TEAM FLEET FEET HUNTSVILLE
THEY RUN, THEY VOLUNTEER, THEY COACH, THEY MENTOR
Eric Fritz helped with Say No to Obesity 4K
Jennifer Carroll Smith went to the Tri 101 coaches meeting on Saturday.
Linda Scavarda mentored 10k group Wed and Saturday.
Kathy Faulkner Youngren “raced” the Superheroes 5k as the last 3 miles of a marathon long run, then helped tear down and load back up. Also helped with Cookie Dash packet stuffing on Saturday.
Aleisha Boodoian Chaffin helped with the Cookie dash packet stuffing Saturday, and set up, cleaned up and raced Superheroes 5K on Sunday.
Robert Youngren raced the Superheroes 5k with his and Kathy;s daughter--her cute cheeks and button nose just beat him to the line! They also helped set up / take down the finish (well, Marley supervised).
Amy Kondrath Tanner coached the 70.3 group at a run and ride!
James Falcon raced Say no to Obesity and helped pick up a few cones after.
Dink Taylor (left) Fleet Feet Sports owner, Mountain Mist Race Director, Track Coach, Tri Coach
Eric Fritz (right) Huntsville Track Club President, Next Steps 10K Coach
Jim Clemens (left) Marathon Mentor
Aleisha Chaffin (right) Marathon Mentor
Amy Tanner (left) Tri 70.3 Coach
Dana Overton (right) Marathon Mentor
David Moulder (left) Mentor
Dennis Mix (right) Ironman Mentor/Coach
Donna Palumbo (left) Cotton Row Race Director, Professional Mentor
Donna Ruiz (right) Tri 201 Coach
James Falcom (left) Race Director & Mentor
Jamie Miller (right) Ironman Mentor/Coach
Jennifer Smith (left) Triathlon Mentor
Jess Ahrens (right) Tri 101 Coach
Joanna Whisenant (right) Triathlon Mentor
Julia Donovan (left) Fleet Feet Sports Training Director
Kathy Youngren (right) Marathon Coach
Linda Scavarda (left) Winter Winds Race Director, Speed Coach, Fast 5K Coach and Marathon Mentor
Nathan Pierce - Half Marathon Mentor/Triathlete
Rob Youngren (left) Marathon Coach
Ryan Dovonan (right) Mentor
Not shown: Christy Scott, Rebecca Reynolds, Suzanne Taylor, Dianna Cioppi, Paul Erickson
photo credit: Melissa Hopper
Week of April 2
Amy Kondrath Tanner volunteered at bridge street packet pickup on Friday.......and ran it on Sunday!
Donna Hudson Ruiz raced Bridge Street and then helped with cleanup after.
Jennifer Carroll Smith volunteered for heel and crank Friday and volunteered for bridge Street on Sunday.
Wendy Tedder Pearson ran Bridge Street half and helped with clean up :)
Donna Wimberger Palumbo volunteered for packet stuffing, t-shirt counting, and packet pick up.
David Moulder Worked setup, raced Bridge Street Half (PR’d), and then worked cleanup.
Jessica Lawson Ahrens didn’t get to race or volunteer at heel and crank😥 but was on early morning set up crew for bridge street and the ran the race.
Christy Scott raced Oak Barrel on Saturday then paced the 2:15 group at Bridge Street on Sunday, then picked up mile marker flags after the race.
Linda Scavarda coached the 10k Group Wed and Saturday and then paced 2:00 group with Dana on Sunday and assisted in cleanup. Afterwards, she took the Domino's bags back to them.
Julia Donovan an with Madison NoBo on Tuesday, paced Bridge Street with Ryan
Paul Erickson Tried to pull off RD’ing Heel and Crank, but it had to be cancelled due to weather.
Rebecca Reynolds paced Bridge Street and ended up not being able to volunteer or race at Heel and Crank.
Jim Clemens worked packet pickup morning of Bridge Street, then ran Bridge Street Half
Eric Fritz was at an RRCA conference in DC and ran a 10 mile that was at least it was a minute faster than the previous one
Aleisha Boodoian Chaffin and her boys marked Bridge Street course on Saturday night, and Ryan put out the mile marker flags Sunday morning for Bridge Street Half. Then I paced the 1:55 group with Kathy (best pace group ever!!!)
Kathy Faulkner Youngren coordinated sentries and split timers for Bridge Street the paced the 1:55 group with Aleisha.
Week of March 26
Christy Scott completed the RunSUP race in Florida! "I had never actually raced before, so it was a fun experience! Ready for our season to start here!"
Jennifer Carroll Smith Raced at the HITS Sprint triathlon in Ocala Florida on Saturday. She kicked off the season right!
Linda Scavarda Mentored the 10k Wed & Sat and NOBO Thurs in Madison.
Amy Kondrath Tanner Coached the 70.3 group on a long ride and a run!
Eric Fritz Coach 10k group. ("And the fast guy hurt me... ")
Donna Hutson Ruiz Ran with the Bridge Street 1/2 group.
Nathan Pierce ran with the half marathon group.
Week of March 19
Suzanne Swift Taylor celebrated her Mom’s 85th birthday!!
