2015/Workgroups/Recreational

Recreational Activities

Any recreational / social activities are listed here.

Hike Sunshine Peak

Members: arindam basu, Brandon Carroll, Yi Chen, Diederik Paul Moeys, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Emily Graber, Eric Hunsberger, Francisco Cervantes Constantino, Guillaume Garreau, Guido Zarrella, Jens Hjortkjr, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kate Fischl, Kan Li, Nima Mesgarani, Philip Tully, Zhaokang CHEN

Kids in Telluride

Members: Andrew Cassidy, Emre Neftci, Elizabeth Margulis, Peter Hastings, Tobi Delbruck

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: Brandon Carroll, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Guillaume Garreau, Jens Hjortkjr, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kate Fischl, Kan Li, Michelle Collins, Michael Pfeiffer, Philip Tully, Rodrigo Alvarez

The great american holiday - US independence day - is upon us the first Friday 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.

Skits

Members: Diederik Paul Moeys, Eric Hunsberger, Jie Jack Zhang, Michael Pfeiffer, shashikant koul, Tobi Delbruck

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: Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Eric Hunsberger, Guillaume Garreau, john arthur, Jie Jack Zhang, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Elizabeth Margulis, Nima Mesgarani, Paul Merolla, Philip Tully, Ralph Etienne-Cummings, Shih-Chii Liu, Tobi Delbruck

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

Volleyball

Members: Andrew Cassidy, Brandon Carroll, Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Eric Hunsberger, Cornelia Fermuller, John Harris, john arthur, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kan Li, Peter Hastings, Paul Merolla, Philip Tully, Ralph Etienne-Cummings, Sergio Davies, Shih-Chii Liu, Tobi Delbruck, Yezhou Yang

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: arindam basu, Brandon Carroll, Nima Mesgarani, Shih-Chii Liu, Tobi Delbruck

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

Soccer

Members: Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Yi Chen, Peter Hastings, Ralph Etienne-Cummings, Ritwik Kulkarni

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: Cornelia Fermuller, Kate Fischl, Rodrigo Alvarez, Yezhou Yang

Anyone fancy swimming? Telluride pool is in Town Park - it is outdoor and heated. On weekdays, there is a lunchtime adult lap session from 12-1pm and from 5-6 (or 5:30-6:30) depending upon the day. Open swim is from 1-5pm. On weekends, lap swim is from 11am - 12 noon and open swim from 12-5pm. An adult day pass costs $4 a session. For more details, see  http://www.telluride-co.gov/index.aspx?NID=185

Basketball

Members: Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, Eric Hunsberger, John Harris, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kan Li, Michael Pfeiffer, Ritwik Kulkarni, Tobi Delbruck, Yezhou Yang

Mountain Biking

Members: Andrew Cassidy, Diederik Paul Moeys, Daniel Mendat, Bert Shi, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Francisco Cervantes Constantino, John Doyle, Jonathan Tapson, Kaitlin Fair, Luca Longinotti, Nima Mesgarani, Peter Hastings, Ralph Etienne-Cummings, 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: Brandon Carroll, Carina Graversen, David Anderson, Guido Zarrella, Jens Hjortkjr, Kan Li, Michelle Collins, Michael Pfeiffer, Tobi Delbruck

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).

Ultimate Frisbee

Members: David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Kan Li, Peter Hastings, Philip Tully, Sergio Davies

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

Music

Members: Ulrich Pomper

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: arindam basu, Brandon Carroll, Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Yi Chen, Diederik Paul Moeys, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Emily Graber, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Guillaume Garreau, john arthur, John Doyle, Jens Hjortkjr, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kate Fischl, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Elizabeth Margulis, Ernst Niebur, Peter Hastings, Philip Tully, Tobi Delbruck, Zhaokang CHEN

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: Brandon Carroll, Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Diederik Paul Moeys, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, David Anderson, Emily Graber, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Guillaume Garreau, Kate Fischl, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Elizabeth Margulis, Michelle Collins, Ernst Niebur, Nima Mesgarani, Peter Diehl, Philip Tully, Sergio Davies, Ulrich Pomper

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: arindam basu, Daniel Mendat, Emre Neftci, Guillaume Garreau, Guido Zarrella, Luca Longinotti, Michelle Collins, Peter Hastings, Philip Tully, Pam White, Shih-Chii Liu, Ulrich Pomper

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: Brandon Carroll, Bruno Umbria Pedroni, Carina Graversen, Diederik Paul Moeys, David Anderson, Emily Graber, Guido Zarrella, Kan Li, Philip Tully, Sergio Davies, Ulrich Pomper

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: Bruno Umbria Pedroni, David Reverter Valeiras, Emre Neftci

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

Foosball

Members: Diederik Paul Moeys, Emre Neftci, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Peter Hastings, Paul Merolla, Sergio Davies

If you like foosball, join us for some good games and a beer. The following bars should have a table: New Sheridan, Last Dollar Saloon, O'Bannons, Bubble Lounge

Canyoneering/Rappel

Members: Diederik Paul Moeys

How about doing what this crazy landscape suggests? let's go rappel down 200ft canyons or jump down some waterfalls in the MOAB area. Extremeness guaranteed.

Running

Members: David Reverter Valeiras, Eric Hunsberger, Guido Zarrella, John Doyle

If you're interested in running while here, and want other people to go with, join the group!

Disc Golf

Members: David Reverter Valeiras, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Kan Li, Peter Hastings, Philip Tully

If you're interested in playing disc golf while here, and want other people to go with, join the group! There's a course on the other side of Mountain Village. I (Peter H) brought a few discs. Can share, or we can look to see if there are discs available to borrow.

Inner Tube

Members: Diederik Paul Moeys, john arthur, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Rodrigo Alvarez, Tobi Delbruck

If you're interested in going down the river on a 5.99 dollar inner tube (an inflatable donut), just let me know, it can be done anytime!!

Yoga

Members: Cornelia Fermuller, Elizabeth Margulis, Nima Mesgarani, Pam White

If you're interested in some yoga, we can do it together in the morning or evening.

Final Dinner

Members: Brandon Carroll, Yi Chen, Christian Huyck, Diederik Paul Moeys, Daniel Mendat, David Reverter Valeiras, Emily Graber, Eric Hunsberger, Emre Neftci, Francisco Barranco, Francisco Cervantes Constantino, Cornelia Fermuller, Guillaume Garreau, Garrick Orchard, Guido Zarrella, John Harris, john arthur, Jie Jack Zhang, Kaitlin Fair, Kate Fischl, Kan Li, Luca Longinotti, Elizabeth Margulis, Michelle Collins, Ernst Niebur, Peter Diehl, Peter Hastings, Michael Pfeiffer, Philip Tully, Pam White, Ritwik Kulkarni, Rodrigo Alvarez, Sergio Davies, Shih-Chii Liu, shashikant koul, Tobi Delbruck, Ulrich Pomper, Zhaokang CHEN

The workshop final dinner is Friday, 17 July at 19:00 (7:00pm) at the Elks Lodge. Need a count for the caterer by 10 July. sign up here, and soon. Or, talk to me, Pam. Family members welcome!