A racewalking clinic open to all will be held Sunday, August 13, 2017, at 7:15 AM, just prior to the NOTC Anniversary Race at Garden of Memories, 4900 Airline Drive, Metairie. The clinic will last approximately thirty minutes. After the clinic, participants will participate in the 3 mile race starting at 8:20 AM. The USATF certified racewalking judges will critique all clinic participants and provide follow-up to the participants after the race. There is no charge for the clinic, however, you must be registered for the Anniversary Race to participate in the clinic.
The 2017-2018 NOTC Board was elected at the General Membership Meeting held Monday, June 26. The new Executive board consists of Fred Ruckert, President; Casey Urshel, Vice-President; Geoff Rose, Treasurer; Aaron Croy, Secretary; and Lauren Jewett, Immediate Past President. Board Members At Large are Charlene Brinkman, Pat Driscoll, Jason Joubert, George Melichar, Chad Rice, Randy Schmidt, and John Wilson. Proposed amendments to the Bylaws were approved by acclamation.
The 2017 Grand Prix standings have been updated with results from the Father's Day race.
The Louisiana Quality Foundation (LQF) has awarded the New Orleans Track Club the Louisiana Performance Excellence Award (LPEA) at the annual LQF Awards Ceremony held June 6, 2017 at the Louisiana Governor's Mansion.
The eight finalists for the 2017 Hall of Fame have been identified. Club members are invited to share their thoughts on which five of these eight individuals should be our 2017 inductees.