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Latest News / February 2019 club meeting minutes
« Last post by Patrick on February 12, 2019, 03:06:22 PM »
THREE RIVERS VELO SPORT
MEETING MINUTES
February 7, 2019

1. Call to Order
Meeting called to order 7:30 PM by Patrick.
Officers present included
•   Patrick Stelte
•   Jennifer Altherr
•   Hugh Smith
•   Doug Wintin
•   Dave McComb
•   Scott Tomsits
•   Mike Heyes
•   Amy Copeland absent
•   Pamela Fennell absent
•   Randy Rozewicz absent
Introductions and welcome extended to all in attendance including
•   Brad Smith
•   Angie Quinn
•   Phil Snider
•   Tania Glass
•   Steve Pequignot
•   Johnny Grabowski
•   John Furym
•   Kent Ellis

2. Passage of Minutes
Passage of January meeting minutes

3.  Presentation by Fort Wayne Trails - Request for Donation

•   Angie Quinn from Trek the Trails - Request for 2019 sponsorship.  Stats:  2018 Trek the trail had 24 rides offered, 1229 riders, 3 rain out dates (21 rides occurred).  Average 58 people per ride.   Last year they began doing a "second lap" to add additional miles for riders.  They had 123 people attend the "second laps".   They would like to offer the "second lap" again this year.  Ask:  $750 sponsor level for 3RVS, which is the same level as the club gave last year.   Angie said 3RVS could come to their kick-off ride which is the last Tuesday in April at the Towpath Trailhead on Engle Road and set up a booth.  The sponsorship covers the cost of the ride for the trail leaders.  Formal motion to donate $750 by Patrick.    All in favor.  No one opposed.  Angie Quinn abstained.

4. Officer Reports

Patrick Stelte, President’s Report
•   New Franke Park Mountain Bike trailhead sign was presented to Phil Snider.  Thanks to Brad Smith for having it made. 
•   First Aid Class - Feb 25, 6-8pm - Andy Grote will conduct a class for 3RVS club members at the downtown library in meeting room B
•   Free Movie Viewing For Club Members - “Godspeed” movie.  Patrick said the club could show the movie at no cost in the downtown library meeting room.  The library has audio visual equipment.  Jennifer will post on Facebook 3RVS page to seek input on a date/ time.   

Hugh Smith, Treasurer’s Report

o   Revenues include:    memberships, Festival Tour Registrations, Chilly Challenge Donations, annual party guest meals, tech tee shirts, vintage kits less Square fee
o   Expenditures include:  tech tee costs, chilly Challenge SAG supplies, Annual Awards, Annual Party Catering, conference hall fee for Annual Party, Festival Tour rack card printing fees
•   Racing balance is the same as last month
•   Franke Fund is the same as last month

Doug Wintin, Touring

Reviewed 2019 touring guidelines 
Highlights:
•   Rider safety is paramount
o   Continue evaluating routes for safety 
o   Riders play a major role in keeping everyone safe 
o   Obey club rules regarding the use of aero bars (including laying on top of drop bars)
•   Route selection for week-end rides
•   Increasing ridership at week-end rides
o   Atomic A Group (details to follow)
o   New rider day (details to follow)

Dave McComb, Racing

The race event schedule conflicted with other group rides such as Neighborlink last year.  As a result Dave plans to wait for the other groups to publish their event schedule before he creates his event calendar.  He will also work with Doug to grow race ridership.  Dave has yet to receive the cyclocross revenue from Neighborlink.

