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Jo Rainey 

Jo and Jude Rainey live in Nelson where Jo is a manager for NZ Trade & Enterprise. Jo has been an actively involved with Rainbow Sports Club since its formation, and has been a committee member since 2007. Adult kids Libby Annie and Tom all learnt to ski and board at Rainbow.

Peter Johnstone

Peter has spent every winter since 1979 skiing as much as he can, and some summers too, to the detriment of his bank balance and career. His current bent is for ski touring. Chairman of Rainbow Sports Club from 2008 to 2012, Peter now stirs things from the comparative comfort of the committee side-lines, having passed the torch onto Jo Rainey. Peter and Tina have two children, Ben who is a professional ski patroller, and Amy who is currently a Victoria University student.

Andrew Noble

Andrew is a consultant with Opus in Nelson working in the area of infrastructure property.  Andrew joined the Rainbow committee in early 2016, following the two previous years being involved with project work for the committee. Andrew lives in Nelson with wife Patricia and two teenage children Bridget and John who both learned to ski at an early age at Rainbow. 

Andrew Smith

Andrew is a principal with Crowe Horwath accountants and lives in Nelson with Mandy and two children Charlotte and Olivia. He has been involved with the Rainbow Committee since August 2010 but skied there as a child and has loved seeing his children learn to ski at Rainbow.