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Your SFFR Week (10/23-10/30)

10/23/2017, 8:00am PDT
By Brian Ray

Happy Monday! Here is your weekly dose of all things FrontRunners:

Thanks/Recap From Last Week:
This last week we roller skated at the Church of 8 Wheels, had a delicious Bagel Brunch where we heard from our 2018 Pride Run beneficiary nominees, and had a ton of fun at the Lafayette Reservoir Run. A huge thanks to everyone who made it out to each event, to Ted for planning skating, to Steve Benne of Molto Benne Catering for Bagel Brunch, and to Martin and Eileen for hosting us at the Lafayette post-run brunch!

2018 SFFR Pride Run Beneficiary Vote - Voting Closes 10/30!
We have now heard from both 2018 beneficiary nominees, Gender Spectrum and Project Homeless Connect! All current members should have received an email last night with a link to a ballot. Only 1 vote per member and make sure to fill out all required items on the ballot to make your vote count! After the 30th, we will announce the 2018 beneficiary.

Alameda Color Run With EBFRW - 10/28 - 8AM
It's called "the happiest 5K on the planet" and has been experienced by over six million runners worldwide in 35+ countries. San Francisco FrontRunners and East Bay Front Runners and Walkers have decided to share the unbridled joy of unicorns and exploding bursts of color with each other. Learn more about the phenomenon here: https://thecolorrun.com/about/. For more details and to join us in this event, email Gary Pfitzer at pfitzzzz@comcast.net

Official Uniforms And Additional SFFR Merchandise Order!
Our official team uniforms have arrived! If you placed an order, you can pick them up at Saturday and Sunday Runs. If you need to pick them up outside of those times, please email president@sffr.org

While new orders for official uniforms are currently closed, you can always purchase our additional merchandise to gear up for the holidays! Bob Callori will be taking orders from 10/1-10/29 to get bulk order discounts on merchandise from our online store. Check out last year's design, the garments available, and how to order here.

2018 Elections - Candidate Interest
The 2017 Board still has plenty of fun in store for you this year, but our terms will eventually come to an end, and we'll want a new team of amazing Board Members to share their vision with the club! If interested in possibly running for a role, please reach out to Elections Committee members Chuck and Bob, or email board@sffr.org

Lake Merritt Run With EBFRW - 11/11
In case you missed the EBFRW Alameda run Saturday, they invite you to visit them Saturday, November 11 at Lake Merritt. They meet at the Camron-Stanford House (1418 Lakeside Drive) for one or two laps around the lake or run the hills in the neighborhood. Join them for brunch afterward at the Lakeshore Cafe. Email Darlene at NERDGRRL65@YAHOO.COM if you'd like a ride from 19th Street BART station.

On The Horizon - Upcoming SFFR News/Events Beyond This Week

  • Halloween Party - 10/31
  • MARK YOUR CALENDARS: SFFR End of Year Party on December 2nd! More details to come

Have A Suggestion? Share It With The Board!
Tell us what we can improve or what fun event the club can put on or attend: email board@sffr.org with your ideas!

Enjoy your week!

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