Great Lake Sport Car Club Monthly Meeting Minutes

3/7/2019 | Meeting called to order by Brandon Bockrath at 7:11pm

In Attendance

Brandon Bockrath, Randy Brehmer, Dick Eisemann, Glenn Farrell, Matt Gerdisch, Andy Gesch, Tera Gesch, Gary Glojek, Mark Greenisen, James Hilyer, Mark Langer, Alex Langer, Steve Mente, Gary Pusch, Jim Radmann, Paul Rembas, Rick Rollo, Jeff Trudell, Bruce Volbrecht, Daryl Wessel, David Wessel, Lauren Wessel, new member Ken Watry, Bob Wagner.

Approval of Minutes

Febuary meeting minutes Approved.

Treasury and Membership Report

Matt Gerdisch reports a stable treasury to date. Did not include money from the banquet.

74 members, 49 have renewed for 2019

Board of Directors Report

The breakdown of last months BOD meeting is as follows:

  • 2019 budget was approved
  • Sanction fees will be the same
  • NA tires and Racequip will be returning sponsors and possibly adding Black amour helmets and Zamp.
  • Confirmed Autobahn event, HSAX only, for July 20th
  • 2019 preliminary schedule released

April 27th, 28th Drivers school and first W2W race at Blackhawk Farms Raceway

May 25th, 26th, 27th at Blackhawk Farms Raceway

July 5th, 6th, 7th at Blackhawk farms Raceway

July 20th at Autobahn Country Club

August 23rd, 24th, 25th at Milwaukee Mile

September 28th, 29th at Road America

October 19th, 20th at Blackhawk Farms Raceway

  • Still discussing removing medical requirement for licenses, and Still waiting on insurance company for rates for the season.
  • Updates to driver safety from the competition board, everything needs to be SFI or FIA rated HANS devices will be required these rule changes to be in effect for the 2020 season, some unnecessary language was deleted for clothing and for belts in the GSR.

Midwestern Council still needs some positions filled for the season

Chief of impound

Chief of safety

Race staff Director

Formula Chair

Old Business

Thanks to everyone who made it out to the banquet

Our top five membership points winners were David Wessel, Lauren Wessel, Bruce Volbrect, Paul Rembas and John Erwin, Brandon Bockrath

Member of the year was Paul Rembas

Driver of the year was Tazio Stefanelli

Autocross driver of the year was Brandon Bockrath

Daryl Wessel earned our newly minted Elmer and Pauline Goertz sprit award.

Race Committee Report

Race committee just had their first meeting, regarding our event at the Milwaukee mile we will have a similar set up as last year with the addition of a test and tune on Friday.

New Business

Website updates, and progress.

We had a couple new members show up and introduce themselves. Ken Watry from Fredonia, he bought a Camaro from Tim McCarter and plans to hopefully race with us this year. And Rich Weaver who is a instructor for PCA and looking to get his W2W license.

Next Meeting

4/4/2019, Machine Shed restaurant, 7:00pm

Motion to adjourn was made at 7:51 p.m. and was passed unanimously.

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