Our loving friend and long-time NOTC Member/Board Member, George J. Waguespack, passed away on Wednesday, June 29th at Oschner Hospital. George was 87 years old. George served as a volunteer and Board Member for many many years – NOTC Photographer and Finish Line Crew. He was a wonderful NOTC family member... so dedicated with loving support!
Charlene Brinkman; posted 7/3/2016
Congratulations to the following 2016 New Orleans Track Club scholarship recipients. Each scholarship winner composed an essay and exhibited excellence in the following categories: active involvement in the NOTC, extensive community involvement, and overall running accomplishments. We would like to wish each of the recipients the best as they continue their education and running career.
Officers and At Large board members for the 2016-2017 term were elected at the General Membership meeting held Wednesday, June 15. Elected were Lauren Jewett, President; Fred Ruckert, Vice-President; Allison Briede, Secretary; Kimberly Blaise, Treasurer; and At Large members Charlene Brinkman, Pat Driscoll, Jason Joubert, Sylvia Kamp, George Melichar, Chad Rice, and Casey Urschel.
Eight finalists have been selected as candidates for induction to the 2016 Hall of Fame. Five of these candidates will be selected in early May by the Hall of Fame committee; inductees will be presented with awards and recognized at the NOTC 53rd Anniversary Race on August 14, 2016.
A beginner training program for the 2016 NOTC Anniversary Race has been announced. Information session at the NOTC office 6/1/2016 at 6:00 PM.