Rebecca Reynolds Helped with the 10k group Wednesday night.
Dennis Mix Worked the aid station at McKay Hollow
Eric Fritz Led Next Steps and helped at McKay on Saturday.
Dana Overton Worked the aid station at McKay Hollow
James Falcon Raced the Hot Chocolate 5k in a “blizzard” in Indianapolis. By the end of the day there was 10+ inches of snow. They ended up canceling the 15k for safety. Amazingly nothing closed in town.
Nathan Pierce ran with the half marathon group Saturday morning
Julia Donovan Ran with the Madison NoBo on Tuesday
Jim Clemens Had an awesome long run - oh, and I spent some money at FF
Christy Scott Helped mark the McKay 12k course Friday, worked aid station at McKay Saturday then stayed for cleanup. Handing off RFH race stuff to Chelsea this afternoon. (Cleaning out the garage!)
Amy Kondrath Tanner Worked the aid station at McKay!
Paul Erickson Worked the aid station at McKay!!
Donna Wimberger Palumbo Worked packet pick up for McKay and Cotton Row RD activities.
Linda Scavarda Helped with NOBO Tues night, helped 10k group Wed night, lead and helped clean up fun run Thurs night, Helped 10k group Sat morning, worked food and helped clean up at McKay, and supplied aid, finish line arch for funky run. Ran Funky run as well.
Week of March 12th
Joanna Wilbanks Whisenant Raced in Nashville on Saturday
Rebecca Reynolds Raced and volunteered at the Rocket Run
Eric Fritz worked the Rocket Run, setup, raced, then helped tear down at Rocket Run
Donna Wimberger Palumbo worked the Rocket Run packet pick up, mentored 1/2 training, and worked on Cotton Row RD activities
David Moulder raced at the Rocket Run (earned a 4 min. PR) and lead the 5 miler at the Fleet Feet Sports Fun Run
Aleisha Boodoian Chaffin helped mark the Rocket Run course before the race and then raced it!
Amy Kondrath Tanner Coached the 70.3 group
Wendy Tedder Pearson Coached the 70.3 group
Jamie Miller Hit a PR at the Rocket Run 10 Miler and helped Coach Amy with the 70.3 bike ride.
Julia Donovan volunteered at packet pick-up.
James Falcon helped with the Rocket Run set up, finish line, and tear down.
Week of February 26th
Denalo 12 Hour
Donna Ruiz I ran her first 50 miler at Delano and worked all day at Fleet Feet Sports on Sunday!
Aleisha Chaffin ran 78 miles in 12 Hours for a New State Record and Age Record.
Amy Tanner coached 70.3
Chattanooga Half Marathon
Jamie Miller ran the half marathon 1:53.58
UAH 8K & Pump It up
Linda Scavarda 3rd over all female, won the women's pump and run. She volunteered as well!
Rebecca Reynolds volunteered
Eric Fritz ran UAH and volunteered
Dink Taylor volunteered at UAH
Big Commit at Fleet Feet Sports
Rob & Kathy Youngren
Dink & Suzanne Taylor
Other Great Outdoor Activities
Dennis Mix is on the road to recovery from his knee surgery. Glad have him back running!
Jennifer Smith road 2 hours on her new Balance Bike preparing for Heel and Crank.
Jim Clemens ran his highest mileage week since September and signed up CIM and signed up for his 28th Peachtree 10K.
Christy Scott hung out at the Huntsville High Track Meet.
Joanna Whisenant got in a long run and had multiple kids sporting activities.
Paul Erickson did some great training on the Pelaton and took the AMAZING HEMI for his first hike on Monte Sano.
Donna Palumbo went to Disney and Becoming and Outdoor Women Camp AND worked on Cotton Row!
Week of February 19th
President's Day Fun Run
Linda Scavarda volunteered
Paper Chase 5K
Linda Scavarda, Erickson and Suzanne Taylor Volunteered
Mt Cheaha 50K
Dink Taylor raced
Christy Scott raced
Week of February 12th
Actif Epica 162K in Winnipeg
Rob Youngren 1st Overall
Love Runners Volunteers
Linda Scavarda volunteered
Linda Scavarda volunteered
Eric Fritz volunteeerd 7 Ran the 3.5 Mile race
Dana Overton won the 50K - 1st female
Dink Taylor ran the Half Marathon
February 10-11 Team Activities
Hug a Cub
Ryan Donovan volunteered
Nathan Pierce finished 2nd at Hug A Club with a new PR of 18:16
Carnival Frolic Half Marathon
Jamie Miller raced
Christy Scott volunteered and 1st Overall Female in the 50K
Dink Taylor volunteered and ran the 25K
Jennifer Smith volunteered
Dennis Mix volunteered
Eric Fritz volunteered
Suzanne Taylor volunteered
Linda Scavarda Race Directed the race
David Moulder volunteered
Aleisha Chaffin volunteered
Eric Fritz volunteered and raced
Donna Palumbo raced
Rebecca Reynolds ran the 2 mile with her son
Dink Taylor volunteered
Merecedes Marathon & Half Marathon
Joanna Whisenant raced
Jim Clemens raced