The management of HKRCSS is entrusted to a committee
consisting of four
office bearers, five function chairs (*), some interest group
representatives and committee members. We also invited a few
advisors to give advises on
matters related to the club functions. Regular committee meeting will
be held every three months and there is an annual general meeting for
all members. The four office bearers are:
Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary. The five function
chairs are responsible for Publicity, Training and Social function.
There is a Safety Officer to overlook the safety issues of the
club's activities and an Adminstrative Officer for the general duties
of the society.
definitions of these posts are
given as follow:
the club's activities, membership drive, membership registration, web
hosting and updates, production of bi-annual newsletters, external
relationship with the general public, other r/c clubs and government.
of new pilots, flying skill upgrade, organize training courses for
sailplanes, both theory and practice, training courses in r/c
principles, r/c equipment, band and frequency selection, production of
social functions for the club's members, such as annual dinner, field
trips, study tours, get together BBQ, hiking, soaring trips to exotic
of the safety officer is to lay down the guidelines for the safety
issues of the club's activities, and to enforce the guidelines
rigorously from time to time.
officer is responsible for the general duties of the society. This includes document preparation and art designs.
In order to serve
of our members whom may have a wide area of interest, HKRCSS may allow
a group of members sharing the same interest in some items of r/c
soaring activities to form an interest group. Examples of these groups
are: thermal soaring group, EPP combat group, and etc. Currently, we
have the following active interest groups:
Scale Soaring Group
Slope Racing Group
F3K Hand Launch Glider
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In the fourth committee meeting of 2013, the committee reviewed the
functions of Technical and Industrial
Liaision. The two chairs had not been active for years and proposed to
cancel them. A new Administrative officer will be added to suit
the need of the society.
The proposal was endorsed in the 2013AGM.
* In the first committee
meeting of 2013, it was agreed to cancel the competition chair. In the
past, interest groups who are supposed experts in their fields
made the rules and organized the competitions, and was running very
well. This is more appropriate then all handled by the Competition