Athletes Commission nominees

Athletes Commission voting

About the Athletes Commission

The Athletes Commission is comprised of up to five members with at least one male and one female. The AFF Athletes Commission is represented on the AFF Board by one member. To learn more about the role and composition of the Athletes Commission, including information about eligibility and voting, view the Terms of Reference at the AFF website here.


This year, there are six nominees for the five available positions. The nominees are:

  • Lisa Blyth
  • Alexander English
  • Ned Fitzgerald
  • Isaac Hayes
  • Kristian Radford
  • Michela Sicari

When to vote

Voting opens on Monday 7th December and closes at 8:00 pm AEDT on Monday 14th December 2020.

Voting is optional.

How to vote

The AFF has engaged ORIMA Research to conduct an electronic voting process on its behalf. Eligible voters will be emailed with a unique pin number, allowing them to cast their vote electronically at a webpage built specifically for this purpose. Each pin number expires after a vote has been cast using that pin number.

To participate in the election, fencers should:

  •  check their AFF portal profile now to ensure their email details are correct
  • look out for an email from Orima Research on Monday 7th December 2020 with a link to the voting site
  • cast their vote by 14th December 2020


Any questions about the Athletes Commission or the election should be directed to [email protected]

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