Officials’ commission

The Officials’ Commission plays an essential role in the recruitment, development and training of officials, and also manages the appointments of officials to all track and field Championships. It also compiles lists for event organisers of available officials for all licenced events.


Convenor: Alistair Aitchison-
Secretary: Brian Brown –
Officials Co-Ordinator: Rob Dalziel –
Officials recruitment and development officer, scottishathletics: Shona Malcolm-Martin OBE –
Head of Competitions, scottishathetics – Alasdhair Love –
CEO, scottishathletics – Colin Hutchison –

Discipline Heads

Administration: Margaret McInally –
Endurance: Dave Cairns –
Field: Moira Nisbet –
Photo Finish: Dave Finlayson –
Start Team: Andrew Minnis –
Timekeeping: Jason Pender –
Track: Joyce Wighton –


Facilities Committee: Liz Wilder –
Health & Safety Group: Dave Hanlon –
Track & Field Commission: Leslie Roy MBE
Road and Cross Country Commission: David Cairns

Recruitment, Retention and Rewards Subgroup

Margaret Baird, Susan Gatens, Margaret-Ann MacLachlan, Shona Malcolm, John McOmish, Marc Ritchie and Nick Stone.


Officials Commission Minutes May 2023
Officials Commission Minutes March 2023
Officials Commission Minutes November 2022
Officials’ Commission Minutes August 2022
Officials’ Commission Minutes March 2022
Officials’ Commission Minutes November 2021
Officials’ Commission Minutes September 2021
Officials’ Commission Minutes April 2021
Officials’ Commission Minutes February 2021

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