Golden Valley Harriers
GVH is a running club located in Davis, CA dedicated to promoting running in the community. Members come in all shapes and sizes—from elite ex-college runners to folks who are just starting to run and everything in between. The club is organized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations to the club are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our Tax ID# is 14-1841731.
Everyone and anyone is welcome to come out and run with us, but we appreciate a positive attitude. (Please note that our RRCA insurance requires that runners under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.)
GVH meets for workouts at Fleet Feet Sports, 615 2nd Street, Davis, CA (Map, Fleet Feet website). Group runs are on Tuesdays (5:45 pm), Thursdays (5:55 pm) and Saturdays (8 am). An informal group in GVH meets at the UC Davis track on Thursday mornings at 8 am. For more details, go to the Workouts and Events page.
Club Meeting Tues., Feb 12 after the workout, Village Pizza 4th & G. Back to Village Pizza for our first quarter update.
Shoe Donations will be accepted at the meeting - clean athletic shoes only, tied together and labeled mens/womens please.
7:15 Beer served
7:30 Pizza starts
7:45 Welcome - Mike
Christmas Party Post Report - Steve B, Brigette
Unofficial Beer Mile Report - Matt Young
Financial Update - End of year funds update, Craighton
New Endowment Fund Committee Goal, Steve L.
Email and Web Promotion Policy Explanation - Joachim, Mike
XC Race in August Update - Craighton
Open to the club for issues/comment
8:30 Wrap up
Davis Stampede Half Marathon, Sunday, Feb 24, Just a few spots left for pacers. Click the link below to check on available times!
WSER Cal 1 (mile 67) Aid Station Volunteers needed, June 29-30. Two shifts approximately 12:00-7:30pm and 7:00pm-2am. Space is limited to 10 volunteers per time slot, plus alternates. Check Ling-ru's email Jan. 28 or email her at email@example.com for info/to get on the list.
Fleet Feet is hosting a Track & Field event, Sunday, Feb. 17, 10 am - 1 pm, - check them out for discounts on spikes and trainers from 10 am to 1 pm that day. Track & Field athletes get a footwear discount during the season as well! Check FF Davis for more details.
USATF XC Race put on by GVH! The GVH Lagoon Valley Challenge is in the formative stage. Aug. 31 race with three races starting time tbd. This race is part of the Fall PAUSATF series which many GVH'ers have run over the years. NorCal centrally located Pena Adobe Park in Vacaville is the venue with a 5K course already determined. If you'd like to get on the committee let Craighton, Cristina, Chris D or Brendan know.
Group Purchase of GVH Gear (lightweight running hat on left and trucker's hat on right):
GVH'ers and friends of.... Caps above are now available for pre-sell.
Running Cap with white with charcoal trim, charcoal and black logo embroidery, $25 (Mid-Oct delivery)
Trucker Cap with black bill and mesh, with white foam front with navy and red logo, $20 (Sept delivery)
Payments via PayPal (if you are directed back to the page, the cap is sold out) or check (to GVH, indicate "Running" or "Trucker" Cap on your check) ....while supply lasts!
GVH workouts for the week: See the weekly e-mail from Brendan Ward and/or check the Weekly Workouts page.
2018 Membership: Membership information is at the link on the left margin or here.