The meeting was called to order at 7:15pm
In attendance: BobFontaine, Bob Gemske, Peter Hawley, Will Graustein, Joyce Baiardi, Sasha Benjamin, Marvis Brown, Major Ruth, RonDaniel and Brian Williams.
President- BobFontaine stated that all convention documentation has been submitted.
Treasurer- BobGemske reported that we presently have $87,535.
LDR- WillGraustein stated that the Cross Country Grand Prix is half over. The 8KHartford track club race is next followed by the 3mi. Cow Chip Race. The CT Cuprace is 12/2/12 in Glastonbury, trophies and awards have been ordered. Willproposed that the CT Cup race for 3013 be the Colchester ½ marathon in Feb. 2013.
Masters-PeterHawley said he has submitted his vote for the Master’s Hall of Fame.
Race walking-Ron Daniel said that he attended the national conference in England and isinvestigating different programs for various levels and ages. The 5 mi. indoorchampionship was 11/4, results will be posted on our website.
Web Master- BrianWilliams has redesigned our website page. He is waiting for the review fromnational. Our newsletter is now posted.
JO CrossCountry championship- Bob Fontaine reported that we had 350 registeredathletes. Several clubs had to run as unattached. Discussion followed regardinginfo dissemination.
Indoor youthmeet- This proposed meet is on hold. More planning time is needed.
2013USATF/CT outdoor meet- Bob stated that Willowbrook Park in New Britain will beour sight on 6/15/13.
USATF/CT IndoorChampionship-Bob Fontaine stated that there is difficulty finding analternative indoor site as Cox Cage is unavailable. He’ll keep us posted.
The meetingwas adjourned at 9:00 pm
The nextmeeting will be on Feb. 13, 2013
Submitted by- Joyce Baiardi