Minutes from the November 1, 2020  Meeting for Winter Running

1.         Selection of name
A.         Many excellent choices including White Out, Nightmare Before Easter, Drift, Beta Lambda Beta, Erik Ringo  
         Cult, Cold N 19, Winter Crew, License to Chill, S.I.C. Runners, D.R.I.F.T., No Guts/No Glory, Blizzard 2.0, etc.

B.        Final Selection:  WINTER WARRIORS

C.        Logo:  Everyone will bring a potential WINTER WARRIOTS logo to the next meeting for a vote

2.         Next Meeting Sunday, November 8              3:30 PM OUTDOORS at Tommy Nielson's
                                                                             Bring a lawn chair

3.         Covid Concerns
A.         Everything that we plan will need to be made based on COVID safety.
B.        Outdoor activities will be best, but care will still be needed (masks & social distancing)
C.        Indoor activities will need to be avoided
D.        Barns/garages/shelters with open sides or open doors will be best for “indoor” activities

4.        FOCUS of Winter Warriors
A.         Healthy guys will work hard & Unhealthy guys will get healthy
B.        Commitment required of members:  
                   3 Practices per week until EXAMS are finished.
                   4 Practices per week after EXAMS are finished
                   Guys that have other ongoing obligations will receive an official waiver
C.        Culture:  Create a culture of BONDING and strengthen our bond & team unity.
          Set the team up for success for cross country and track season
        Get better as a team
        Like the summer, but more fun

5.         Ideas in no particular order.  Not vetted for Covid Yet.
White elephant run                Capture the Flag in the Dark                End of Winter Banquet
Ice Skate                                Snowball fight                                       Igloo Carving
Scavenger Hunt                       More timed runs                                  Sled Down & Run Up Hill
Beat Up Smith’s Van                Game Night/Poker Night                      12/12 or 24/24
Glow Stick Run                        Snowman Building Competition             Shirt & Tie Olive Garden
Up North Cabin                        Winter Running Patch                           Sky Zone
Team Tournament                   Air Soft or Paintball                               Cross Training Circuits
Go Cart Racing                        Sledding                                               Broomball

6.        Upcoming Agenda
        Select a Logo
        Put activities on a calendar (this will be difficult because of COVID unknowns)
        End of Season Awards
        Plan October 13
       Hash out a weekly training schedule
       Levels of Membership
       Other Activities
       Other Ideas
Agenda carried over from November 1 Meeting
1.        What ideas do you have?   Share before we start.
•        We are the South Lyon High School Men's Cross Country Team.  
•        We represent all that is good about our school, our team, and ourselves.
•        We are accepted into a family of boys and a lifelong band of brothers.  As strong individuals, we choose to
create a legacy of hard work, positive attitude, and team unity.
•        Running is our unifying purpose.  We do it not because it is easy, but because it is hard.  We run on this team
to show the power of our minds, bodies, and souls.
•        United at Heart. United to Inspire. United for Victory.
•        As brothers we run.

2.         What do you want to get out of the winter athletically?    Socially?    What else?

3.        Structure of our meetings?    Where  When   How Often   Required   Core Group & Others   Social Structure  
Leadership

Minutes from the November 1, 2020  Meeting for Winter Running

1.         Selection of name
A.         Many excellent choices including White Out, Nightmare Before Easter, Drift, Beta Lambda Beta, Erik Ringo
Cult, Cold N 19, Winter Crew, License to Chill, S.I.C. Runners, D.R.I.F.T., No Guts/No Glory, Blizzard 2.0, etc.

B.        Final Selection:  WINTER WARRIORS

C.        Logo:  Everyone will bring a potential WINTER WARRIOTS logo to the next meeting for a vote

2.         Next Meeting Sunday, November 8              3:30 PM  in Tom Nielson’s Barn

3.         Covid Concerns
A.         Everything that we plan will need to be made based on COVID safety.
B.        Outdoor activities will be best, but care will still be needed (masks & social distancing)
C.        Indoor activities will need to be avoided
D.        Barns/garages/shelters with open sides or open doors will be best for “indoor” activities

4.        FOCUS of Winter Warriors
A.         Healthy guys will work hard & Unhealthy guys will get healthy
B.        Commitment required of members:  
3 Meetings per week until EXAMS are finished.       4 Meetings per week after EXAMS are finished
Guys that have other ongoing obligations will receive an official waiver
C.         Culture:  Create a culture of BONDING and strengthen our bond & team unity.
          Set the team up for success for cross country and track season
          Get better as a team
          Like the summer, but more fun

5.         Ideas in no particular order.  Not vetted for Covid Yet.
White elephant run                Capture the Flag in the Dark                End of Winter Banquet           Christmas
Pancakes
Ice Skate                        Snowball fight                                Igloo Carving
Scavenger Hunt                        More timed runs                                Sled Down & Run Up Hill
Beat Up Smith’s Van                Game Night/Poker Night                        12/12 or 24/24
Glow Stick Run                        Snowman Building Competition                Shirt & Tie Olive Garden
Up North Cabin                        Winter Running Patch                        Sky Zone
Team Tournament                Air Soft or Paintball                        Cross Training Circuits
Go Cart Racing                        Sledding                                        Broomball

6.        Upcoming Agenda
Select a Logo                                Put activities on a calendar (this will be difficult because of COVID unknowns)
End of Season Awards                        Spirit Wear
Plan October 13                                Other Activities
Hash out a weekly training schedule               Other Ideas
Levels of Membership