Bylaws of the Hundred Peaks Section
The Addendum is not part of the Bylaws.
It contains material that may be useful for future reference.
A.1. Bill T Russell New Leader Award
Added December 14, 1995 The Bill T Russell New Leader Award is to be
given in recognition of an outstanding new leader (a leader who has
completed LTC in the last five years) who has demonstrated excellent
leadership techniques by leading innovative new routes, exploring historic
trails and peaks, or developing important new traditions. Therefore by
virtue of the frequency and variety of the trips led or co-led shows great
promise as a regular and frequent future leader for the HPS. This is not
an annual award but is given only as a new leader qualifies by virtue
his/her auspicious record. This award is named the Bill T Russell New
Leader Award in honor of Bill T Russell, who has mentored countless new
leaders, has led some of the most exciting and innovative routes, and has
been instrumental in developing multiple routes such as the annual Iron
Mountain climb, the Galena to Birch extravaganza, and his exploration of
the ridges, truly giving meaning to the term "Pathfinder."