Vail Daily letter: Successful event |

Vail Daily letter: Successful event

Many thanks to the businesses who work with and provide services to our community for their donation of time, merchandise and money to make this year’s Gypsum Daze 5K Run/Walk another success.

The following sponsors made this happen: Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture, Big Steve’s Towing, Vail Valley Jet Center and 811 Don’t Dig. Thanks to them for their donations.

Thanks also to our contributors who do so much to supply the prizes, goody bags and other items necessary to put on the event. Contributors include: Alpine Ambiance, Alpine Bank, Bravo! Vail, Costco, Creekside Grill, Duncan Car Wash, Sue Duncan, Eagle Valley Vision, Ferguson, Garden Center of Gypsum, Gypsum Creek Golf Course, Heidi’s Deli, Integra, Keller Williams Real Estate (Black Bear Partners, Joan and Barb), The Liquor Shop, Mac’s Liquor, Mane Street Hair Styling, Moe’s Barbecue, Napa Auto Parts, Ridley’s Market, Steve’s Barbecue, Town of Gypsum, USbank, Vail Recreation District (VRD), Vail Valley Jet Center, WECMRD (Gypsum Recreation Center), White Water Express Car Wash, Werks Auto and Diesel Repair and Yeti’s Grind.

We had another great group of volunteers this year. Thanks to volunteers Mike Esposito, Melissa Garvey, Ann Gilmer, Joan Harned, Tom Harned, Alice Jaramillo, Matt Jaramillo, Susie Keysor, David Medina, Kristen Medina, Maxine Medina, Tim O’Brien, Terry Thissen, Kay Small and the town of Gypsum staff and Public Works Department.

Thank you to the timing crew of Beth Pappas, Joel Rabinowitz and Nick Hancock from the Vail Recreation District who compiled the results so they were ready at the completion of the race.

We all had a great time putting on this race and hope everyone enjoyed it from the sponsors, contributors and volunteers to the runners and walkers who participated.

See you again next year.

Tom and Margaret Edwards

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