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Are you a current paid-up member of VCTC?
Yes & I'm all paid up!
How Long have you been a VCTC member, not counting just the website?
6 5 years
Where are you from originally?
France
Where do you live now?
Yonkers
Relationship Status?
Married
Do you have any children?
no
What's your favorite running shoe?
saucony size 14
What do you do? What's your profession, what do you do all day?
Graphic Designer, Illustrator, animator
Hobbies?
animation, film, eating
Pet Peeve?
Snobs
Running PR's List them Here from 100meters to 100miles!
Only ones worth mentioning is half marathon at 1.58
How did you get into running?
wife
Year's you've been running?
5
What's your favorite race(s)?
VCTC 5K
Most memorable performance(s) and why?
Queens half marathon. Fun race. Legs held up well
Running hero's?
How about athletic hero. Alberto Tomba. Italian slalom skiier.
Why do you run?
It is a creative act. most of the time
What do you consider yourself, The Tortoise, or The Hare?
I am for sure the Tortoise
Future goals?
marathon and then never doing another one.
Any last words? Suggestions to the club admin?
This is a wonderful club with fine, generous people that actually care about each other. It is as close (or better) to family

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Leonard Lopate Show

Hi Everyone,

While listening to Leonard Lopate talk about the marathon, I decided to post a comment on his show page. Low and behold he read out my comment in its entirety. Go 20:40 in and you will hear about Lou from Yonkers. I was giddy.
Download the MP3 and zoom to 20:40. Then, listen to the whole thing. It is pretty neat

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Posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:53pm — 1 Comment

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At 8:43pm on August 30, 2010, Arnold Gore said…
Hi Lou,
A friend of mine is putting on this interesting race in Blooking Grove,Upstate New York near Rock Hill, only a little shorter, which we did last winter. Could you post it and link to it on our website
Thanks,
Arnie
Run for the Animals 7K
www.runfortheanimals.org


Sunday October 31, 2010: 7th Annual Run/Walk for the Animals 7K Walkers start at 9:15, runners start at 10:00. Fieldstone Plaza, Route 94, Blooming Grove, Ny 10914. Pre-register by October 23. Adults $20, Students $15. After October 23 and race day all $25. Join us for our 7th annual event. The course features rolling hills and a downhill finish. The Bella Luna Ristorante staff will provide a delicious post-race meal to all participants. ($5 for non-participants). DJ Honeybee will supply music for all tastes. A custom long-sleeve T-shirt will be given to the first 200 participants. Finish-line timing and scoring by Fast Finishes. On-line race results will be posted on CoolRunning.com. Kim Carlson-Dimitri, LMT will provide post-race massage and consultation. All proceeds, after expenses, will be donated to the Humane Society of Blooming Grove (humanesocietybg.org). On-line registration available at active.com. Contact information: Emil Barbosa bargun99@msn.com or 845 895-2893.
At 9:20pm on May 27, 2010, Colleen McMahon said…
Hi Lou! I sent you an email with my resume attached- I sent it to the email address that was on the member directory- I hope thats the right one! Thank you!! Colleen
At 10:42am on April 7, 2010, Robert B. said…
Everyone is Welcome
A K.O.S. Panel Discussion
Moderated by James Romaine

The New York Center for Art and Media Studies
44 W28th Street, New York, NY 10001
April 8th 2010, 7:30-8:30pm

New York, January 18, 2010—The New York Center for Art and Media Studies (NYCAMS) is pleased to announce Everyone is Welcome: A K.O.S. Panel Discussion. This panel will be held on April 8th 2010, from 7:30 to 8:30pm at The New York Center for Art and Media Studies. This panel is being organized in conjunction with the exhibition Everyone is Welcome: A K.O.S. Showcase, February 19th-April 9th, 2010. The exhibition features the work of K.O.S. artists Angel Abreu, Wesley Martin Berg, Robert Branch, Daniel Bocatto, Daniel Castillo, Ala Ebtekar, George Garces, Nelson Ricardo Savinon, Steven Vega, Benjamin Volta, and Bryce Zackery.

Since 1981, members of K.O.S. have collaborated with artist and educator Tim Rollins. Their collaboratively produced art is in the permanent collection of more than eighty museums and has been the subject of more than one hundred solo exhibitions. The art of Tim Rollins and K.O.S. is currently on view a traveling retrospective, organized by the Tang Museum, at the Frye Art Museum. The exhibition is accompanied by a catalog published by MIT Press.

Over the past three decades, many members of K.O.S. have continued to produce and exhibit independently created art. The remarkable quality and diversity of this work disproves any suggestion that there is a “K.O.S.-style.” Everyone is Welcome: A K.O.S. Showcase is the first exhibition devoted exclusively to the work of current and former members of K.O.S.

Nice meeting you lo


For more information contact:
New York Center for Art and Media Studies
44 West 28th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
212 213 8052
At 10:42am on April 7, 2010, Robert B. said…
I'm just going to post her in the comment field below.
At 10:40am on April 7, 2010, Robert B. said…
Nice meeting yesterday... I'm emailing you the info for my gallery talk and closing tomorrow tonight.

Robert
At 10:58pm on November 30, 2009, Dominic said…
Dude: You wrote the best Marathon article in the history of VCTC newsletters (dating back to 1560). Seriously,, I enjoyed that Francaise cigarette comment and the whole surreal, happy-go-lucky, experience of your run. Not too shabby for a guy that just knows how to draw cartoons.
I'm used to articles that sound like this. Mile 2 good, Mile 3 very good, 4, bad, 5, very very bad...
At 10:49am on November 15, 2009, Rachel M Kimber said…
hi lou - video of dawn on 1st ave by random spectators! pretty cool ... or creepy (they were pretty random filmers)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Z1Uda5ik2M&feature=related
just before 4:30 minute mark
At 5:03pm on October 15, 2009, Jeff Powell said…
I love it your goal: "marathon and then never doing another one." I have the same feeling. I ran NYC in 2005 and was so miserable from mile 21 on that I said to myself "never doing this again". The half is enough for me. I've so far stuck to that although there is a slight temptation to try it again.
 
 
 

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