Announcements for 4/17/18: 1. Week 3 of "Name That Runner"! This MRC Member: a. Is originally from Ipswich b. Prefers races with good after parties/ beverages (but then, who doesn't?!) c. Favorite Holiday is Kentucky Derby Day d. Did Walk To Run in 2010, became full time member in 2013 *First To Respond will win a Pabst Blue Ribbon (a $2.75 value!) on me at the bar! 2. New Member - Crystal 3. Mark Hall the bartender is conducting a raffle that will ultimately benefit the look of upstairs i. Consider buying 1 for $10 or 3 for $20 – for the chance to win gift cards to Marathon Sports! 4 We’ll be continuing the (Unofficial) Sunday Long Runs for 2 more weeks - & we have supplies!, Do your desired miles... i. 4/22 – Swains/Farm – 15 – meet at Brueggars @ 8am ii. 4/29 – Spot – 9.4 – meet @ Stone Zoo @ 8am 5. PR’s i. THUY – Amazingly, Thuy Dang got a PR at the sloppy Boston Marathon! ii. Andrea Jorjorian Twomey got a PR at the Love Blooms 5K iii. Lynda Field and David Penn both got PRs at the Wild Clover 5Miler iv. Freddi Lynne Triback got a PR at the Merrimack River 10M Trail Race v. Nick Kollett (again!) got a PR at the Newport Half Marathon vi. Zelia Magliozzi, Chris Bigler and Andy Nickerson all got PRs at the BAA 5K 6 Continuation of the Summer Route 7. Walk To Run begins in 1 week – April 24th - Nick will need volunteers for sure! 8. Mother’s Day Race – see Katie Sinnott if interested in volunteering, etc. 9. Upcoming May races i. Melrose Run For Women ii. Boston’s Run To Remember iii. Providence Marathon iv. Breakheart Classic - this coming weekend v. Vermont City Marathon 10. Spring Adopt A Site Clean Up – see Alastair James Drummond if you’d like to help 11. MRC VIP – (Coach) Michael Urquiola – who’s the new VIP? a. this will default to next week 12. Boston Marathon Runners were announced - congrats to all of you!