Randy Rozewicz, Off-Road (Patrick presented in Randy's absence)

Memorandum of Understanding with the Parks Department discussion
•   Patrick and Randy will continue working with Chuck Reddinger at the Parks Department on the Franke Park MOU - Agreement must be signed by Park Commissioners.
•   The Park Department is requesting from 3RVS for maintenance stewardship of Franke Park Trails:
o   $2M liability insurance for the club
o   $50,000 liability coverage for the club for property damage

Publicity, Pamela Fennell (Angie Quinn presented in Pamela's absence)

•   Reminder:  Embassy is showing “Breaking Away” this Sunday (10th) at 3pm.  Pamela is working on media coverage.  A ride to the event and a place to park bikes inside the Indiana Hotel is being coordinated by Mona and Pamela.  Arrive at 2:30pm if riding a bike to the event.
•   Anthony Barr, producer of The Mobile Cyclist (PBS TV Program):  Pamela had a conference call with Anthony Barr, who is interested in Fort Wayne.  Fort Wayne is being considered for one of the episodes as well as possibly two additional publicity opportunities in the future.  Pamela will give further updates. 

Amy Copeland, Membership - (Patrick presented in Amy's absence)

86 family, 69 individuals= 155 total.  13 new members.  3 Festival Tour registrations
 
Scott Tomsits, Newsletter

•   Tech shirts have arrived and Scott is working to continue getting them out to the people who ordered them.
•   The next newsletter will be in March

Mike Heyes, Webmaster

Nothing new to share this month

5. Additional Items of Interest

•   Johnny Grabowski - idea to republish an article from the newsletter archives each month.  The vintage binders are in the storage locker
•   Johnny Grabowski - ride proposal. 
o   A fee based ride with a route that forms a Space Invader GPS art of 78 miles.  Start/end location would be about 1.5 hours away in Elwood, Indiana. 
o   SAGs on the route due to the route not going through towns
o   Discussion points: Official club ride? Will it benefit a cause or organization? Joint destination ride with the Kokomo Bike Club?

•   Tabled until next month:  2019 Club Event Calendar

•   Annual Party Wrap Up -120 people attended,  133 RSVPs

o   Leftover food was donated to Charis House.
o   Chuck South was awarded Volunteer Spirit Award (presented by Dave McComb)
o   Chuck Bash was awarded Outstanding Leadership Award for 2018
o   Steve Pequignot was awarded Outstanding Leadership Award for 2019
o   General feeling is that all had a good time
•   Andrew Gritzmaker was an excellent and engaging speaker

6. Good of the Order

•   Kent Ellis - brought Festival Tour flyers and distributed to those who volunteered to distribute them
•   Angie:  Fort Wayne Trails received a grant from General Motors to conduct a vehicle/bicycle course.  If anyone has interest in becoming a League of American Bicyclist Instructor they can contact Angie.  April 26-28 will be the class.  Angie will write up a short article for the newsletter

7. Adjournment
Meeting adjourned. 8:55 pm

Minutes by Secretary Jennifer Altherr
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Latest News / February club meeting agenda
« Last post by Patrick on February 04, 2019, 10:54:17 PM »
The monthly meeting of 3RVS will be Thursday, February 7th @ 7:30pm at the downtown library, Business and Technology meeting room (second floor).  All are welcome to attend.

1.  Call to Order

2.  Passage of Minutes

3.  Fort Wayne Trails Request for Donation

4.  Officer Reports:

   Secretary - Jennifer Altherr (Club Minutes Passage)
   President’s Report - Patrick Stelte
   Treasurer - Hugh Smith
   Touring - Doug Wintin
   Racing - Dave McComb
    Off-Road - Randy Rozewicz
   Publicity - Pamela Fennell
   Membership - Amy Copeland
   Newsletter - Scott Tomsits
   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

5.  Additional Items of Interest
   - Johnny Grabowski Ride Proposal
   - 2019 Club Events’ Calendar
   - Annual Party Wrap Up

6.  Good of the Order

7.  Adjournment
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Latest News / January 2019 club meeting mintes
« Last post by Patrick on January 25, 2019, 04:22:41 PM »
THREE RIVERS VELO SPORT
MEETING MINUTES
JANUARY 3, 2019


1. Call to Order
•   Meeting called to order 7:30 PM by Patrick. Club Members present included Patrick Stelte, Johnny Grabowski, Hugh Smith, Steve Pequignot, Mona Will, Jack Campbell, Doug Wintin, Marty Smolinski, Roiann Smolinski, Pamela Fennell, Tim Fennell, Phil Snider, Randy Rozewicz, Mike Page, Scott Tomsits, Amy Copeland, Kymberly Byers, Jennifer Altherr, Ron Harmon, Dave McComb, Charles Copeland, Brad Smith

