Elections:

The following is your 2020 CTC B.O.D.

  • Joanne Gilchrist
  • Jennifer Pothier
  • Jason Berry
  • Laura Van DeVoort = Outreach
  • Amy Bromelow: = Volunteer Chair
  • Jenni Merrell: = Treasurer & Sponsorship co-chair
  • Tony English: = Secretary & Uniform Chair
  • Greg Watkins: = Vice President & Membership & Web Chair
  • Shawn Hughes: = President & Sponsorship co-chair & BBT Race Director

 

General Membership Meeting:

Save the date: March 7th, 2020 @ 1:00 P.M. @ The Bear (upstairs)

 

Training:

Swims: The One Mile open water swim workouts will resume in the Spring. InMotion hosts an organized swim workout with stroke drills on Tues/Thurs from 8:30- 9:30 am which is free to InMotion members and $50 a month for non-members.  

The River Road TTs:  Will resume in the Spring 2020

Rides: The Sunday ride is run by Jenni Merrell. Location, route, and distance vary from week to week. Email Jenni to get the weekly details (treasurer@chicotriathlonclub.com). Also keep an eye on the Facebook page, she will usually post details there as well. Rain typically cancels. There is also a community Sunday 9:00 a.m. LSD (Long Steady Distance) ride that meets at One Mile. Pace is typically 18-19 mph and there are many options for early turns back into town during the ride.

The Friday Rides: The rides will resume in the Spring of 2020. Email Shawn Hughes at amigohughes@gmail.com if you are interested in receiving notices of ride date and times.

Runs: The Saturday Beginner LSD is at 9:00 A.M. It is a slower paced beginner run going for up to 60 minutes. Meet at the 5-Mile Recreation Area near the bathrooms. There is also an LSD run on Saturday’s meeting at the 5-mile bathrooms at 8:00 AM. The Monday Night Run meets at Wildwood Park near the bathrooms at 6:00 P.M. bring headlamps. The run is posted on Facebook weekly.

CTC Track Workout:

Every Thursday meet at the Chico State track at 5:45 PM. Updates are made on the Facebook page.

Black Butte Tri/DU:

Registration for the 2020 Black Butte triathlon/duathlon is open. The race will be held on September 12, 2020. Be sure to register as soon as you can, to get the best deal on registration: http://blackbuttetriathlon.org

2020 Club Races:

Folsom International TriMay 9

TBF Tri for Fun #1June 6

IM Santa RosaJuly 25

Mt Shasta TinmanSept 6

Black Butte TriathlonSept 12

Race Results:

This is a shout out to anybody who has participated in a recent race. We would love to hear from you. Please send me any information on a race you have participated in.

 This could be as simple as your name and the name of the event, your results or a race report outlining your personal experience.

Athlete of the month:

Please take the time to help us pick the next Athlete of the month. Just send an email to president@chicotriathlonclub.com listing your nomination.

Volunteer of the Month:

Our volunteer of the month for January 2020 is JANELLE GARDNER. Thank you, Janelle, for all your hard work. We are going to miss you.

Our volunteer of the month for February 2020 is Shawn Hughes. 😉

Volunteer opportunities:

Bidwell Classic            Bidwell Bump             Mt Shasta Tinman       Black Butte Tri

Almond Bowl              Frost or Fog (2021)

Thank you,

Shawn Hughes

CTC President