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South Florida State Representative - Don Nelson

After settling in the Keys with his wife Maryann, Don became connected with a group of runners that would travel upstate to compete in some of the earlier marathons and half marathons in Florida. Realizing that Key West needed a running club and races of its own, he helped to organize the Key West Southernmost Runners, with the help of the RRCA. Soon, he began attending RRCA Conventions, where the knowledge he learned on topics like organizing events and certifying courses helped the club to thrive. In 2002, Don became the South Florida State Rep. During his time with the RRCA, Don has helped to grow membership in South Florida by over 50%, and he is a regular fixture at State Championship events. Don is a strong promoter of South Florida youth running, and has helped obtain a Kids Run the Nation Grant for the Sugarloaf Sharks Running Club. For all of his efforts, Don was recognized as the 2012 RRCA Outstanding State Representative of the Year.



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