Archive for July, 2017

End Of The Year Wrap

Posted by Lori Dale On July 31, 2017 Comments Off on End Of The Year Wrap

Now that the 2016-17 season is officially over, it's time to release the "End Of The Year Wrap" with a few of the highlights of the year.  Share

Gitchi Gummi 2017

Posted by carrie block On July 25, 2017 Comments Off on Gitchi Gummi 2017

Friday and Saturday the team went to Duluth for the Gitchi Gummi Competition. The team made it to elimination and we got to be captains for the first time. This means that we were able to pick our alliance partners.  We chose team 2846, the Firebears, and team 2512, the Duluth Daredevils. As the alliance ranked 3rd,  [ Read More ]

Gitchi Gummi Prep

Posted by Nathan Block On July 18, 2017 Comments Off on Gitchi Gummi Prep

We are currently preparing for the Gitchi Gummi Get Togeather competition in Duluth this weekend. We will compete for fun and all of our members will be able to be on drive team and compete. Last year we placed third, and we are hoping to place again this year. Wish us luck for the competition!  [ Read More ]

We are “Cool Youth” and FIRST Global

Posted by Lori Dale On July 11, 2017 Comments Off on We are “Cool Youth” and FIRST Global

The Granite City Gearheads are pleased to announce that we were awarded second place in the "Cool Youth" category at the St. Joseph Parade, July 4. Thank you St. Joe, we always have a good time at your parade! On another, unconnected, note we would like to make our readers aware of a new program that is  [ Read More ]

4th of July

Posted by Nathan Block On July 4, 2017 Comments Off on 4th of July

We participated in the 4th of July parade in St. Joe. We had a mentor break out his wacky bike that everyone seems to find funny. Along side the bike we also had the motorized cooler scooter from the Granite City Days parade and the fan favorite, Candybot. The kids and even the adults enjoyed seeing Candybot.  [ Read More ]