2. Election of Officers
•   Amy Copeland nominated Jennifer Altherr for Club Secretary. Patrick allowed Jennifer to state the reasons for her pursuing the office. In favor of Jennifer’s nomination, Johnny Grabowski withdrew his nomination and endorsed Jennifer, who was elected to the position due to no-contest.
•   Hugh Smith expressed interest in eventually resigning from the Treasurer position and suggested nominating Johnny, but Patrick expressed concern that the nature of the office of the Treasurer necessitates a period of mentorship to ensure smooth transition to the next treasurer. Johnny agreed to mentoring with Hugh and allowing time for any other members who may want to express interest in the position.
•   Patrick expressed appreciation to Steve Pequignot for his impressive tenure as Touring Director and presented an award.
•   Patrick nominated Amy Copeland for the position of Vice President and she was unanimously elected.
•   2019 Club Officers elected are:
⁃   President - Patrick Stelte
⁃   Vice President - Amy Copeland
⁃   Treasurer - Hugh Smith
⁃   Touring Director - Doug Wintin
⁃   Racing Director - Dave McComb
⁃   Off-Road Director - Randy Rozewicz
⁃   Publicity Director - Pamela Fennell
⁃   Membership Director - Amy Copeland
⁃   Newsletter - Scott Tomsits
⁃   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

3. Passage of Minutes
•   Passage of December meeting minutes.

4. Officer Reports
Jennifer Altherr, Secretary
•   December minutes passed earlier in the meeting.

Patrick Stelte, President’s Report
   •   Kymberly Byers proposed leveraging the upcoming 3RVS Awards Banquet to collect donations for the Heart of the City Mission. Mona Will and Pamela Fennell both voiced support for the charity work performed by the mission. Kymberly will take care of collecting the donations and delivering them to the mission. All in attendance were in favor.

Hugh Smith, Treasurer
•   Revenues were membership dues. Expenditures included storage unit rental, check printing fees, awards costs, and tech shirts. Racing balance and Franke Fund balance - stagnant.

Doug Wintin, Touring
•   Thank you to Steve Pequignot
•   Doug and Steve have met to ensure smooth transition. Steve has provided Doug with copies of all Touring assets, and will remain available to assist Doug as needed.

Dave McComb, Racing
•   Dave financial report - CX Franke practice season generated $452 to 3RVS
CX in review:  52 riders, 197 in all, 32 one week peak, 14 volunteers

•   Patrick proposed retaining profit from 2018 cyclocross season in a sub-account so that it will be available for potential future expenses related to Franke cyclocross, other racing activities or Franke trail improvements.
•   Request for club to pay for the USAC license for 2019
Fee is $200.  All in attendance voted in favor of 3RVS pay the fee.

Randy Rozewicz, Off-Road
•   Christmas Lights Ride was a success, with a busload of people (~25) in attendance, including road cyclists, off-road cyclists, and even a tandem.
•   Franke Park MOU follow-up, with agreement being re-written by the parks department.

Publicity, Pamela Fennell
•   Journal Gazette covered the Chilly Challenge in the January 2 issue

Amy Copeland, Membership
•   By end of December, 42 total Memberships, comprised of 20 Family and 22 Individual memberships
•   After Chilly Challenge, total is closer to 130
•   Expecting many registrations at the Awards Banquet in January

Scott Tomsits, Newsletter
•   Tech Shirt update:  53 orders to be ready for pick up at annual party.

Mike Heyes, Webmaster (not present)
•   Report submitted:  Added the Festival Touring webpage and links on the top of each page, updated Mona's Woolies schedule for January and part of March

4. Additional Items of Interest
•   Scott Tomsits has arranged for Cuore 3RVS Team Store to open with winter clothing items.

