Decorah Human Powered Trails
Monthly Meeting Minutes
January 11th, 2011
******** Volga Snow Moblie Trail Ride: Sunday, January 16th from Oneota River Cycles @ 10:30 a.m.**********
Yearly Election Results:
- Motion made by Kirk to keep present officer in for additional term, as well as to combine the positions of Secretary and Treasurer.
President: Jesse Reyerson
Vice President: Doug Osborn
Secretary & Treasurer: Trevor Rockwell
2011 Events Schedule
- Pugsley World Championships: February 26th
- 21st Annual Decorah Time Trials: May 1st
o Deke will pursue different giveaway options for Time Trials instead of t-shirt
§ Water Bottles
- Dirtburger- June 10th –June 12th
o Make more official with organized rides and events
o Bucketball World Championships again?????
- Decorah Night Shift Race: Oct. 22nd
Communication of Schedule and DHPT Organization
- Business Cards- Purchased with DHPT Funds
- DHPT Blog and Bike Decorah Website
- BikeIowa Website, Other Websites?????
- Bandanas, Hats, Water Bottles
- Water Bottles are being looked into and probably will be pursued
- DHPT Logo changed to include Pugsley Wheel at beginning and pushing other logos down one.
Sponsors being pursued for 2011 Trail Sponsorship
- Previous years sponsors
o Bank of the West, Java Johns, T’Bocks, Toppling and Goliath, West Side Dental, Edward Jones and Associates, Oneota River Cycles, Decorah Bicycles
o Possible Sponsors to Pursue: Hovden Oil, Kelly Regan Chiropractic, Color Graphics, Wicks Construction, Featherlite, Team Rehab, Oneota Physical Therapy,
o Any other suggested sponsors to pursue, please email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jesse.
- Iowa Bike Summit at end of January. Find out different grants out there to report at February meeting.
- Need to create budget reports for 2011 months to help with obtaining grants
- Tow $$ for possible trailer purchase?
- Items Pursuing with possible grant money
o Landing and Bridge @ East end of River Trail
o Mobile Trailer for Trail Equipment
o Trail Maintenance Position Funding
o High Dollar GPS for mapping our trails and other trails that are visited
DHPT Google Maps Account
- Deke has GPS units that he would like people to take when riding @ various other trails to help
- Hope to make DHPT hub for Midwest mountain bike and off-road maps
- Maps are being kept private and not in the public domain
- Send Deke and GPS files if you have a GPS unit of your own
February 2011 Agenda
- Trail Sponsors
- Trail Maintenance Position- WHO???
- Pugsley World Championships
- Decorah Time Trials 2011
- GPS Unit Info Session- How to???
- DHPT Funds Report- What do we have?