UNOH to host Pit Crew Workshop for Students

January 4, 2012 3:46 pm Views: 108

Nick Sutton, the jack man for Kenny Wallace, will be making a presentation to UNOH students on Friday, January 6, 2012 from 2:00pm until 5:00pm in room 605 of the 600 Building on campus.  His presentation will be about what it’s like to be a crucial member of a pit crew team.  Sutton will be breaking down all the responsibilities of each pit crew member along with other NASCAR non-pit crew jobs.  Sutton will include overhead views of pit stops and helmet cams.  The goal of this workshop is to explain to students the organization, team work, hard work, accountability, networking skills, and professionalism that it takes to be an effective and productive member of a NASCAR pit crew.

 

The presentation will continue into Saturday, January 7, 2012 with the following schedule of events:

9:00am – 10:00am         Neurofeedback: What it is and how it can benefit pit crew members

10:00am – 10:30am       Break

10:30am – 12:00pm       Individual Drills, Moving Drills, Situational Stops

12:00pm – 1:00pm         Team Stops with Coaching

 

Interviews with Nick Sutton and students participating in the workshop can be conducted at 3:00pm on Friday, or 10:00am on Saturday.  For more information, please contact James Frueh at jtfrueh@unoh.edu

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