Friday, July 24, 2020

Gerry Donovan Memorial Scholarship 2020 recipient

Congratulations to Daniel Conway who is the recipient of the Gerry Donovan Memorial Scholarship for 2020. Daniel is the fifth winner of the scholarship which is awarded annually by the Nautilus Running Club in Gerry’s memory. Daniel is a runner, triathlete, volunteer and completing his studies in Applied Health and Services Research. Through his volunteer work with St. Patrick’s Mercy home, the L. A. Miller Centre and Easter Seals, Daniel gives back to the community in many ways. 

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the award could not be given out in person, but the entire club would like to virtually congratulate Daniel on his accomplishments. 

Friday, May 15, 2020

Gerry Donovan Memorial Scholarship

In memory of one of our founding members and long-time club supporter, we are pleased to introduce the Gerry Donovan Memorial Scholarship.

Gerry was a community leader in not only running but also triathlon, cycling, swimming and cross country skiing. He passed away after a battle with cancer in 2016.

This $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a post-secondary student who shares Gerry's passion and dedication to sport, and is active as a sport community volunteer.

CLICK HERE for more information and guidelines. Application deadline for 2020 is June 15, 2020. 

Past winners include
  • Jonathan Slaney (2019)
  • Melissa Tobin (2018)
  • Nicklas Dolomont (2017)
 Pictured is last years scholarship recipient Jonathan Slaney receiving his cheque from Past President David Cooper.

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Nautilus Running Club is postponing  the Harbour Front 10 KM race as part of community action to limit and reduce the spread of COVID-19. A full refund will be issued to current registrants. If possible Nautilus Running Club will be looking at rescheduling the event for later in the year. Please stay safe during this difficult time.