SMAC Annual Meeting

Sunday, January 8, 2017 (6 p.m.) at the Courtyard Marriott

SMAC Annual Meeting

The SMAC Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, January 8, 2017
at the Courtyard Marriott, 423 Russell St. (Route 9) in Hadley, MA

All past, present, and future SMAC members are invited.
A buffet dinner will be provided by the Marriott courtesy of SMAC. Activities will include:
-- a fun run on the 10-Miler race route* in the morning (10 a.m.)
-- schmoozing with your fellow runners
-- presentation of this year's Most Outstanding Runner and Most Improved Runner Awards
-- voting in of the 2017 Board of Directors

*For those who want to run the 10-Miler race route, please meet at 10:00 a.m. at the location of the race start at Amherst Regional High School.

10:00 a.m. Anyone who wants to do a practice run on the 10-Miler Race route meet at Amherst Regional High School.
The All-Comers Indoor Track Meet will take place from 1-5 p.m. at Smith College in Northampton.

5:00 p.m. Anyone who wants to arrive early to just schmooze and talk about running is welcome to arrive at the Marriott anytime after 5 p.m.
(Meeting is expected to conclude at approximately 9:00 p.m.)

ALL SMAC members – past, present, and future – are welcome and encouraged to come celebrate a great year of running and enjoy some great food courtesy of SMAC!!! Spouses/partners/friends who are not members are also welcome and encouraged to attend, but we may need to ask that you make a small contribution to help cover the cost of the meal.

Questions?? Please contact Donna Utakis at or 413-461-5132.

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