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Mr Austin L. SEALY

Mr Austin L. SEALY

Austin L. SEALY
Entry in the IOC 1994
Country BAR (Barbados)
Born 17 September 1939, BARBADOS
Education
Harrison College, Barbados

Career
Banker (1958-1993); Director of state-owned Radio, Television, Sports and Tourism Authorities; Ambassador for Barbados to the United Kingdom and Israel (1993-1994); International Business and Financial Management Consultant (1994-)

Sports practised
Athletics, basketball, football, cricket, golf, tennis

Sports administration
President, Amateur Athletic Association of Barbados (1970-1978; 1981-1988) then Honorary Life Vice- President (1988-); Honorary Treasurer (1974-1978) then President (1982-1996) of the NOC; Executive Member, then Vice-President, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Confederation (1974-1982); Senior Director, Central American and Caribbean Sports Organisation (ODECABE) (1987-1995); member of the Finance Committee (1982-1986) then Honorary Treasurer (1986-), Commonwealth Games Federation; member of the Working Party established by the (British) Commonwealth Heads of Government to review sport in the Commonwealth (1988-2003); Executive Council member of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) (1994-2002); official in Barbados teams to Olympic, Commonwealth, Panamerican and Central American & Caribbean Games (1971-); founder of the Carifta Games, the annual Caribbean Junior Championships (1972) then Chairman of its Organizing Committees in 1972, 1977, 1985 and 1989; Director of Barbados O.C. for the 2007 Cricket World Cup; Chairman Coordination for 2010 Commonwealth Games, Delhi

IOC History
Member of the following Commissions: Olympic Solidarity (1995-2001), Coordination for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing in 2008 (2002-2008), Coordination for the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London in 2012 (2005-)