What is Couple of The Year (COY) All About

The Couple of the Year Program began as a way to honor couples at the local level, and to select enthusiastic duos to serve as ambassadors and spokespersons for GWRRA.  Being selected as your Chapter Couple of the Year is an HONOR bestowed on a deserving couple who has shown dedication and commitment to their Chapter!! 

The Couple Of the Year (COY) program focuses on couples having fun.  A full Couple Of the Year program manual can down loaded by clicking  HERE

If couples choose to advance from Chapter to District and to Region they are required to fill in a
Resume of their experiences. To see the Resume Form click HERE




 Scott & Linda Gresak  - 2016 / 2017 Texas District Couple of the Year

Being married for the past 26 yrs. Scott and Linda originally met in Conroe Texas and have been residents of The Woodlands TX since 1990. They have a daughter, Lauren, who is currently going for her Bachelorís Degree at Sam Houston State University. Scott has worked for United Recovery Systems for 26 years as a Division Manager only to be out done by Linda who has been at Houston Area Research Center over the past 30 years.

After watching their families have all the fun (as both parents are Chapter T participants), Linda's father, the late Jimmy Parneil took them both to Mitchel Trikes in Gatesville to look at a trike,The rest is history, as a purchase was agreed to on that day and picked up shortly, thereafter. It took less than a month to meet their eventual friends and extended family from Chapter M2 out of Spring, Texas.

Their travels include all Texas District Conventions (minus 1) since joining GWRRA in 2007, With their friends by their side, they have been as far South as Padre Island, as far East as Carolina, as far North as Montana and as far as Arizona to the West. In their travels, they have been lucky enough to experience such motorcycle treasures as The Beartooth Pass, Tail of the Dragon, Arkansas Dragon, The Three Sisters, The Cherohala Skyway, The Blue Ridge Parkway. The Pig Trail, Natchez Trace Parkway, Push Mountain Road, Scenic Hwy 7 and the Million Dollar Hwy.

 

Here are the 2017 Chapter Couples / Individuals Of the Year
Chapter G Couple
Ray & Linda Willis
Chapter H Couple
Mike & Natalie Sykos
Chapter J Couple Jim & Dorothy Thompson
Chapter J Individual Mike Pierson
Chapter K2 Couple Curtis & Dale Tondre
Chapter K2 Individual Donna Wilson
Chapter M2 Couple
Andy & Claudia Woodard
Chapter O Couple
Hubert & Linda Jackson
Chapter R Couple
Dan & Donna Rymarz
Chapter S2 Couple
Robert Linda Althaus
Chapter T Couple
Dan & Peggy Thacker
Chapter T2 Couple
Randy & Terri Coahran
 Chapter U Couple
Rick & Pat Kendrick
Chapter U Individual
Tom Hendricks