•   Chilly Challenge Wrap Up
202 approximate attendees, 23 memberships, $239 in donations, Roainn Smolinski, Kristine Lines, Susan Hunt and a variety of club members volunteered.  Chilly Facebook page (up for 2 weeks) had 3,800 visits, 31 responses, 77 interested and 154 that attended.

•   Annual Party Update:  Ziano’s food and catering

5. Good of the Order

6. Adjournment
Meeting adjourned. 8:55 pm

Minutes by departing Secretary Johnny Grabowski

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Latest News / January 2019 club meeting agenda
« Last post by Patrick on January 01, 2019, 05:09:18 AM »
The monthly meeting of 3RVS will be Thursday, January 3rd @ 7:30 pm at the downtown library, meeting room B.  All are welcome to attend.

1.  Call to Order

2.  Election of Officers

3.  Passage of Minutes

4.  Officer Reports:

   Secretary - (Club Minutes Passage)
   President’s Report -
   Treasurer -
   Touring -
   Racing -
    Off-Road -
   Publicity -    
   Membership -    
   Newsletter -
   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

5.  Additional Items of Interest
   - Annual Party Update
   - Chilly Challenge Wrap Up

6.  Good of the Order

7.  Adjournment
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Latest News / December 2018 club meeting minutes
« Last post by Patrick on December 20, 2018, 08:42:15 PM »
THREE RIVERS VELO SPORT
MEETING MINUTES
December 6, 2018

1. Call to Order
Meeting called to order 7:30 PM by Patrick. Officers present included Patrick Stelte, Johnny Grabowski, Steve Pequignot, Dave McComb, Randy Rozewicz, Pamela Fennell, Amy Copeland, Scott Tomsits, and Mike Heyes. Introductions and welcome extended to all in attendance including Mona Will, Jack Campbell, Andrea Egeland, Shane Powell, Doug Wintin, Phil Snider, Jennifer Altherr, and Tania Glass.

2. Passage of Minutes
•   Passage of November meeting minutes.

3. Officer Reports
Johnny Grabowski, Secretary
November minutes passed earlier in the meeting.

Patrick Stelte, President
•   Registration for the 2019 Festival Tour will go active January 1st.  Early bird special,

Hugh Smith, Treasurer (not present, report submitted)
•   Revenues of $50 for Jersey Ride donations. Expenditures of $510 included Morsches Park Pavilion reservation for Festival Tour, storage unit fees, annual business filing fee, check printing fee.

Steve Pequignot, Touring
•   Show ’n’ Go rides are underway and will continue until next touring season, coordinated by Steve Souers
•   Steve had preliminary meeting with with Ride RMHC organizers. Ride is scheduled for April 28, 2019 at Kreager Park.  More info TBA.
•   Touring awards ordered for annual party, should arrive late December

Dave McComb, Racing
•   CX practice has ended for the season
•   Dave is looking into the feasibility of getting a series race at Franke next season
•   City Tour continues year round - First Friday of the month at 6:30pm at Lawton Park

Randy Rozewicz, Off-Road
•   After reviewing the Franke Park memorandum of understanding (MOU) drafted by Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation, they advised that it is not in the best interest of 3RVS to sign the agreement. 3RVS will not sign, but club representatives will meet with FW Parks in an effort to work toward the creation of a mutually beneficial agreement.  (Post meeting update: A meeting was held on December 13th with Parks, Randy, Phil and Patrick.  The results are encouraging. - TBC)

•   Holiday Lights Ride to take place on Thursday, December 20, at 6 p.m.. Ride will go from Lawton Park to Summit City Bikes and back.
•   Mona gave an update on the Winter Woolies ride happening twice monthly. 13 riders participated in the inaugural ride, with next ride scheduled for December 15 at Foster Park.

Publicity, Pamela Fennell
•   Chilly Challenge ride was featured in the Journal Gazette - Sunday, December 2nd.
•   There is now a Chilly Challenge Facebook page and a Facebook Event for the 2019 ride.
•   Club members can renew membership at the Chilly Challenge.

