Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Summer Picnic and Walk - fun in Fitchburg 2014

What a perfect day for a picnic - great weather, Packer game on the radio, yummy food and great new T-shirts. Thanks to everyone who came, walked and had a wonderful time with the Team.

(back row l-r): Gene, Brent, Jaime, Judy, Karen, Edna, Marjean and Chris
(front row 1-r) Kimmer, Julia, Jim, Gary, Karma and Michelle

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

2014 - New Achilles T-shirt

The new, beautiful, Red Achilles t-shirts are waiting for you. Please join us for the Summer Picnic/Walk on Sunday Sept 28th.

Friday, August 01, 2014

2014 USA Track and Field Nationals - N. Carolina

Kim Throws the Discus (in the rain)

 Next she winds up with the Hammer

Then it's off to throw the Javelin (her favorite event) for the Silver Medal

Next we "Put" the shot - almost ten meters!

And the final event was the "Weight Throw" - where she set a new Personal Record. Yea!

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Betty Enjoys a trip to Durango, Colorado for Adaptive Skiing

The Adaptive Ski Program brought another Achilles member to Durango for a week of skiing.

Betty Merten sitting front row, far right enjoys a great week of skiing at Purgatory Mountain.
She attended as part of the Madison Kiwanis club yearly trip out west. They do an incredible program out there!!

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Fr. Grubba Tackles New York City Marathon

Father Dale Grubba takes to the streets of New York and competes in NYC Marathon on Nov 3rd
Congratulations from all of us!!

Finish Line on Sunday morning
 It's Thumbs Up after finishing his first NYC Marathon in a Handcycle
Taking to the streets and putting the hammer down!!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Madison Marathon 2013 - Achilles International Rocks the house

Our Achilles Men at the Start Line on a cold November 10th morning

 Brad Dakan rolls in with a finishing time of 2:56:01

Congratulations Matt Glowacki -1st place with a screaming fast time of  2:05:23

Scott Porter (South Florida Achilles) finish of 2:42:19

Friday, October 11, 2013

Achilles Member Father Grubba competes this Summer

 Father Grubba competes in Fox Cities Marathon on Sept 22nd
Father Grubba with Finishing Medal and Shirt - sets a Personal Record!! 

Wisconsin Dells Wo Zha Way Days - 4 Miler on Sept 14th
Red Granite Bannerman 5K