaching the individual States and National Championships and Skipping Australia wanted to share what is happening behind the scenes.

Please find enclosed a newsletter for you to share with all your skippers, parents, coaches, officials and volunteers. We would like to make this a regular quarterly effort and we are seeking contributions from you all our there in Skipping Land. If you have something to share, find us on Facebook, email or at the website.

We hope you enjoy the offering, please give us some feedback (good, bad or otherwise). This message has been posted to our Facebook and Website and we would love for you to share with everyone.

Looking forward to seeing you all soon.



Luke Winstanley | President  |  Skipping Australia
Forde, ACT, 2913  |  MOB: 0403 210 296