The David Pain Distinguished Service Award: Jim Weed
The winner of the David Pain Award for Distinguished Service was Jim Weed
is one of the founders and on-going anchor rocks of our sport.
This year he
celebrates the 30th anniversary for his
"baby" the Rocky Mountain Masters Games.
is truly a pioneer of Masters Track and Field taking up the work soon after David Pain.
He is a former president of National Masters Track and Field and was very active nationally all through his earlier years until he was dealt a great economic blow, yet during his years of recovery from that crisis he continued his work in masters track and field.
He has been president of the Denver Track and Field club for many years and currently serves as its treasurer.
recently received the "Outstanding Leadership Award" from the Colorado Masters Track and Field Club