Club News - Low Desert Roadrunners

BEEP BEEP BULLETIN

Kathy’s News September – October 2021

Greetings fellow walkers Are you Walking?  Are you staying Healthy? I hope to see you at our upcoming events. We… as a club continue to face many challenges of keeping our awesome sport active. You can help by keeping your membership current and showing up for our monthly theme walks, year rounds, and traditional events. We can do this together.

Save these Dates:

Remembering September 11th ….club group walk in Newport Beach/Balboa Island /Cross Channel View. Meet at Start Point 8:30 am or earlier to sign up.  Self guided is available

September 23rd ….AVA Big Give for 2021 Walk Long Stay Strong. Ava.org click on Donate at top right. Without AVA America’s Walking Club there would be no state clubs, no LDR.

October 1-3 California Volkssport Convention (CVA) in Sacramento. 3 interesting Walks/meeting.

October 16th LDR Traditional Zombie Walk…one day event in Riverside. Look for the Zombie jeep at Start Table. Costumes preferred. Rain or shine the Zombies will appear. See flyer.

All of our YR walks except Claremont Hills have been renewed for 2022.

So please Show Up and keep our walks and other club walks active. See Ya on the trail

Keep On Walking!!! Your Fearless Leader Kathy

 

PAST EVENTS

Annual LDR Meeting: A Big Thank You to Maureen and Gary Carlson for hosting our 2nd Annual members meeting, lunch and water day in Canyon Lake.

Thanks also to all who attended. Meeting went well.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

REMEMBER TO COME JOIN US ON THE UPCOMING DATES!!!!

 

REMEMBER THOSE LIVES LOST

Saturday September 11th Meet 7:45am Pavilions Supermarket located @ 1000 Bayside Dr. Newport Beach ** One of the walks requires a Ferry Ride to the Peninsula ($1.50 each way total of $3.00) please have exact change ready to hand the crew for each trip. Enjoy your 5K/10K

BRING YOUR BOOKS IF THEY ARE TO BE STAMPED

 

CVA Convention

October 1-3  California Volkssport Convention (CVA) in Sacramento/Folsom

3 interesting Walks/meeting.  Flyer has been attached just in case you need a pre-registration form. ** Must be received by September 17th 2021

 

ZOMBIE WALK

ZOMBIE WALK – October 16th Meet at Ryan Bonamino Park located @5000 Tequesquite Ave Riverside Ca.

Walk starts registration from 8am to 11am return by 2pm. Group walks start at 8:30am Another Awesome Traditional Walk.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING PLENTY OF WATER AND SUNSCREEN

Bob Gebo – Green Valley Gators: Walks to enjoy

Crestline

Cherry Valley

Tehachapi Loop & Cesar Chavez National Monument

Both location in Keene Ca. Remote Registration check with POC

Redlands Downtown – ***Please Note **YMCA in Redlands is NOW ALSO OPEN on Sunday from 1-5pm

Redlands Palms & Palaces

Redlands – Westside

 

Editors Notes

UPCOMING CLUB WALKS:

We have THEME WALKS planned for the next few months. Your choices are Guided or Self Guided. We hope you will join us!!

 

Covid19 regulations have changed and more restrictions being lifted. Those that have asked about carpooling in the past please reach out to other members in the group that may be doing a walk you are interested in or even offer your own services as a Designated Driver for the day.

 

Payment Options for Renewal your current membership

    

  We now have 2 options that you can use to renew your membership!!!

  1. To renew your membership, please make your check payable to the Low Desert Roadrunners. Membership dues are $10.00 for individuals and families.

