The May 2022 Greenville Track Club Newsletter can be viewed by downloading the file below. Thanks to our editors and contributors for this excellent issue.
The Greenville Track Club attended the 2022 Greenville High School County Track & Field Championships at Eastside High School on April 27. The club, which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary year, provides sponsorship for this meet as part of their continuing support of the local running community. As part of the meet program, 2022 World Indoor Pole Vault Champion Sandi Morris was presented a plaque honoring her athletic achievements. The women's pole vault competition will be named for her.
The Greenville Track Club, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, is proud to host our 3rd Corporate Shield race of the 2022 season at the campus of ZF Transmissions on Saturday April 9th. This new formal addition to our Corporate Shield schedule, the ZF Get in Gear Road Race, brings participants out to beautiful Gray Court for a scenic & refreshing out-and-back course. Overall and AG awards will be distributed onsite post-race. Don't delay as registration closes April 8th - https://runsignup.com/Race/SC/GrayCourt/GetInGearRoadRace.
The GTC Hall of Fame committee is now accepting nominations for the induction of a new class. Nominations must be submitted no later than April 30, 2021. Submitted nominations must contain detailed justification for the nominee. Nominees must be identified as having at least one of the 5 categories of criteria for qualification.
The 5 categories are – Athletic Performance, Club Leadership, Volunteerism for GTC, Community Relations for GTC, and Ambassadorship and/or Club Promotion.
Please use the nomination form below and submit the form.
Any and all nominations must be submitted no later than June 30, 2022.
For a list of our past inductees please see: GTC Hall of Fame.
This Monday, March 7th please join us to listen to GTC founder, Bill Keesling, speak about why he started GTC 50 years ago!
At World Piece Pizza located at 109 W Stone Ave. Greenville
5:45 pm Serving and Social Time
6:30 pm Speaker
Here are the results and some photos from our Green Valley Road Races: RESULTS. Thanks to PACE Magazine for the link to their PHOTOS.
The Greenville Track Club conducted their 2021 Awards Presentation on February 7 at the Hampton Park Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Attendees were treated to BBQ and sides, which has become an annual GTC tradition. Past President Michael Burchett and GTC Administrator Kerri Sijon presented the awards for the 2021 GTC Running Series. Then Corporate Shield Director Sarah Schoonover presented the 2021 Corporate Shield team competition awards.
Photos are available on this website or by selecting: Awards Nights Photos. Photos credit: Bill Blask, GTC Newsletter Editor
Our GTC February 2022 Newsletter is available for those who may not have received it via email. February Newsletter. Thanks to our editors (Bill & Lydia) and the other GTC contributors. It is also archived with our previous newsletter on this website under the "Newsletter" tab on the above menu.
We would like you to join us on Monday, February 7, 2022 for our February monthly meeting AND our annual Awards evening. The location is Hampton Park Baptist Church at 875 State Park Road. Doors open at 6:15 pm. Our gathering will be in the activities room and will include food and drinks (non-alcohol). In order for us to plan accordingly, we are strongly encouraging everyone to REGISTER on RunSignUp @ https://runsignup.com/Race/SC/Greenville/GreenvilleTrackClubAwardsNight.
There is no cost to attend, so please REGISTER if you plan on attending.
Looking forward to seeing our members and friends as we continue to celebrate our 50th Anniversary.
"The Tradition Runs On"