STC Road Racing Team Unveils Team Jerseys!

The new Shocker Track Club Road Racing Team modeled their new team jerseys earlier this week!

The STC Road Racing Team is for the casual and competitive adult runner that desires to improve their capabilities and performances with goals of competing in various road racing, cross country, and track events. Emerging Elite, and Elite athletes are welcome.

The annual membership fee is $110 and includes: coaching, coaching strategies, strategic practicing, a team competition jersey, shoe purchase discount at team sponsor First Gear Running Company, and a donation to the team foundation to support Road Racing Team Elite athletes.

Contact Team Co-Directors Curt Rierson (roadracing@shockertrackclub.com) or Emily Maier (roadracing2@shockertrackclub.com) for more information!

Meet STC and Shocker Track Stars!

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, the Shocker Track Club will host a social event at Third Place Brewing at 7:00pm (630 East Douglas, Wichita, KS).  On hand will be former Shockers, and current Shocker Track Club Elite Team Members, Austin Bahner and Tonya Nero, as well as current stars Hunter Veith and Deja Young.  The event is open to the public so come to downtown Wichita for a fun evening with the Shocker Track & Field community!

Meet Shocker Stars 08 01 2017

Finally! STC Road Racing Team!

Attention Distance Runners and Road Racers!

The Shocker Track Club (STC) is excited and pleased to announce the formation of its fifth athletics team – Road Racing!

The informational meeting and inaugural practice will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Thursday, August 3, 2017, on the track at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium. Park in the small lot of 21st Street between the stadium and the Charles Koch Area Aetna Multi-Purpose Gymnasium.

The STC Road Racing Team is for the casual and competitive adult runner that desires to improve their capabilities and performances with goals of competing in various road racing, cross country, and track events. Emerging Elite, and Elite athletes are welcome.

The annual membership fee is $110 and includes: coaching, coaching strategies, strategic practicing, a team competition jersey, shoe purchase discount at team sponsor First Gear Running Company, and a donation to the team foundation to support Road Racing Team Elite athletes. Join in August and receive official Shocker Track Club sunglasses!

Contact Team Co-Directors Curt Rierson (roadracing@shockertrackclub.com) or Emily Maier (roadracing2@shockertrackclub.com) for more information!

The Shocker Track Club, a 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization, is a USA Track & Field certified club in the Missouri Valley Association. STC provides Officials and Volunteers for Wichita State University’s Track and Field meets, and sponsors athletics training and teams for Youth, Open, Elite, Masters, and Road Racing athletes.

Nero and Manuel Put in Work on the Road and Track!

Shocker Track Club Elite Road Racing Team member, Tonya Nero, competed in the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon on June 17th in Duluth, Minnesota.  Tonya finished 6th in 1:16:01 for a new PR!
Results are here >> Gary Bjorklund 2017 Half Marathon Results

Shocker Track Club Elite T&F Team member, Joshua Manuel, competed in the 2017 USATF South Texas Association Open Masters Champion meet in San Antonio, Texas.  Joshua won the open 100m with a time of 10.53.
Results are here >> South Texas Open Masters Results

STC Jumps Fest – A Vaulting HOT Time!

Gosh it was hot! Hot! 96 degrees HOT!
But a great time was had by all at the 3rd Annual Shocker Track Club Jumps Fest!

Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member, Jack Whitt, won the Elite Competition with a vault of 5.30m – 17′-4-1/2″.  2016 Latvian Olympian, Pauls Pujats, finished 2nd at the same height.  Former Central Missouri Vaulter, Brittany Kallenberger, won the Women’s Elite competition with a vault of 3.18m, 12′-6″.

Individual competition winners were –
– Men’s Elite – Jack Whitt, Shocker Track Club Elite, 5.30m – 17′-4-1/2″
– Women’s Elite – Brittany Kallenberger, Unattached, 3.81m – 12′-6″
– Open/Youth Men – Kristopher Wood, Shocker Track Club Youth, 4.27m – 14′-0″
– Women’s Open – Sammy Van Hoecke, Unattached, 3.66m, 12′-0″
– Youth Girls – Breanna Schmitz, Tailwind Pole Vault Club, 3.35m, 10′-11-3/4″

Complete Results >> 2017 stc jumpsfest results
Photos taken by STC Youth Team Director, Stephanie Knab, are below –


Austin Bahner and Tobias Boese Post Big Numbers in Texas

Shocker Track Club Elite Team Member Austin Bahner, and Open Team Member, Tobias Boese, competed in the Decathlon at the 2017 Texas Greatest Athlete Meet in Dallas, Texas on June 3-4! Bahner posted a new PR of 7850 in winning the competition!  Boese posted a score of 6818 in finishing 5th!  Bahner’s mark automatically qualifies him for the USATF National Championship Meet in Sacramento in late June!

Results >> 2017 TGA Mens Decathlon Final Results

 

2017 Summer Jumps Fest Registration Now Available!

Online registration for the 2017 Shocker Track Club Summer Jumps Fest is now open at www.stcjumpsfest.com

Pole Vault competition will be contested for Youth, Elite, and Open competitors.  Awards will be provided to the top 4 placers in each category.

High Jump, Long Jump, and Triple Jump can be contested in Open/Elite (age 16 and above) if there are a minimum of four competitors for each event.

Complete registration information is available here >>2017 STC Jumps Fest Information Packet

Contact Darren Muci at president@shockertrackclub.com with any questions!