The Prez Says...A message from club president Alex-Wolf Root
The Long & Short of ItCommentary, random musings, and occasional Deep Thoughts -- Dale Peterson
The Month That WasAlex Wolf-Root reports on the month that was in local and national running
Blast from the PastMemorable newsletter articles and photos
The Riverfront River Rat Rambling Relay Rendezvous & bReakfast Revelry, a Doc 'N Mojo Production, has quickly become a "Must Run" event on the Empire Runners Grand Prix circuit! This year's relay was a sellout with 84 participants, each running a 5K leg. Winning team this year was John Litzenberg and Nick Spector, with a combined time of 34:41. 1st female team (3rd overall) was Sarah Hallas and Nicole Lane, with a team time of 37:30. View Results
Membership to Vote on Bylaw RevisionsThe Empire Runners Bylaw Review committee presented a proposed new set of bylaws to the club at the June Meeting, and a vote will take place at the July Meeting. Members who cannot attend the July Club Meeting on Thursday, July 28 may vote by mail by downloading a ballot.
Full Text of Proposed Bylaws
Announcement and Summary of Proposed Bylaws
Vote by Mail Ballot
Tahoe Relay 2011The 47th annual DeCelle Memorial Lake Tahoe Relay saw three Empire Runner teams compete in the Challenging 71 mile journey around the lake. My team was Team Bubba, a 50+ male team; another team was Shelli Mainís Team Skirt, a 40+ female team; and the third ER team was Lucky Guys, a mixed open team. Article by Rob Main
Lucky Guys (and Gals) take on the Tahoe Relay!Team Lucky Guys decided for a second year to take on the challenge of the Tahoe Relay with a mixed bag of runners. I think we hold the title of being the most age diverse - we covered all age groups from 31 to 70. Article by Shirley Fee
Club Membership UpdateThe Empire Runners Club welcomes new members, and new Membership Director, Regan Masi, a Santa Rosa native who recently returned after serving nearly 6 years in the U.S. Air Force.