Article by Coach Mike Reif
GVH sent a contingent of 25 members to the USATF National Masters 10k Championship race in Dedham Mass. on April 28th. Our Men 50-59 won the National Championship Team title, led by Al Evans (1st place National Champ 55-59), Mike Nier, Theo Schnaufer, David Bischoff and Michael Gardella. The M 70-79 Team also won the National Championship Team Title with Jim May, Keith Yeates, and Doc Rappole. The W40-49 team took 3rd place National Championship honors on the podium with Heather Swarts Webster (2nd place 45-49), Caroline Bucci, Murphy Hayes, and Darlene Saeva. Our other 3 teams did well also and received valuable USATF Masters National Grand Prix Team points. Congratulations to all! Full results at http://www.usatf.org/Events—Calendar/2019/USATF-Masters-10-km-Championships/Results.aspx
Congratulations to our newly crowned NATIONAL CHAMPIONS!!!!
2019 – M 50-59 National 10k Team Champions: (left to right) Dave Bischoff, Al Evans, Theo Schnaufer, Mike Nier, Mike Gardella (not shown)
2019 M70-79 National 10k Team Champions; Jim May, Keith Yeates, Doc Rappole
and Jim May’s grandchildren