Cotter wins Prairie Fire 5k

STC Elite’s Tomas Cotter has been racing sporadically this fall in cross country with good success and he showed his form Saturday on the roads by winning the Wichita Prairie Fire 5k in a time of 14:38.  This followed up last week’s 24:57 PR on the 8k cross country course at Fayetteville, Arkansas.  Congrats Tomas!

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October Really Means Walktober

October is here, which means that Fall is right around the corner! And that means that it’s really “Walktober!”  Laura, our Resident Exercise Physiologist, is back with three new articles on staying fit while walking!  See the Beats and Eats section for articles on -

- It’s Walktober! Walktober

- Eat Well! Eat Well

- Walk More! Walk More

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Elite Team Fundraiser – 300m Run!

Want to help our STC Elite Team, Olympic hopefuls, fulfill their dreams and help Elite Team Head Coach John Wise celebrate his 40th birthday??  We have a deal for you!

Coach John Wise plans to run a 300m sprint in under 40 seconds (his goal is 39.99 seconds) to benefit the Shocker Track Club Elite Team. The sprint takes place on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Wichita State’s Historic Cessna Stadium Track at 10:00 a.m.  Coach Wise needs your help to meet his goal of breaking 40 seconds, and helping the Shocker Track Club Elite Team.

Click here for details >> Coach Wise 40 Fundraiser 2014

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Interested In Being A STC Youth Team Leader??

Shocker Track Club is accepting applications for leadership positions for its Youth Team.  An informational meeting for interested individuals will be held on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 600p at Northeast Magnet High School – 5550 North Lycée (53rd Street North and Rock Road) in Bel Aire.  Completed applications are due on Monday, October 13, 2014.  If you are interested in attending the meeting, or have questions about the positions, contact Darren Muci at president@shockertrackclub.com.

STC Youth Position Descriptions >> STC Youth Position Descriptions 2014 2015

STC Youth Position Application >> Position Application 2014 2015

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STC Throws Pentathlon Registration Opens

If you like throwing stuff, the 3rd Annual STC Throws Pentathlon is for you!  Saturday, October 25th is the date at Wichita State’s Cessna Stadium Throws Field.  Click here for details >> STC 2014 Elite Throws Pentathlon

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Sept 13 STC Master’s/Open Meet Results

Here is the link to the Shocker TC Master’s Open Meet results held on Sept 13, 2014, at Cessna Stadium on the campus of Wichita State University.

STC Master’s/Open Results

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2014-15 Shocker TC Elite Team Announced!

The Shocker Track Club is pleased to announce the roster for the 2014-15 Shocker Track Club Elite and Developmental Elite Teams!  Chandra Andrews (Hammer), Matt Byers (Javelin), and Tomas Cotter (Distance) return.  Former Wichita State Shocker NCAA All-American athletes Matt Bahner (Decathlon), Natalie Morerod (400H), and Aliphine Tuliamuk-Bolton (Distance) join the team, along with sprinters Oliver Bradwell and Joshua Manual.  Each member has the ability to earn an opportunity to compete at the USATF National Championship Indoor and Outdoor meets in 2015.  Meet the entire team! >>

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3rd Annual Masters Open Meet – September 13th!

There’s still time to register for the 3rd Annual Shocker Track Club “Wichita Masters/Open Track and Field Meet” on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Wichita State University’s Historic Cessna Stadium Track. Registration is open to all athletes ages 19-90+. The Pole Vault is open to Youth competitors.

Field Events begin at 900a; Running Events begin at 1000a with a relaxed, 1500m Powerwalk race for casual walkers!!!

Click here >> FINAL Masters Open Sep13th 2014 FLYER-2 for Registration Forms and Meet Information.

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2014 2015 Board Members Announced

The Board of Directors of the Shocker Track Club selected the following individuals to serve as Board Members for the 2014 – 2015 year.  Members are – Darren Muci (President), Chris Ellis (Vice President), Ryan Patton (Treasurer), Larry Staton (Secretary), John Wise, Steve Rainbolt, Cole Davis, Michael Draut, Vic Everett, Bill Faflick, Dylan Hartnett, Curtis Hernandez, Amber McGown, Emily Green Maier, Laura Markuly, J Means, Natalie Morerod, Mark Schwarm, Patrick Simon, Damian Smithhisler, Darius Draudvila, and Joan Hearne.

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Woof, Woof; Woof Woof Woof Woof . . . . Woof!

Or loosely translated as, “Grab a leash, Human, I’m ready to go for a walk!”

Our resident Exercise Physiologist, Laura, is back with three new articles targeting pet owners, or someone looking to be a pet owner!  See the Beats and Eats section for great information on how to get in shape with your pet!

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