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The Committee

The committe are the members of ACUSA who are responsible for the day to day running of the organisation, as well as organising competitions and events. If you would like more information on the committe members , who they are and what they do, please read below…

Tim Mckinstry

Tim Mckinstry

Chairman & Founder

Sports: Skateboarding and a little BMX
About Me: I came to NI in '99 and i've been here ever since, got really fed up in Feb' 06 and started this madness.... and here we are!

Russel Kerr

Russell Kerr

Vice Chairman / Web Designer

Sports: Mountain Biking / BMX
About Me: 23 Year old freelance web designer/developer from Ballymena, but currently living in Newcastle-upon-tyne. I've been riding BMX and Downhill mountain biking on and off for years and am proud to say i have been involved in Acusa from the start!
Website: www.stylizemultimedia.co.uk

peter baird

Peter Baird

Secretary

Sports: Wakebording, Surfing, Snowbaording
About Me: I'm a water and snow baby. Love surfin' and wake boardin but snowboardin is my passion.can't wait to get away again. Surfin' about 5 years but only serious as 2 years. Wake boardin' since last year. Picked it up easy cause of the snowboardin similarties. I also like to mountain bike so BMX is probably my next progression. I also run a Sports nutrition and consultation shop in Ballymoney.

Jonny Wallace

Jonny Wallace

Treasurer

Sports: Wakebording
About Me: Jonny has been involved in Acusa from the very beginning. When he's not helping out he can be found playing gigs all over Ireland as part of the local indie band  Picture the Sound.

Peter Hollinger

Peter Hollinger

Sports: Flatland BMX
Sponsors: Sickchild, Bizhouse parts and Quarantine Division Clothing.

Mike Johnston

Mike Johnston

Sports: Skateboarding
About Me: I started skating at the age of 14 but gave up most of my interests including skating because of the weather and a lack of local facilities. I do hope to start again when local facilities are available. I have been a member of Acusa from the beginning and currently practice martial arts, namely silat, and drive a Glanza.

James Miller

James Millar

Graphic Designer

Sports: BMX and Skateboarding
About Me: James is a 21 year old trails rider from Ahoghill. If this guy's not on his bmx then he's working on cars. Always willing to lend a hand with whatever is happening and all to the sound of drum and bass.

Ryan McCullough

Ryan McCulough

Sports: BMX
About Me: Coming Soon.

Connor worthington

Connor Worthington

Sports: BMX
About Me: I started riding bmx as a kid just about the town, hitting local spots and that was all it was for a few years. Now im not a little kid anymore and at 18 years old this kids bike is my sanity. Stoked to be part of Acusa, cheers for having me on board!

Matthew Johnston

Matthew Johnston

Photographer

Sports: Starting BMX...
About Me: 20 year old from Ballymena, currently living in Belfast. Currently studying photgraphy at University of Ulster and specialised in Photgraphy during my Foundation year of art and design. Check our my Flickr here.

Ryan Balmer

Ryan Balmer

Events Management

Sports: Skateboarding
About Me:Ryan is a 20 year old who is deeply influenced by music and night life events. Since 2010, Ryan has been organising events around the Ballymena area under the name of RMB Promotions. Since joining ACUSA he has helped raise awareness by organising fundraisers.

John Alexander

John Alexander

Sports: Skateboarding
About Me:I started skating when I was 12 after learning how to ollie on a friend's board and ever since then I was obsessed. The skate scene in Ballymena has always been pretty strong and a skatepark would definitely add to it. When I'm not skating, I'm usually playing football or training.

Counciller Beth Adger

Cllr. Beth Adger

Sports: Keen supporter of Urban Sports
About Me:Beth is a prominent member of the Ballymena council and is an integral member of ACUSA. We would like to use this oppertunity to extend a massive thank you to Beth for all her hard work, determination and support.

Counciller Tommy Nichol

Cllr. Tommy Nicholl

Sports: Keen supporter of Urban Sports
About Me: Tommy is a prominent member of the Ballymena council and a former mayor of the town. He is an integral member of ACUSA and we would like to use this oppertunity to extend a massive thank you to Tommy for all his hard work, determination and support.

Roy Heron

Roy Heron

Sports: Keen supporter of Urban Sports
About Me: Roy is a member of various community groups in Ballymena area and the head honcho at Ballykeel business centre. He is and integral part of ACUSA and we would like to use this oppertunity to extend a massive thank you to Roy for all his hard work, determination and support.