Indoor Pole Vault Training Begins! UPDATED!

Shocker Track Club Pole Vault Training begins!

Practices begin on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 630p to 830p, and will again be held at Northeast Magnet High School at 5550 Lycée (NE of 53rd Street North and Rock Road) in Bel Aire.

Practices are Tuesday and Thursday evenings, and Saturday afternoons (swimming pool practice will also be available).

Indoor Pole Vault Coaches will be – Denis Fraizer (Wichita State University), Andrew Brown (University of Nebraska-Kearney), Jaimie Bookout (University of Kansas), Tyler Knight (Wichita State University), and Tina Clausen (Friends University).

2017 INDOOR POLE VAULT information and Registration Forms 10 2017

STC PV Presentation to Parents 10 2017

Contact Denis Fraizer at polevault@shockertrackclub.com or Darren Muci at president@shockertrackclub.com with any questions.  We look forward to seeing you at the first practice!

Throws Pentathlon Ends Before It Pours!

The 2017 STC Throws Pentathlon completed competition just prior to a torrential downpour Saturday afternoon at Wichita State University’s Throws Venues.

Shocker Track Club Elite Team member, Skylar Arneson, won the Men’s Open competition with 3548 points after winning the individual competitions in the Hammer, Shot Put, and Weight Throw. Isaiah Evans finished second with 31 56 points.

Meagan Williams won the Women’s Open competition with 3674 points after winning the individual competitions in the Hammer, Javelin and Weight Throw. Kelsey Slawson finished second with 3496 points.

Dave Brandt, won the Men’s Masters competition with 2613 points.

Myrle Mensey, competing in Masters 65-69, won the Women’s Masters competition with 2445 points

2017 STC Throw Pentathlon Results

Link to STC Throws Pentathlon Photos

 

Attention STC Throws Pentathlon Participants – TIME CHANGE!

Due to projected rain and storms on Saturday afternoon, competition start has been moved to 10:00 a.m.  Registration and implement certification will thus begin at 9:00 a.m.
The order of competition will also be changed as follows – Hammer, Javelin, Discus.  Shot Put and Weight Throw will be conducted indoors at the Wichita State Heskett Center.  Contact Darren Muci at 316-993-6824 or president@shockertrackclub.com if you have questions!

STC 2017 Throws Pentathlon Registration Information Form

Like Throwing Stuff? We’ve Got An Event For You!

The 2017 Shocker Track Club Throws Pentathlon is for the discerning athlete that desires to engage in …… throwing stuff!  Join us on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium’s Throwing Venues.  Complete information is attached for this USATF Sanctioned event for Elite, Open, and Masters competitors!

REGISTRATION INFORMATION >> STC 2017 Throws Pentathlon Registration Information Form

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 –