Sunday, June 1, 2014

BCRR This Week, June 2 through 9, 2014

*******BCRR Birthdays:  Joe Carey (June 2), Paul Cooley (June 3), Bill Tommaney (June 3), Sloane Engelhardt (June 7), Steve Hasson (June 7), Courtney Weimert (June 7), Caryn Honig (June 8) and Fred Steves (June 8).  * = New age group


On Wednesday night BCRR celebrated our 30th Anniversary with great barbeque from Marks Barbeque and frothy beer at St. Arnolds Brewery.  Several of our founding members were present including Mary Feniello who presented a history of the founding our club.   Heidi Zimmerman served as MC, she and Sam McMurtrey presented the following members with awards:  

Female and Male Runners of the Year:  Lisa Thompson and Scott Bounds

Open Women: 1st Shelley Grahmann, 2nd Heidi Zimmerman and 3rd Sarah Schaft.

Open Men:  1st Andrew Young, 2nd Trey Beeman and 3rd Tom Wille.

Masters Women:  1st Lara Allen, 2nd Loris Fusi Goldberg and 3rd Anna Helm.

Masters Men:  1st John "JP" Anderson, 2nd Tom Stilwell and 3rd Jeff Eisele.

Senior Women:  1st June Harris, 2nd Andrea Milbourne and 3rd Kathi Mahon.

Senior Men:  1st Jonathan Miller, 2nd Rob Walters and 3rd Avi Moss.

Senior Grand Master Women:  1st Kathryn Vidal, 2nd Brenda Hilton and 3rd Vicki Jones.

Senior Grand Master Men:  1st Richard Verm, 2nd Wilhelmus Burgers and 3rd Fred Queen.

Ultra Grand Master Men:  1st Gary Wood, 2nd Rich Siemens and 3rd Mike Mangan.

Most Improved Runner:  Peter Griffiths. 

John Phillips Award: Joe Sellers

Dale Holder Award:  Milan Jamrich

Helping Hand Supporter Award:  John Philbrick

Hostess with the Mostess: Lisa Thompson
Runs With Scissors Award:  Loris Fusi Goldberg.

Party Hosts: Sam Pace and Andrew Kenworthy

Marathon Party Hosts:  Cheryl Verlander and Chuck Bracht assisted by Sue Leone, Alan Svoboda, Mary Feniello and Ralph Feniello
Communications:  Kathi Mahon, Heather ? Joe Lengfellner and Mike Mangan.
News Letter Correspondent of the Year: Joel DuBois.
Hoopla Station Captains:  Katie Decker and Susan Cita

Congratulations to you all!  If you were unable to attend the banquet please contact Rosie Schmandt to arrange to pick it up. 

At the end of the event our new BCRR Board of Directors was announced. 
President: Lisa ThompsonVice President: Heidi ZimmermanSecretary: Andrew YoungTreasurer: Susan Cita

Members At Large: June Harris, Kathi Mahon, Peter Griffiths and Terry Fanning

Also if you have not renewed your club dues for next year you can do so on our website. 

Happy Hour (June 6, 2014, 6:00pm): Pimlico Irish Pub, 810 Waugh Drive      
******* WEEKLY CLUB RUNSWednesday at Rice University: Every Wednesday evening we meet at 5:45 at Rice University (run leaves at 6 pm sharp!). All levels are welcome. And the best part is the cheap beer at Valhalla afterwards. Parking is available at First Christian Church/School (1628 Rice Boulevard).Friday Hills at Mount Bacon (Tanglewood):Join us for this weekly run from St. Martins Episcopal Church, 717 Sage Road to Mount Bacon. We meet in the church parking lot at the corner of Sage Road and Woodway Drive at 5:30 am. We have a 1.3 mile warm-up run to Mount Bacon and do 2 to 4 miles of hills with a 1.3 mile run back to the church.Sunday Long Run (Memorial Park, 6:30 AM): Join us for the weekly long run from Memorial Park zero-mile marker. We leave promptly at 6:30 and members typically run between 10 and 15 miles.    ******* REPORT YOUR RACE RESULTS We want to know what our members are doing on the roads and/or trails. Send all your results to us at ( <http://mc/compose? before the 20th day of the month and we’ll make sure they hit the next newsletter. *******WORD FROM THE BIRD wants to hear from you.  Feel free to contribute with any interesting running material you want to see in the newsletter.  The bird is always on the lookout for entertaining run/race reports, how-to/technical articles, editorials, and photos. Just submit your story to <>  or<> .  The Deadline for consideration to the next newsletter is always the 10th day of the month.

Your BCRR Board!!!  ******* Are you stressed, sore, or do you just need a relaxing massage? Contact Peter Blackwell, LMT, a BCRR-affiliated massage therapist. Call (832) 248-2339  and let him know you're a BCRR member when you book your appointment.
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