2012/Workgroups/Recreational

Recreational Activities

Any recreational / social activities are listed here.

Hike Sunshine Peak

Members: Alexander Neckar, Heather Bell, Magdalena Kogutowska, Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi, Mathis Richter, Nai Ding, Nils Peters, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Tatyana Sharpee, Siddharth Rajaram, Thomas Murray, Terry Stewart, Yulia Sandamirskaya

Kids in Telluride

Members: Edmund Lalor, Malcolm Slaney

Bringing you kids? Subscribe here!

This is for attendees bringing kids to Telluride. Organize group activities. Play and educational opportunities. Anything useful for parents.

July 4th Parade

Members: Sadique Sheik

The great american holiday - US independence day - is upon us the second Monday of the workshop. All of us neuromorphs will be marching in the town parade. Sign up here if you have any ideas about what we should do/dress as.

T-Shirt Contest

Members: Christian Brandli, Frederic Broccard, Garrick Orchard

Upload your ideas for a T-shirt to this web page. The winner of this contest will get a free T-shirt of their creation.

Skits

Members:

A skit (or theatrical sketch) is a short comedic play. In the past, participants have used these at the final dinner to poke fun at or highlight various quirks of neuromorphic engineering/engineers, the workshop organizers, or the workshop itself. The organizers are always well prepared for this.

Poker

Members: Adrian KC Lee, Christian Brandli, Claire Chamers, Christoph Maier, Giacomo Indiveri, Jeffrey Pompe, Jonathan Tapson, Matthew Runchey, Nabil Imam, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Siddharth Rajaram, Thomas Murray, Tobi Delbruck, Yulia Sandamirskaya

This active group will self-organize on momentary notice to play holdem, 7-27, omaha-8s and so forth.

Volleyball

Members: Adrian KC Lee, Christoph Maier, Giacomo Indiveri, Garrick Orchard, Kevin Mazurek, Matthew Runchey, Nabil Imam, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Jennifer Hasler, Sadique Sheik, Sergio Davies, Siddharth Rajaram, Sudarshan Ramenahalli, Thomas Murray, Tobi Delbruck, Theodore Yu

We'll meet for beach volleyball at the town park, at the end of Colorado Ave. toward Bridal Veil falls. See wiki:2012/TellTips#TownGrayGooseBus for the free bus schedule.

Tennis

Members: Edmund Lalor, Mathis Richter, Siddharth Rajaram, Tobi Delbruck

Tennis courts are near the volleyball in the town park. See wiki:2012/TellTips#TownGrayGooseBus for the free bus schedule.

Soccer

Members: Alexander Neckar, Garrick Orchard, Jeffrey Pompe, Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi, Nils Peters, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Thomas Murray

On Tuesdays and Thursdays the locals play soccer at the town park, at the end of Colorado Ave. toward Bridal Veil falls. We can also organize our own games.

Swimming

Members: Asha Gopinathan, Christian Brandli, Christoph Maier, Jeffrey Pompe, Magdalena Kogutowska, Mathis Richter, Nils Peters, Yulia Sandamirskaya

Anyone fancy swimming? Telluride pool is in Town Park - it is outdoor and heated. There is a lunchtime session 12-1pm which might work out or else on weekends it is 12-12pm or 1-5pm. It costs $4 a session.

Basketball

Members: Edmund Lalor, Heather Bell, Nabil Imam, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Tobi Delbruck, Theodore Yu

Mountain Biking

Members: Alexander Neckar, Christoph Maier, Bert Shi, Jonathan Tapson, Magdalena Kogutowska, Nils Peters, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Sadique Sheik, Siddharth Rajaram, Tobi Delbruck

There are excellent places for beginner and advanced mountain biking just next to Telluride and also in the slickrock country about an hour's drive away. Several people have gotten broken bones, faces etc so watch it!

Workshop Photographers

Members: Asha Gopinathan, Christoph Maier, Giacomo Indiveri, Matthew Runchey, Sergio Davies

Sign up here if you are taking pictures in the Workshop or want to see all the amazing shots of our photographers! The photographers will create a common gallery (see page for details).

Whitewater rafting

Members: Christian Brandli, Claire Chamers, Frederic Broccard, Jeffrey Pompe, Kevin Mazurek, Matthew Runchey, Nils Peters, Michael Pfeiffer, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Tatyana Sharpee, Siddharth Rajaram, Thomas Murray, Yulia Sandamirskaya

We may try to get together a group of people to go white water rafting.

Ultimate Frisbee

Members: Alexander Neckar, Christoph Maier, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Sadique Sheik, Thomas Murray, Theodore Yu

We have a disc and a field, what more needs to be said?

Music

Members: Adrian KC Lee, Christoph Maier

If you can sing or play an instrument (and are bringing it with you) and would like to make some music in Telluride, please join this workgroup. We'll get together and try out a musical collaboration.

Hiking/Camping

Members: Asha Gopinathan, Alexander Neckar, Claire Chamers, Christoph Maier, Giacomo Indiveri, Garrick Orchard, Heather Bell, Jeffrey Pompe, Kevin Mazurek, Magdalena Kogutowska, Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi, Mathis Richter, Matthew Runchey, Nai Ding, Nils Peters, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Tatyana Sharpee, Siddharth Rajaram, Sudarshan Ramenahalli, Thomas Murray, Terry Stewart, Yulia Sandamirskaya

Sign up here to join forces for hiking or overnite backpacking. Don't forget your hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and water! And don't drink the stream water!

Barbecue

Members: Adrian KC Lee, Alexander Neckar, Christian Brandli, Claire Chamers, Christoph Maier, Frederic Broccard, Heather Bell, Jeffrey Pompe, Kevin Mazurek, Magdalena Kogutowska, Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi, Matthew Runchey, Sergio Davies, Siddharth Rajaram, Thomas Murray, Tobi Delbruck, Terry Stewart

If you like eating hamburgers, hot dogs, drinking beer or wine and enjoy good company, then sign up to this group!

Durango-Silverton Railroad

Members: Asha Gopinathan, Christoph Maier, Kevin Mazurek, Magdalena Kogutowska, Pablo Gomez Esteban, Thomas Murray

On one of the free Sundays we could organize a full-day trip with the historic Durango-to-Silverton steam railroad. If you are interested, please sign up, and we will find a date and a transport to Durango and back.

Hike and Photograph

Members: Asha Gopinathan, Christoph Maier, Frederic Broccard, Giacomo Indiveri, Garrick Orchard, Heather Bell, Kevin Mazurek, Magdalena Kogutowska, Mostafa Rahimi Azghadi, Mathis Richter, Matthew Runchey, Nai Ding, Michael Pfeiffer, Tatyana Sharpee, Thomas Murray, Yulia Sandamirskaya

We can go on short hike trips (or anywhere else around this region) to cool places to shoot some photos. This is different from the hiking group in that the purpose is not to do sports but to take photographs. We can go to peaks at sunrise/sunset, ghost towns, waterfalls, etc. Anyone interested in photography, sign up!

Rock Climbing

Members: Mathis Richter, Siddharth Rajaram

If you are a climber (sport or trad) and want to check out the nearby crags.