Amy Copeland, Membership
•   Total Memberships 308, comprised of 144 Family and 164 Individual memberships

Scott Tomsits, Newsletter
•   December Newsletter was on hold pending 3RVS Tech Shirt information.
•   Tech Shirt update - Scott has secured a vendor, discussed final details of design and taking orders to be delivered by January 18th party.

Mike Heyes, Webmaster
•   Christmas Lights ride has been posted on the 3RVS website.
•   Chilly Challenge ride page was updated and is live on the 3RVS website.
•   Mike performed 3 site security updates

4. Additional Items of Interest
•   Chilly Challenge Update (Mona) - Mona needs 4 more pots of Chili. 3RVS registration and Festival Tour registration will both be available and encouraged at the Chilly Challenge ride.

•   Club Officer Nominations (Patrick) - In preparation for club officer elections in January, Patrick will be sending out a request to all 3RVS members for officer nominations. He also nominated all current officers. Steve Pequignot nominated Doug Wintin for Touring Director, and Doug accepted the nomination.

•   Annual Party (Awards Banquet?) update (Patrick) - Patrick discussed catering options for the 3RVS annual party.  Final choice made at January meeting.

5. Good of the Order

6. Adjournment - 8:55 pm

Minutes by Secretary Johnny Grabowski

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Latest News / December 2018 club meeting agenda
« Last post by Patrick on December 03, 2018, 05:01:37 PM »
The monthly meeting of 3RVS will be Thursday, December 6th @ 7:30 p.m. at the downtown library, meeting room B.  All are welcome to attend.

1.  Call to Order

2.  Passage of Minutes

3.  Officer Reports:

   Secretary - John Grabowski – (Club Minutes Passage)
   President’s Report - Patrick Stelte
   Treasurer - Hugh Smith
   Touring - Steve Pequignot
   Racing - Dave McComb
    Off-Road - Randy Rozewicz
   Publicity - Pamela Fennell
   Membership - Amy Copeland
   Newsletter - Scott Tomsits
   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

4.  Additional Items of Interest
   - Annual Party Update
   - Chilly Challenge Update
   - Club Officers’ Nomination Opens (Election in January)

5.  Good of the Order

6.  Adjournment
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Latest News / November 2018 club meeting minutes
« Last post by Patrick on November 25, 2018, 11:58:11 PM »
THREE RIVERS VELO SPORT
MEETING MINUTES
November 1, 2018


1. Call to Order
•   Meeting called to order 7:30 PM by Patrick. Officers present included Patrick Stelte, Johnny Grabowski, Hugh Smith, Steve Pequignot, Dave McComb, Randy Rozewicz, Pamela Fennell, Amy Copeland, and Scott Tomsits. Introductions and welcome extended to all in attendance including Jack Campbell, Kent Ellis, Jennifer Altherr, Douglas Long and Tania Glass.

2. Passage of Minutes
•   Passage of October meeting minutes.

3. Officer Reports
Johnny Grabowski, Secretary
•   October minutes passed earlier in the meeting.

Patrick Stelte, President
   •   2019 Festival Tour committee update: planning continues, pricing is now set. Tour will be on Sunday, July 14, 2019 and will start at the Sweetwater Performance Pavilion, with SAG at Morsches Park in Columbia City. The ride will be a Bicycle Indiana funding ride. Registration will open no later than January 1.
   •   Patrick attended the Franke Park Master Plan meeting which involved consultants/architectural designers, an excellent meeting with many suggestions.

Hugh Smith, Treasurer
•   Revenues included clothing sales and memberships. Expenditures included Jersey Ride expenses, printing costs for club brochures, Dan Watts memorial donation, and business entity filing fees.

