Melrose Running Club Announcements from 10/9 - ICYMI 1. Name That Runner! a. Born in Melrose, though lived most of life in Malden. b. UMass Boston; & BC Law c. Fav running moments: Running the Winnie relay (about 8 times). d. What MRC might not know: In college I had shoulder-length hair and a beard. e. In spare time: Hike, fly fish, read, listen to music f. Food: Obviously I will eat anything, but ice cream is a particular weakness. g. Movie: Blazing Saddles (a movie they could never make today). 2. Same Board for this coming year with a few exceptions: a. Regina Wallace Curran will assist Julie Smith Galvin, PR Coordinator b. Kathi Rossi-Roh will be new MRC Event Coordinator . Assisted by Carrie Pitzi and Denise Gaffey 3. Katie Sinnott will be holding a cold weather running workshop on Tuesday, October 30th for all new members and WTR’s 4. Upcoming Races: a. Spooky Sprint on 10/28 b. Howling Wolf c. Keith Lordan mentioned that many of the WTR's will be running a Veteran's Day Race - see Keith for more details! 5. PR Info MRC - 1 member set a PR at the Kelly Ledoux Walsh Memorial 5K a. Thuy Dang New PR: 27:56 MRC - 3 members set a PR at the Reebok Boston 10K for Women b. Nicole Jacob New PR: 48:04 2018 PRs: 8 c. Zelia Magliozzi New PR: 55:55 d. Christina DiCalogero New PR: 58:29 MRC - 1 member set a PR at the Chicago Intnl Marathon e. Nick Kollett Old PR: 4:01:43 New PR: 3:45:15 2018 PRs: 8 MRC - 1 member set a PR at the Melrose Octoberfest 5k f. Johan Keller New PR: 18:10 MRC - 1 member set a PR at the Cambridge 5K Oktoberfest g. Pam Walcott New PR: 27:01 MRC - 2 members set a PR at the B.A.A. Half Marathon h. Kelley Hayes Zepf New PR: 2:11:04 i. Mary DiMaria New PR: 2:20:23 & a few other great accomplishments that were mentioned last night! 6. MRC VIP a. Lois Parker Carmona – one more week!