15th November 2021

Prof Richard Tong FBASES will chair today’s Board meeting, after which, having concluded his tenure, he will hand the reigns to Chair-Elect, Prof Zoe Knowles FBASES. Zoe’s first job on becoming our new Chair will be to lead the Association’s Annual General Meeting, taking place at 4:30 pm this afternoon. 
“I am incredibly proud of what the Board and the Association have achieved these last three years,” said Richard, “including, amongst many others, seeing a 16% increase in membership, having SEPAR endorsed by the Health and Care Professions Council and launching the 2021-2025 strategy.” 
 Zoe said, “On behalf of the Board, I want to thank Richard for his hard work and efforts during his tenure as Chair, and I look forward to continuing to work with the Board to drive forward the great work of the Association and its members.”  



BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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