FDTC athletes Victor Pataky and Emily Niehaus opened the 2017 track and field season this weekend at the Rhodes Invite in Memphis. Pataky used this meet as a competition rust-buster running the men’s 5K in 15:33.70 and 4:25.70 in the mile. FDTC athlete Victor doing what he does best: #AllHeDoesIsWin #WinningWednesday A post shared by…
Matt McCurdy dominated the Shamrock Scurry 5K (16:38) as part of the Gulf Winds Track Club Grand Prix #OnHisBirthday Happy Birthday Matt! FDTC loves you! Check out Herb Willis article here & full results.
FDTC founder & president, Emily Niehaus, ran into THE Reese Hoffa today. Unfortunately there wasn’t enough time to chat about Olympic medals over a turkey-leg or two since Hoffa was coaching a talented up-and-coming female shot-putter. Madame President Niehaus settled for the photo below & a raincheck.
In Tallahassee, Florida on Veterans Day, 11 November 2016, Matt McCurdy was the overall male winner and Alyson Churchill the overall female winner of the sixth annual VetFest 5K. FDTC almost gained published recognition. Refer to Exhibit A below: Source: McCurdy and Churchill take the VetFest 5K
Today FDTC President & Founder, Emily Niehaus, drove Van #2 of The Waka Flocka Flames to 19th place overall (and 8th in the Mixed-Open division!!!) out of 423 teams! The Waka Flocka Flames covered 200+ miles of the beautiful Bourbon Trail in 25 hours 42 minutes and 2 seconds. Click here for complete results.
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Today the infamous Niehaus Cyber “Detective” skills paid off! This Bucket-List moment is brought to you by Nick Niehaus, the kindness of a stranger (Barbara aka UT Graduate Assistant Extraordinaire) & solid friends ( Jessie & Andrew), and the grace of God. Ms. Betty Heilder can throw a 4K ball of steel 260+ feet &…
What a whirlwind fortnight with a MAXIMUM amount of track and field . . . and minimal studying for my organic chemistry final exam. No worries! I took the final today & PASSED 🙂