After many years at the helm of BMX East, Julie Watts has taken early retirement to concentrate on her role as British Cycling Eastern Board Chair and national board candidate. Moving in from the wings, the role of chair has now been taken by Lee Alexander with Dan Harding stepping into the Vice Chair position. The most important role of Regional Secretary will be shared between Jen Cannons and Becky Gridley and John Lillingstone is taking on a new role as Rider Rep coordinator to act as the central contact point for each clubs rider representatives. Other positions are unchanged with Jools Allen leading the regional coaching team and handling much of the regions promotion effort, Phil Townsend looking after the regions finances and Mark Tomsett coordinating the regional commissaire activities.
A full list of Regional officials, club reps and rider reps will be published soon.