2020 GWTC Board of Diretors

Election Results

Results from the 2020 Gulf Winds elections are in. First, thank you to the 353 club members who cast a ballot, the Club appreciates your time and thought in helping select our new board.

Without further ado the 2020 board of directors are:

President: Paul Guyas 

Vice President: Jim Halley

Secretary: Alyssa Moore 

Treasurer: David Yon

Education & lecture: Chris Stanley

Race Director: Mary Jean Yon

Social Director: Vicky Droze

  1. Herb Wills
  2. Tom Perkins
  3. Chika Okoro
  4. Tristan Lanasa
  5. Heather York
  6. Sarah Thompson
  7. Judy Alexander

 

FEATURES

Pine Run Directors Extend Stewardship of Race, Land

Please be advised the Pine Run 20K is not a flat fast 5K. There are many who never went to Southlands Experiment Forest (home of the race from 1977 until 2006) and will never go to Tall Timbers Research Station (current home of the race) to run this race. For most,...

Race with a View

Tallahassee triathletes brave Utah mountains for Ironman Don’t be scared — it is just wind, rain and hail on a mountain. • St. George, Utah, is approximately 2,024 miles as the car drives from Tallahassee, Florida. The terrain in the two cities is remarkably...

Scarecrows in the Garden

Scarecrow assembly social on Saturday, September 25, from 5-7, at Vicky Droze's backyard patio. Food and drink provided. Please RSVP., vickydroze@comcast.net, by September 20 if you plan to eat or drink. Our scarecrow will be entered in Maclay Garden's scarecrow in...

Another Step Towards Closure

​It glides through the night with less than a whisper of sound. The only evidence of its passage, The light mist sliced in half, dancing on air currents before falling to the ground A life lived well and just, severed from its body. There is no way to know who swings...

Working Our Way Back Slowly

The last two weekends have featured well directed races but participation numbers below average.  There clearly is some reluctance among runners to test out the COVID precautions in place at these events.  For now, there are too many trap doors for the Delta variant...

An Odd Event

​The Olympic games are complete and while COVID-19, multiple time zones, computer screens, and occasionally an old fashion TV left me lost, the competitors came through and put on a fantastic show. The Oddness begins with the name “The 2020 Olympic Games.”  Maybe my...

Lecture Series Rescheduled for September 15

Who: Amanda Heidecker, Former FSU Runner, GWTC member & Director of Leon County Parks & Recreation When: September 15 at 6PM Where: Casa Grande Midtown www.casagrandemidtown.com formerly Beef O'Brady's in the JoAnne Fabrics shopping center Why: Get your County...

Diversity and Inclusion in Tallahassee 2021

Diversity and Inclusion in Tallahassee As a member of Gulf Winds Track Club, will you make a contribution to support to the club’s Diversity and Inclusion initiative this year? As a result of last year’s fundraiser club volunteers were able to provide running coaching...

Volunteers Needed for Beginning Running Group

The 2021 Beginning Running Group will kick off on September 22nd starting at 6pm at the FSU Mike Long Track.  Please consider volunteering to help new runners get started!  We will have multiple groups and need people to help lead or sweep them.  The groups will start...

Grand Prix is Back

​ We, the Grand Prix committee, are excited to bring you an abbreviated 2021 Grand Prix schedule that will consist entirely of Gulf Winds races. There will be a variety of distances and terrains. In the coming months, we will be accepting applications for both the...