Board Meeting:

Club officers present: Bob Shafer (president), Marty Mazur (communications director), Marty Klanchar (membership director), Erika Christiansen (secretary/archivist). Others present: Cheryl Keller Capone and family, Jake Clements and family.

The officers continued to discuss the NVRC outdoor track, Multi-sport facility and Rec Hall Policies. Marty Klanchar brought paper work that needed to be signed by the president, Bob Shafer. The Athletics department will respond once they have looked over our application and paper work.


Photo courtsey of Cheryl Keller Capone

Membership Meeting:

Club officers present: Bob Shafer (president), Dave Eggler (treasurer), Marty Mazur (communications director), Marty Klanchar (membership director), Erika Christiansen (secretary/archivist). Others present: Cheryl Keller Capone and family, Jake Clements and family, Dave Lloyd, Katrina D'Anca, Mike Zimmerman, Rev. Carl Miller and Monica Mahoney.

Marty Mazur spoke on behalf of Tara Murray to give a status update on the Give ‘Em 5! The online registration is open. They are requesting some help on the course and would like to have more course marshals for the October 29th run.

Katrina D’Anca, the Nittany Valley Half Marathon Race Director, stopped by for a Pop-Up Flash sale of $5.00 off to any runner who registered at the club meeting. This Pop-Up was posted on Twitter, NVRC FB page, Instagram and sent through the NVRC listerve email. Please be on the look out, there will be more Pop-Up sales to come and you don’t want to miss it!

Marty Klanchar and Erika Christiansen had a wrap up discussion about the Pittsburg rivalry run. It was well attended even though the gates opened at 8:00 am and it was difficult to get to Sunset Park. We talked about doing more rivalry runs but will test out new locations.

 

Upcoming Races:

18th Annual Tussey MOUnTaiNBACK 50 mile relay and Ultramarathon
Sunday October 8
7:00 am
Rothrock State Forest
http://www.tusseymountainback.com

NVRC Centre Region Youth Cross-Country Meet #3
Saturday October 14th
8:30 am
Oak Hall Regional Park
http://www.nvrun.com/index.php/racing/kids/youth-cross-country-program

1st Annual Brace Yourself 5k 1 Mile Kids Run
Saturday October 14
9:00 am
Pine Hall Road
https://www.schuchertortho.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/BRACE-YOURSELF-5K-ENTRY-FORM-Final.pdf

Give ‘Em 5! Run for veterans
Sunday October 29
1:00 pm
Bellefonte Middle School
https://www.imathlete.com/#/legacy?url=%2Fevents%2FEventOverview.aspx%3FfEID%3D65328

The next meeting will be on December 5th. This meeting will be held at the new Hi-Way Pizza "West" at 1301 West College Aveune. We encourage and welcome you to join us for a special guest speaker (to be announced soon), a presentation to some wonderful NVRC members. Not only will there be beer and pizza but a cake as well - mark your calendars, running friends, you will not want to miss this meeting.