BASES Chair to serve a second term from November 2024

7th June 2024

At the April 2024 Board meeting, within a Board succession planning agenda item, Prof Zoe Knowles FBASES informed the Board that she wished to serve a second term as BASES Chair, once her first term concludes in November 2024. Under the BASES Articles, Board members are permitted to serve a maximum of two terms. At a Board Call meeting on 16 May 2024, the BASES Board supported and endorsed Prof Zoe Knowles FBASES second term as Chair. This decision will be ratified at the 2024 AGM.

The Board acknowledges that over the last three years, Zoe has provided strong direction, support, and coordination to the Board, effectively supporting the current strategy implementation and clearly leading the development of the 2025-2028 strategy.

The Board values and appreciates all of the hard work and commitment that our volunteer members make to the Association and are pleased to approve Zoe’s second term.


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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