News and Notes

CVR Birthdays this week:

Happy Birthday to: Jaime Gadwah, Nicholas Managan (new age group!), Fred Pond, & Meg Voisin!


Greetings from a damp Adamant,

The days are growing shorter here in Vermont. With those shorter days comes an end to the Tuesday fun runs. It becomes too dark to see and more importantly, be seen, when running at 5:30. This will especially be the case after the time change the beginning of November. This Tuesday, October, 25th will be the last Fun Run.

There is a tradition of the fun runners to go out after the last run and celebrate with dinner at a local restaurant. The usual location has been Julios but I’m told they are not open on Tuesdays now.  So, if anyone has a suggestion of where to grab a bite to eat Tuesday evening, either post it on the CVR Facebook page or email myself  ( andresen41@gmail )or Darrel ( djlasell2@gmail.com ) and we’ll get it up on the Facebook page.

As the days are getting shorter (at both ends), please get your neon hats and jackets on and turn on your blinking lights before you step out the door.

Mark Your Calendars
The next CVR club meeting is coming up November 7th! We’ll be presenting next year’s race calendar so plan on attending. I’ll let you know time and place soon.

Volunteer Signup
There are still three club races left this year. Tim always is in need of volunteers!   Please consider volunteering. This year, we are accepting your sign up on our website. Click here to check out the signup site. Click on “Volunteer for a CVR Race”. If any issues, please reach out to our webmaster John Hackney

Using the volunteer’s app, race directors are responsible for making any final changes to their list of volunteers within 2 or 3 days after their race. Then, using the ‘Set volunteer status’ item on their menu, they should set the volunteer status of their race to Final to prevent any more changes from being made. 

Race Results/reviews:  

CVR Race Series: 🏃
The race series is done! Check out the results….BUT…remember…..If you haven’t volunteered, you can’t win.

Up Coming Events.
Autumn Onion 5K
The registration for the annual Autumn Onion Costume Race on Sunday, Oct. 30th, is now open! If you need a reason to run through the streets of Montpelier dressed in a costume, this is it. It’s a 5K where costumes are encouraged. Here is the sign up link!

Fallen Leaves
The last three races of the year are the Fallen Leaves series. Those are November 5, 12, & 19. They’re fun, flat, & fast. 

Other News

CVR Equipment Use
 Anyone wanting to use equipment send Sal (and cc myself) a request that includes 1) Date equipment to be removed from the shed, 2) Itemized list of equipment being removed; including quantities, 3) Date equipment will be returned to the shed.  Please send Sal (and cc the club president) and email to let us know when the equipment has been returned.

The Club Timing Clock 
If you use the club timing clock, it’s important it be returned the next day. The clock is used for a lot of events other than club races. It’s club policy that if the clock is requested for a non-CVR event, a CVR member must be present to ensure proper handling.

FOR SALE
You have running gear you’re not using and would like to sell it, I’m happy to post it here for you.
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Elected Officers
President – Chris Andresen
Vice President – Kim Caldwell
Finance – John Valentine
Secretary – Cheryl Lasell
At Large Executive Committee: Bob Murphy, Darragh Ellerson

Keep your feet moving

Chris Andresen  

If you have a comment or question, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me at:  andresen41@gmail.com 

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Ongoing/Upcoming events 

CVR Races
Fallen Leave Series: 11/5, 11/12, & 11/19.


Tuesday Fun Runs – weekly
5:30 PM Meet at the bike path in the Department of Labor parking lot

Runderachievers in Northfield 
Runderachievers is a social run group that meets in front of Good Measure Brewing Co every Thursday at 5:30. (17 East St, Northfield, VT 05663)
All ages, and abilities are welcome. After a short run(or walk) we enjoy special pricing of their draft craft beers.

Spruce Mountain Hike/Run – 
Every Sunday from 7:30 am. Hikers or runners of all abilities can join. Reach out to April Farnham with any questions.

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