WPA Board


President Mr Lester Cameron
Vice President Mr Jakes Jacobs
Finance Officer Mr Malcom Salida
Additional Member Mr Allen Barnes
Additional Member Mr Michael Schouw
Chairperson of Cross Country Mr Andrew James
Chairperson of Road Running Mr Francois Gouws
Chairperson of Track and Field Ms Mariana Meyer
Chairperson of Technical Officials Mr Gavin Burgess
Chairperson of Race Walking Mr Pieter Vorster
Chairperson of Masters Vacant
Chairperson of Coaches Mr Waleed Donough
General Manager Ms Sue Forge

Roles and Responsibilities of the WPA Board

The WPA Board represents the interests of Western Province Athletics and is entrusted to ensure Western Province Athletics is soundly managed. In collaboration with, and subject to its General Council, it determines the strategy of WPA, approves long and short term plans and budgets, and monitors activity and financial outcomes. It also oversees the controls over financial and legal probity, health and safety, and the proper treatment of employees.

The WPA Board strives to uphold the following values in administering athletics within the Western Province namely; Leadership, Respect, Integrity, Inclusion, Fairness, Excellence, Accountability, Transparency and Commitment.

The WPA Board remains conscious of their responsibility to lead the sport from grassroots through to elite level. The WPA Board is elected for a two year term.

Please refer to Clause 14 of the WPA Constitution for more info.