Steve Pequignot, Touring
•   2018 weekend touring season ended with a rainout (one of eight)
•   52 tours held in 2018, with 1,035 total participants (average of 21.56 riders on each weekend tour)
•   Thanks to the 21 3RVS ride leaders
•   Show ’n’ Go rides are underway and will continue until next touring season, coordinated by Steve Souers
•   Steve intends to “retire” (after 10 years) from the Touring Director position and hopes to transition responsibilities to someone else. He will not actively seek Touring Director position for 2019, but will contribute as needed to ensure a smooth transition.
•   Scott Tomsits hopes to offer weekly 3RVS Zwift rides.

Dave McComb, Racing
•   Meijer sponsorship has ended.
•   Racing result updates continue to be posted to the 3RVS Racing Facebook page

Randy Rozewicz, Off-Road
•   Trail maintenance ongoing.
•   Franke Park shed to be relocated. Randy seeking input on color choices for remodeled shed.

Publicity, Pamela Fennell
•   Nothing to report

Amy Copeland, Membership
•   Total Memberships 306, comprised of 144 Family and 162 Individual memberships

Scott Tomsits, Newsletter
•   October Newsletter was sent out, thank you to all who contributed

Mike Heyes, Webmaster (No Report)
•   

4. Additional Items of Interest
•   Scott Tomsits has arranged for Cuore 3RVS Team Store to open with winter clothing items.

5. Good of the Order

6. Adjournment
Meeting adjourned. 8:55 pm


Minutes by Secretary Johnny Grabowski

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Latest News / November 2018 club meeting agenda
« Last post by Patrick on October 29, 2018, 11:24:01 AM »
The monthly meeting of 3RVS will be Thursday, November 1st @ 7:30pm at the downtown library, meeting room B.  All are welcome to attend.

3RVS Meeting Agenda
November 1, 2018

1.  Call to Order

2.  Passage of Minutes

3.  Officer Reports:

   Secretary - John Grabowski – (Club Minutes Passage)
   President’s Report - Patrick Stelte
   Treasurer - Hugh Smith
   Touring - Steve Pequignot
   Racing - Dave McComb
    Off-Road - Randy Rozewicz
   Publicity - Pamela Fennell
   Membership - Amy Copeland
   Newsletter - Scott Tomsits
   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

4.  Additional Items of Interest
   - Annual Party Update

5.  Good of the Order

6.  Adjournment
   

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Latest News / October 2018 club meeting minutes
« Last post by Patrick on October 19, 2018, 06:40:12 PM »
THREE RIVERS VELO SPORT
MEETING MINUTES
October 4, 2018

1. Call to Order
Meeting called to order 7:30 PM by Patrick. Officers present included Patrick Stelte, Johnny Grabowski, Dave McComb, Pamela Fennell, Amy Copeland, and Scott Tomsits. Introductions and welcome extended to all in attendance including Jack Campbell, Mona Will, Kent Ellis, Jennifer Altherr, Shane Powell, Phil Snider, Charles Copeland, and Brad Smith.

2. Passage of Minutes
Passage of September meeting minutes.

3. Officer Reports
Johnny Grabowski, Secretary
September minutes passed earlier in the meeting.

Patrick Stelte, President
- 2019 Festival Tour committee update: Tour will be on Sunday, July 14, 2019 and will start at the Sweetwater Performance Pavilion, with SAG at Morsches Park in Columbia City. The ride will be a Bicycle Indiana funding ride. Registration will open no later than January 1.
- Franke Park trailhead plaque honoring Phil Snider in need of replacement. $320 estimate for stainless steel replacement plaque was discussed and approved. Brad Smith will oversee the project.
- There will be a 40th Anniversary showing of the film Breaking Away at the Embassy Theatre. The Embassy contacted Patrick, offering a private room for the club to have a social gathering prior to the movie, with a cost of $650 (just the room, no extras, not even movie tickets). Discussed and declined by those in attendance, but agreed that the club should promote the movie as a fun, off-season social gathering.
- Dan Watts RIP:  members discussed what would be an appropriate way to express the club’s sympathy to longtime club member and ride leader Deb Watts.
- With Annual Awards Banquet (a.k.a. year-end party) to be held in January, there will be a December Club Meeting. Officer nominations will be opened in December with elections taking place at the January Club Meeting.

