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Leafpeepers 2016 coming right up! Join the party!

Hi All,

The August CVR meeting at Beth’s had a talkative group of 18 members present. Here are a few tidbits to share:
Leafpeepers is nearing half full at 431 half marathoners registered and 139 in the 5K. Encourage your friends and family to sign up soon. June Burr is starting to gather the list of Leafpeepers volunteers. Motivational signs need updating–a fun volunteer opportunity for some artistic types and you can still run the race.
Mutt Strutt still needs a new Race Director or it will not happen next year. Let me know if you might want to help.
Berlin Pond and Leafpeepers need certification. John Valentine and I are the current certifiers, but would love to train anybody who would like to help out.
Discussion on including a longer race like the GMAA Common to Common 30K again in the CVR/ORS series for 2017
Donna and Eric will again provide a spaghetti supper for all participants at Sodom Pond 4 Miler Sept 14.
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Hi All,

I was in Omaha for a triathlon last weekend and am once again impressed at how nice a place we live in to run. I think it was the ugliest (OK maybe one of the ugliest) run in a race I’ve done, but we were supposed to be excited by the fact that we ran around the dirt part of the outfield in the TD Ameritrade Stadium for the turnaround of the 10K. The highlight of the run actually is that Dot Martin had the fastest 10K split for GrandMasters resulting in her winning a Garmin. I’m not sure, but I think since she already has one, so you might contact her if you are in the market…And once again I am convinced that I do not like swimming in Midwest waters. Icky murky brown and green–yuck!
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Look at all those speedy folks from The Wed Track workout.
Can’t say I didn’t warn you if one sprints past you at Berlin Pond!

Hi All,

Watch your inbox for a special link to the next CVR Newsletter. Our first electronic version will be out very shortly. (Editor’s note: There is a newsletter link on this page, upper left.) The print version will be mailed to the people who have chosen paper, but they may get it a couple days later.
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