Greater Derry Track Club
THE GREATER DERRY TRACK CLUB IS A NON-PROFIT CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION FORMED IN 1978
DEVOTED TO PROMOTE RUNNING RELATED ACTIVITIES AND IMPROVEMENTS OF OUR COMMUNITY
WHO WE ARE
WHAT WE DO
- Boston Prep 16 Miler Race, Derry (January)
- Kids Summer Fun Run Series, Pinkerton Track, Derry (6 weeks Jun-Jul)
- Mackís Apple Cross Country 5K Race, Mackís Apples, Londonderry (Aug)
- Turkey Trot 5K Race, Beaver Lake, Derry (Thanksgiving morning)
The Kids Summer Fun run Series and the Turkey Trot entry fees are a food donation and all food goes to the Derry Human Services Food Pantry for distribution to the needy in the Greater Derry Area.
- Boston Marathon Number Lottery
- Coached Track Workouts (Summer)
- Weekly Fun Runs (Winter)
- Eldonís Friendly Reminder Email
- Annual Dinner
- Team competition in the NH Grand Prix Series
- Chance to win a college scholarship
- Member of the year Award
MEMBERS OF THE YEAR
Every year the GDTC recognizes that certain member of the club that does
the extra things to help the club and promote running.
The membership each year votes for a member who has demonstrated the following:
1. Positive attitude and support for all club members.
2. Volunteer time and energy to benefit the club and itís many activities.
3. Provide enthusiastic support at GDTC events.
4. Display community involvement.
5. Promoting and representing the GDTC.
The winner is announced at the club's annual dinner in November and is awarded a token of appreciation.
MEMBER OF THE YEAR HALL OF FAME:
2012 Bob Knepp & Bob Dolan
2011 John McGarry
2010 Sean Coyle
2009 Amy Bernard & Rebecca Noe
2008 Paul Doe
2007 Barry Neill
2006 Jim Peters
2005 Mariano Santangelo
2004 Jim Ewell
2003 Collin O'Meara
2002 Mark Lutter
2001 Rosa Tejada
2000 Eldon Burkinshaw & Dave Breeden
1999 Maureen Knepp
1998 Vickie Kalil