From the Desk of the President

Last year I mentioned change was in the air and soon it will happen. Beginning Saturday, March 30, the Lincoln Track Club will kick off the running season with the Tabitha Miles for Meals 10-Mile Run, accompanied by a 5K and the first Kids’ Grand Prix run. The start and finish are at 28th and…

LTC Receives the Trail Boss Award from the GPTN

Presented by Dena Noe, president of the Great Plains Trails Network, and Gary Bentrup, GPTN fundraising chair and part of the awards committee The GPTN Trail Blazer award is a very significant award given sparingly for outstanding contributions to the long-range development of trails. The recipient—an individual, organization, or corporation—could be nominated by an award…

Trails Report by Parks Coble

This past winter has been one for the record books. Fortunately one major trail project was completed just in the nick of time—the Murdock Trail rebuild. Formerly only a limestone trail that was not cleared of snow in the winter, it was redone as a side-by-side trail—a limestone trail (which runners like) with a paved…

LTC Distinguished Service Award: Steve Loftis

Every runner appreciates the significance of numbers. They denote distance, pace, PRs, streaks, start-line times, goals, followers on Strava, and qualifying standards. We fixate over them, strive for new ones, and often define success by them. As a lifelong runner and professional bean counter, Steve Loftis understands the importance of numbers, both on and off…