STRIDER MEETING MINUTES 11/5/01
Treasurer's Report: Don Sikorski reports the account balance is $1580.00. The John Martin Fund has $978.00.
Membership Secretary: Leslie Jolley reports as of tonight, there are 322 paid Mohegan Strider members.
Newsletter: Bob Buckingham distributed copies of the latest newsletter. The deadline for the next newsletter will be December 15, 2001.
Grand Prix: Leslie Jolley announced the last Grand Prix race will be the Fall Challenge 5 miler on Nov. 11. She states they will continue the coordinate the Grand Prix for one more year.
Racing Teams: Tim Kane reports the men's Open Team captured the Open
title for 2001.
Old Biz: Delaney Dash: There is nothing to report at this time. Karen Short and Pete Volkmar will be talking to the Old Saybrook Police in the coming weeks.
Old Shoes: Ed Root states he hasn't received any old running shoes in awhile to send off to Africa. He encouraged members to bring shoes to local road races.
Uniforms: Tim Kane reports Small and Medium uniforms need to be re-ordered.
Rec Run: Charlie Spellman shared the new location for the Summer Rec
Run series worked out well despite the mosquito problem. Tim Smith hopes
to "spread the good
Strider Night at Nassif's. Tim K. was hoping to see more Striders at Nassif's at the Summer Strider meeting. He hopes to have another Strider meeting at Nassif's again.
Strider Banquet: Tim K. announced Special Ocastions in Norwich is not available anymore for the public. The Polish Club in Montville and the Port n Starboard at Ocean Beach are being considered for the the 2002 banquet site.
Tommy Toy Fun Run: Walt Smolenski announced the Fun Run will be held Dec. 7.
Tim K. recognized Don Sikorski for his work as club Treasurer for the
past six years.
Racing Team Coordinators: Don Sikorski (Open), John Kornacki (Masters),
Ed Root (Grandmasters)
Other Biz: Bob Buckingham announced any sponsors who have not contributed
to the club will be removed from the newsletter. He states the club
did not have the non-profit
Don Sikorski motioned to contribute $50 to the Otis Library for allowing
the club to use a room for quarterly meetings. Motion passed.