2017 Grand Strand Running Club Officers

President

Vice President

Secretary

Treasurer

Roscoe Griffin

Murray Honick

Erin Walters

Matthew Cutright

Grand Strand Running Club Committees

Chairman: Ryan Dion borderbattle@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee needs volunteers to assist in planning the annual Border race vs. Wilmington Road Runners Club. Members may be asked to travel to the race site to mark the course as well as assist with setup and tear down on race day. Members also need to be willing to encourage club members to attend the race.

Chairman: Matthew Cutright treasurer@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee functions to oversee the club treasurer and audit the club’s finances. Members should have a strong financial background.

Chairman: Ryan Dion grandprix@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee coordinates and oversees the club championship series. It determines which events will comprise the series, the rules that govern the event, handles scoring, and awards at the end of the year. Volunteers must be willing to research race results throughout the year to determine scoring for the Grand Prix.

Chairman: Christine Rockey training@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee needs volunteers to act as mentor coaches during the school year. Volunteers should be encouraging, upbeat, and willing to run a slower pace in order to help the younger runners reach their goals. Volunteers should have at least completed one 5K race and be available between 3-5pm afterschool.

Chairman: Holly Hollo marketing@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee seeks to market our running club in the community by securing new partners and participating in a variety of events. Events may include health fairs, race expos, etc. This committee communicates club events via the Facebook business page as well as the GSRC Facebook group running pages along with Twitter and Instagram. Committee members are needed to help plan events, monitor club social media outlets, research and compose articles for the monthly newsletter. Members of this committee need to be willing to attend the various activities such as training groups, expos and races to help expand our club membership.

Chairman: Jim Troxell racedirector@grandstrandrunning.com

The GSRC produces 5-6 race events each year and this committee needs volunteers to assist in planning for these events. Members should be willing to contact potential sponsors and help secure donations for each event as well as order t-shirts, medals, or other needed items. Members are asked to plan to attend as many of the GSRC race events as possible.

Chairman: Robyn Showstack social@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee needs volunteers to help coordinate club social activities each month. Committee members need to be creative and willing to secure special speakers for the social events. Members may be asked to research places in the area large enough to accommodate the club as well as secure needed items for the event.

Chairman: Christine Rockey training@grandstrandrunning.com

This committee needs volunteers to act as mentor coaches during the various training programs held each year. Committee members will help plan and prepare for upcoming training events and assist in training the runners. Members should be encouraging and upbeat, willing to run a slower pace in order to help beginner runners reach their goals. Volunteers should have completed at least one 5K race.

Chairman: Dawn White webmaster@grandstrandrunning.com

The website manager works as an administrator for the club website, managing and keeping content fresh and up to date, adding events, and maintaining web design. The coordinator communicates regularly with the web designer to solve potential problems and install new programs. The website team will produce the monthly club newsletter with the assistance of the marketing committee.