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Weekly Newsletter 11/20/15

Congrats to former GCTri president Andrew Shore for his awesome performance at IRONMAN Arizona with a time of 9:49! Good luck to our teammates racing at the Philadelphia Marathon and Half Marathon this weekend!

Save the date: The annual club Holiday Party is scheduled for December 11th at 7pm. Location TBD this week. You won’t want to miss the biggest social of the year!

The Hincapie fit kit is at Fleet Feet in Hoboken for 1 more week. Don’t forget to stop in and try on the sample gear before it is gone! The online order portal will be opening soon, so keep an eye out for an email with more details.

2016 Board of Directors nominations are now open! All 2015 paying members have received an email with the nomination form, so don’t forget to get your nominations in by 11/27.

There are no scheduled group workouts for this weekend. Feel free to organize any rides or runs using the Facebook page or club calendar.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Weekly Newsletter 11/13/15

Congratulations to our IRONMAN Florida finishers: Gerardo Del Villar (10:00) and Todd Olsen (15:46); and our Trenton Half Marathon finisher: Vito Ciraco (1:51)!

If you’re racing throughout the winter, please let us know! All members have access to post races to our club calendar and then post results to the website after. http://www.gctri.org/race-calendar/

Cycling and Tri Gear Update: Hincapie fit kits are currently at Fleet Feet in Hoboken. Please check their website for store hours to go in and try on the gear before the end of November. http://www.fleetfeethoboken.com/
Don’t forget to write down the items and sizes you want to order! More details on when and how to order are coming soon.

Group Workouts: Tuesday morning group runs (hill repeats) meet at 6am at the water fountains at Pier A in Hoboken every week. These workouts are a great way to build strength in the off-season!
Thursday morning group rides have also been going strong. The group meets at 6am at the 14th St Ferry in Hoboken.

Weekly Newsletter 11/6/15

Congratulations to everyone that raced last weekend. We had lots of PRs and inspiring results! At the HoBOOken 5k: John Palmer (18:03), Stephen Rosselli (19:10), Nicole Ogrosso (20:53), Diane Berry (28:46), Deirdre Mcguinness (29:31); at the NYC Marathon: Glenn Hartrick (1:37), Sheila Monaghan (3:29), Brian Perry (3:35), Des Johnson (3:47), Lisa Moser (4:27), Anthony Desantis (4:30), James Anastas (5:11); at the Spooky Sprint 5k: Lauren Karstens (23:15); and at the Bank of Bermuda Triathlon: Shepard Federgreen (2:02).

Good luck to our teammates racing this weekend, especially at IRONMAN Florida! Don’t forget to share your results with us! http://www.gctri.org/submit-results/

The next club social is tomorrow, November 7th, at 2:30pm at the Hoboken Pilsener Haus & Biergarten. Come celebrate with our NYC Marathon finishers and teammates enjoying the off-season!

Sunday, November 8th, is the next Athlete Education Series: Running Clinic at 10am at the Weehawken Track. Carlos Garcia will speak about being more mechanically efficient, show you how to improve your form, and provide you with drills to practice. You won’t want to miss it!

Weekly Newsletter 10/30/15

Good luck to our teammates racing at the HoBOOken 5k and NYC Marathon this weekend! There will be plenty of GCTri support out there for you!

If you would like to join the GCTri cheering squad on Sunday, meet at Hoboken PATH at 8:45am to head to 1st Ave and E. 78th St near Bar-Coastal.

If you are racing or cheering at the HoBOOken 5k on Saturday, come meet us at the flag (land-side of the Pier) at 9:45am for a group picture. After the race, we will head to Caffe Bene for coffee/breakfast.

Weekend rides: with the 5k tomorrow and the NYC Marathon on Sunday, no rides have been planned. Remember, everyone can post on the club calendar or on the Facebook group to organize group rides. http://www.gctri.org/race-calendar/

Don’t forget, the next club social is on November 7th at 2:30pm at the Hoboken Pilsener Haus & Biergarten. The next day, Sunday 11/8, is our next Athlete Education Series: Running Clinic at 10am at the Weehawken Track. Carlos Garcia will speak about being more mechanically efficient, show you how to improve your form, and provide you with drills to practice. You won’t want to miss this, as the off-season is a perfect time to work on your form!

Happy Halloween, everyone!

Weekly Newsletter 10/23/15

Congratulations to everyone that raced last weekend at the Super Hero Half Marathon: Glenn Hartrick (1:08); IRONMAN Maryland: Darren Hansen (12:44), Todd Olsen (14:13); Atlantic City Half Marathon: Cheryl Wickham (2:50)! Good luck to our team mates at the Marine Corp Marathon this weekend! Don’t forget to share your results with us – http://www.gctri.org/submit-results/

Tomorrow (10/24) is the GCTri Halloween Party at Moran’s Pub in Hoboken. Costumes are not required, but encouraged, as there will be a costume contest with prizes! The party starts at 7pm and there is an open bar option from 8pm-11pm.

Save the dates: The November Social is scheduled for 11/7 at 2:30pm (location TBD). The next Athlete Education Seminar will be a running clinic with Carlos Garcia on Sunday 11/8 at 10am at the Weehawken track. More info coming soon!

Weekly Newsletter 10/16/15

Congrats to our Kona finishers: Matt Bach (9:23), Kevin Portmann (10:29), and GCTri alumna Missy Manning (11:14) – very impressive! Also, at the Staten Island Half Marathon: Stephen Rosselli (1:38), Des Johnson (1:44), Steve Ostrander (1:45); at the Staten Island 5k: Nicole Ogrosso (22:15, 2nd AG), Lisa Mangino (27:29); at the Brooklyn Rock n Roll Half Marathon: Paul Giuntini (1:51), Debra Noble (2:09); and at the Chicago Marathon: EJ Burke (3:15)!

Good luck to our teammates racing this weekend at Beach 2 Battleship, IRONMAN Maryland, and the Atlantic City Marathon!

Tomorrow, October 17th, is the Brewery Run to Brooklyn Brewery. The group will meet outside the Hoboken PATH station at 11:00am. See the Facebook event page and club calendar for more information. http://www.gctri.org/race-calendar/

Save the dates: the GCTri Halloween Party is on October 24th at 7:00pm at Moran’s Pub in Hoboken and the November Social is scheduled for 11/7 at 2:30pm, location TBD.