• "Never let a day's work get in the way of a good day of sport!"

    Anon

  • "If you drink, don't drive. Don't even putt."

    Dean Martin

  • "The big Cuban opened his legs and showed his class."

    David Coleman

  • "I'm tired of hearing about money, money, money, money, money. I just want to play the game, drink Pepsi, wear Reebok."

    Shaquille O'Neal, American basketball player

  • "Sure there have been injuries and deaths in boxing - but none of them serious."

    Alan Minter

  • "Moses Kiptanui - the 19 year old Kenyan, who turned 20 a few weeks ago."

    David Coleman

  • "That's the fastest time ever run - but it's not as fast as the world record."

    David Coleman

  • "This could be a repeat of what will happen in the European games next week."

    David Coleman

  • "I'm not a believer in luck... but I do believe you need it."

    Alan Ball

  • "One of the reasons Arnie is playing so well is that, before each tee-shot, his wife takes out his balls and kisses them - Oh my God, what have I just said?"

    US TV commentator

  • "Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision."

    Muhammad Ali

  • "Stay busy, get plenty of exercise, and don't drink too much. Then again, don't drink too little."

    Herman "Jackrabbit" Smith-Johannsen, Skiing pioneer

  • "For those of you watching in black and white, Spurs are in the all-yellow strip."

    John Motson

  • "When you win the toss - bat. If you are in doubt, think about it, then bat. If you have very big doubts, consult a colleague - then bat."

    WG Grace

  • "I never comment on referees and I'm not going to break the habit of a lifetime for that prat."

    Ron Atkinson

  • "You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference."

    Chris Evert

  • "We now have exactly the same situation as we had at the start of the race, only exactly the opposite."

    Murray Walker

  • "I can play in the center, on the right, and occasionally on the left side."

    David Beckham, when asked if he was a 'volatile' player

  • "I never make predictions and I never will."

    Paul Gascoigne

  • "If history repeats itself, I should think we can expect the same thing again."

    Terry Venables

  • "Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the experience, you're too damned old to do anything about it."

    Jimmy Connors


WTSC - Executive Commitee

 

The Executive Committee plays a vital role in supporting the Trustees in administration of the Foundation.

David Skinner

Executive Commitee

David joined J T Davies and Sons in 1964, with a Legal training from University, and left in 1995. Thereafter appointed CEO of The Benevolent from 1995-2001. President WTSC in 1980. Member of the Foundation Executive Committee since its inception in 1972.


Robin Hasslacher

Executive Commitee

Robin Joined the family firm of Deinhard in 1968, having somehow qualified as a Chartered Acountant in London.  His membership of the Sports Club included memorable cricket tours to Portugal and the Channel Islands.  He has been a member of the Foundation Executive Committee since 1982.  In retirement, held the post of Treasurer of the Benevolent Society for 17 years.


Nathan Last

Executive Commitee

Nathan has worked in the UK wine trade for over 12 years in various roles for Ernest & Julio Gallo, Untied Wineries, Vranken Pommery UK and is now with Pernod-Ricard. He is a keen sportsman, playing regular rugby, cricket and golf for the Wine Trade sports club and he is currently the WTSC golf secretary. He sits on the Buddies ‘of the Benevolent’ committee and has recently be appointed to the WTSC Foundation Executive Committee.


 
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