Hugh Smith, Treasurer (not present, report submitted)
Expenditures include liability insurance, Bike League annual membership, supplies for Ice Cream Ride, Supplies for Labor Day Century Ride, donation for use of building for Century Ride, website annual hosting fee.  Revenues include jersey sales.

Steve Pequignot, Touring (not present, report submitted)
- October Weekend Tours begin at 11:00 am
- Show ’n’ Go rides begin in November
- President’s Tour will take place Sunday, October 21. Route will be Homestead High School to Huntington
- September Touring Challenge wrap-up:  92 members participated totaling 68,032 kilometers ridden. Podium winners:  Women - 1. Kymberly Byers; 2. Denise Snyder; 3. Susan Zuber; Men – 1. Mark Linn; 2. Jim Snyder; 3. Marty Smolinski.  50 riders won distance medals.
- Skills Tour wrap-up:  4th year of tour:  41 riders won “A” wings (20 mph average)
- Weekend Touring: end of season is October 28
- Scott Tomsits will organize 3RVS Zwift touring rides during the winter months, details soon

Dave McComb, Racing
- New cyclocross partnership format with Team Neighborlink is working, with good attendance.
- Race team had tremendous success for the year.  Racing results have been posted to the 3RVS Racing Facebook page
- Dave mentioned the need for new tents with club name and logo.

Randy Rozewicz, Off-Road (not present, report submitted)
- Fort Wayne Parks Department has scheduled a meeting to discuss the Franke Park master plan on Ocotber 11th. Key stakeholders invited, including 3RVS representatives
- Updated Franke trails map sent to parks dept.  MOU yet to be approved by parks’ legal.
- The Epic Brown County will take place October 12-14
- Trails are in good shape and Monday night rides are ongoing
- Randy is working on an estimate for repairing the shed that holds off-road equipment

Publicity, Pamela Fennell
Pamela is still working on having Anthony Barr of the PBS Show “The Mobile Cyclist” include 3RVS when he comes to Fort Wayne

Amy Copeland, Membership
Total Memberships 305, comprised of 144 Family and 161 Individual memberships

Scott Tomsits, Newsletter
- October Newsletter was sent out, thank you to all who contributed
- 50th Anniversary store opened with options for winter wear

Mike Heyes, Webmaster (not present)
- Two extension updates added, as well as the usual scheduled updates

4. Additional Items of Interest
- Jersey Ride Wrap Up - 63 riders, 3 volunteers, 4 just to eat: $232.31 cost of food,
$50 in donations collected
- Monday Morning Meanderings & Musings wrap-up - 2nd year had up to 15 riders at one ride. Mona thanked all who have helped this year.
- “Winter Woolies” proposal - short, casual rides similar to Monday Morning Meanderings & Musings proposed to continue through the winter months, with location, distance options, time and day of week to be determined

5. Good of the Order

6. Adjournment

Meeting adjourned. 8:55 pm

Minutes by Secretary Johnny Grabowski

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Latest News / October 2018 club meeting agenda
« Last post by Patrick on October 01, 2018, 09:36:27 PM »
The monthly meeting of 3RVS will be Thursday, October 4th @ 7:30pm at the downtown library, meeting room B.  All are welcome to attend.

1.  Call to Order

2.  Passage of Minutes

3.  Officer Reports:

   Secretary - John Grabowski – (Club Minutes Passage)
   President’s Report - Patrick Stelte (Phil Snider Franke Plaque)
   Treasurer - Hugh Smith
   Touring - Steve Pequignot
   Racing - Dave McComb
    Off-Road - Randy Rozewicz
   Publicity - Pamela Fennell
   Membership - Amy Copeland
   Newsletter - Scott Tomsits
   Webmaster - Mike Heyes

4.  Additional Items of Interest
   - Jersey Ride Wrap Up
   - Wrap Up of Monday Morning Meanderings and Musings
   - “Winter Woolies” Social Ride Proposal

5.  Good of the Order

6.  Adjournment
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