2016 NC Race Walk Committee Annual Meeting Minutes

8/28/16

Meeting commenced at 2pm

Attendance: Michael Roth (co-chair), Jo Burrows (co-chair), Kelley Grayson, Emmanuelle Quenum, Sue Kania

Guest: Don Lein Reports & Business

Michael presented event results from 2016 meets. Jo augmented the report as well.
Discussion on active clubs with RW athletes and how to encourage greater participation. 2017 calendar was vetted. Don spoke about SE Masters date and location.
Update on HS Proposal.
Officials recertification and supplying paddles to active RW officials discussed.
Outreach options discussed.
Awards approved for athletes, coaches and officials of the year.
Discussion on bidding for events and hosting RW only competitions.
How to reach out for sponsorship of programs will be ongoing.

Election

Floor opened to all interested parties.
Jo made motion to continue with the current co-chair system and nominated the current

holders.
Kelley seconded the motion. No Discussion. Emmanuelle called the question. Vote was

unanimous to continue with Michael and Jo as committee co-chairs for the upcoming term. Meeting was adjourned at 3pm 

 


 

USATF Southeast Region, South Carolina, Georgia & North Carolina Associations Junior, Open & Masters 1-Hour Race Walk Championship

SATURDAY, October 22 2017 at 10:00am

FURMAN UNIVERSITY IRWIN BELK TRACK COMPLEX
3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613

9:00 am  FREE RACE WALK & JUDGING CLINIC
10:00 am  USATF Sanctioned 1-HOUR JUNIOR/OPEN/MASTERS RACE WALK

ENTRY FEE: $25.00   RACE DAY ENTRY: $30.00

Athletes of all ages and abilities (ESPECIALLY YOUTH) are encouraged to compete in this event.

Judged in accordance with USATF Race Walk Rules.

OFFICIALS & VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!  Contact Susan Heiser at heiserwhatley@gmail.com or call 864/879-6682

Southeast Region includes -- Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP:
Please register in advance and/or notify the Race Director of your intent to race by 10/19/2017. Race day entries will be charged an addition $5. PACKET PICK-UP is on race day from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.  All contestants must report to the start line 15 minutes before their start time.