Club Northwest

Meeting Minutes

December 12th 2005



Club Northwest Office

6310 NE 74th Street

Seattle, WA


Attendance: Board

T.P. Shelley Neal, Nick Fleming, Steve ĎHatzí Hatzenbeler and Phil Finger


Guests: Brad Hooper, Tom Cotner, and William Emerson



Martin Rudow of Northwest Runner

Brian Oster of ProMotion Events

Chuck Bartlett of Chuckit and Club Northwestís Team Manager



Meeting called to order late at 7:54 P.M. as we waited for a quorum that never materialized.


Minutes: Nick Fleming

Minutes from November were available but could not be voted on.†††


Financial Report:

  • Bill was in Los Vegas
  • Bill reported to Brian that we have $5,900 in checking

Northwest Runner Report: Martin Rudow

  • Martin and Chuck will be going to the Runner Network annual meeting in January
  • Lots of active at the booth during the Harris Direct Seattle Marathon expo, thanks to all that help Martin out.
  • Projection for 2006 Martin will have at the February meeting
  • Races that advertise in NorthwestRunner seem to do well
  • We were unable to discuss Martinís insurance plan


Events, Membership/Pro-Motion: Brian Oster

  • RESO run January 1st with a 10:30 start time
  • We need to talk about the Spring Break Open
  • Club Northwest fees will be going up sometime in the spring of 2006




        Our team did well at the USATF Club Nationals with the open womanís team placing 6th Menís open placing 16th Masterís Womenís placing 1st we did not field an Masterís Menís team.

        Chuck will meet with Brooks next week for contract talk

        We will also have a New Balance offer next week

        Chuck may call it quits as our team manager his contract runs though the end of 2005

        Brad Hooper was at this meeting to discuss funding for tri-athletes and what do we provide for this sport, we did have some information in the 1997, someone will find what was voted on then.



New Business:

  • T.P. and Nick will start with a bi-monthly Saturday run from our offices here at Sand Point. This will be designed for the slowest amongst the Club Northwest members.
  • We may owe William Emerson $300.00 or so from some 2003 and 2004 entry fees



  • No motions could be taken as we did not have a quorum.

Meeting was adjourned at 9:10 P.M.


Respectfully submitted by Nick Fleming, Secretary