Mail your checks to: Maureen Carlson 30268 Gulf Stream Drive Canyon Lake Ca. 92587

  1. We now have the ability to send you an invoice via email. There will be an additional .50 cent processing fee added to the total Membership Fee $10.50. It is actually cheaper than using a stamp

 

We are also looking into other processing banking options. We will keep you posted on what we find out

 

                                        LOOK WHO’S WALKING

NAME EVENTS NAME DISTANCE
Kathy Cole 30 Jo Billman 1000
Jo Billman 100 Theresa Peppers 1000
Theresa Peppers 175    
Bob Gley 575    
Bob Gebo 3500    
       
       
       

 

 

Membership News

 

Renewing Members into 2021       New Members 2021  

Bob Gebo Susan Gonzales
Mary Brooks Denise Johnson
Kathy Cole Vance Newquist
Patrica Shallenberger

Membership due in May 2021        Past Due since Jan 2020

Chris Burns***PAST DUE

Joan Holzborn Mar
Esmarelda Demico Aug
Birdie Fountain Aug
   

Membership Due in June

Membership due in August
 
Bruce & Melissa Ward – PAST DUE Gail Atwood  
John & Linda Overton – PAST DUE Kathy Bailey  
Dana Farrell  
Lifan Su  

Membership in July 2021

Bob & Debbie Gley  
Gary & Maureen Carlson – PAST DUE Vernon Kennermer  

Dawn Schultz – PAST DUE

Carl Morton  
Lori Williams  
   
Membership Due in September 2021
Membership Due in October 2021
 
Vickie Clawson Sue Obradovitz  
Florence Richards Kathy Bundy  
Marianne Zanzig Dottie & Larry Schwieger  
Marie Walker Debbie Becker  
Gaydosh Family Nancy Joslyn  
Terrie Garcia Linda Garrison  
Beatrice McKelvin  

 

Low Desert Roadrunner officers

President – Kathy Bundy (951) 218-3755 bunznkatz7@gmail.com

Vice President – Bob Gebo (951) 924-2208

Secretary – Kathy Cole (951) 551-9723 kcole176@gmail.com

Treasurer – Jo Billman (951) 492-1461 lowdesertroadrunners@gmail.com

Membership – Maureen Carlson (909) 227-5319 lowdesertroadrunners@gmail.com

WebMaster – Simon Cooper

  

LDR YEAR ROUND WALKS

Here is a list of Year Round Events you can do at your leisure.  Big Bear walks have been added as SEASONAL and are NOW AVAILABLE with physical box and online registration @ava.Org. We encourage you to get out and enjoy the great outdoors and take a leisurely stroll at anytime whether it is, the beach, the ocean, the desert or even the mountains.

GET OUT AND BREATHE THAT FRESH AIR!!!

We have started to add more of our walks online. We have 1 San Diego walk now setup for online registration. We hope to have most or all of them completed for on-line registration by the end of the year.

Any questions please text or call and leave a message with Kathy Bundy at (951) 218-3755

******RED ASTRIC indicates BOX or Binder may still be with POC ******

LDR Year Round Walks  & we’ve added “Theme Walks” that can be done with or without a guide.

 

September

Newport Beach – Remember Those Lives Lost – Saturday 9/11/2021 Theme walk…

 20 years ago on this day (9/11/2001)

    San Diego – Choose from Harbor, Waterfront & Old Town
    Dana Point
Murrieta/Santa Rosa Plateau
Carlsbad
Redondo Beach
San Clemente
    Laguna Niguel
Wildomar

October

    Laguna Beach
ZOMBIE WALK – Traditional Walk on Saturday 10/16/2021 walk starts @8:30am
Wildomar
San Diego – Waterfront
Oceanside
San Diego – Old Town
Dana Point
Crestline

November

Murrieta
****Palm Springs – 2 choices Park Walk or Celebrity Walk*** Still with POC
****Claremont Village ** Still with POC
Carlsbad
Whitewater – ONLINE Registration Only- Check weather forecast/Cond.
TURKEY TROT – Saturday November 13th
San Diego – Harbor
Redondo Beach

 

For online Start Locations Call, txt or email Kathy Bundy. You can also find this information on the lowdesertroadrunners.org website under the tab “Year Round Walk” on home page