Happy New Year to all of our GVL area runners. With the beginning of 2018, we are pleased to welcome our newly elected Officers and Board of Directors for the coming year.
President: Mike Burchett
Vice-President: Jim Roberts
Treasurer: Sandi Hardaway
Secretary: Phil Perry
Past President: Beth Grumbles
At Large Board of Directors
(Returning) Jane Goodwin, Dane Pierce, Gene Ruck, James Horne and John Hatfield
(New) Ed Boemke, George Collins and Grant Hursey
Administrator: Kerrie Sijon
Race Operations: Ed Hughes
Strategic Planning: Mike Caldwell
Corporate Shield Director: Sarah Schoonover
GTC Race Directors
Run Downtown Race Director - TBD
Green Valley Road Race Director - John D Lehman
Greer Earth Day Run Race Director - Ed L Hughes
TD Bank Reedy River Race Director - Mike Caldwell
Paris Mountain Trail Run Race Director - John D Lehman
SC Masters & Open Meet Director - Jim Roberts
Red White & Blue Shoes 5k Race Director - Mickey McCauley
Sunrise Run Race Director - John D Lehman
Spinx Run Fest Race Director - Ed L Hughes
Paris Mountain Road Race Director - Laurens Flanagan
Santa Run Race Director - Ed L Hughes
We also want to express our sincere thanks to all of those who served as GTC officers during 2017. We had excellent leadership from President Beth Grumbles, VP Laurens Flanagan, Treasurer Sandi Hardaway and Secretary Mark Sejman. We also want to thank all of our great volunteers who assisted our race directors in producing our many great events. And special thanks to our Administrator Kerri Sijon and Race Operations manager Ed Hughes.
Only Six Days left to take advantage of our value pricing for the Greenville Downtown Double race package. If you haven't registered already, then please consider registering @ www.greenvilledowntowndouble.com.
You can register to run both The 39th Greenville News Run Downtown 5K on Saturday, January 20, 2018 AND either the 5K or 10K in our 41st annual TD Bank Reedy River Run on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The current pricing is only $45 for the 5K/5K package and $53 for the 5K/10K package. Those prices will increase to $52 and $61 (plus processing fees) on January 1, 2018. And if you are a current Greenville Track Club member, you will receive a $5 discount automatically at checkout during registration.
Please note: The TD Bank Reedy River Run 10K is limited to 1600 runners (increased from 1500 in 2017 when the race sold out).
The Greenville Track Club is looking forward to seeing you at both of these historic and traditional events.
January 8, Monday
GTC Monthly Meeting. Location: Puerto Valarta Restaurant in Cherrydale Shopping Center (near Cherrydale Cinemas)
6:15 pm Social, 6:45 Meeting. Guest speaker: Coach Robert Gary, Furman University, Topic: Furman Distance Running Program & Recent Success in NCAA Cross Country Championships.