I'm a Trailblazer!

Toro’s the name, and I’m now officially a Trailblazer! I’ll admit that I’m not like the other bulls in the Fort Worth Stockyards—which is what led me to strike out on my own in search of adventure. Finally, now that I’ve found TCC, I feel like I fit in.

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Invite me to your events!

I want to get out and about! Invite me to your event. I can’t wait to meet you and your guests!

Mascot Request Criteria

The Trailblazers is the mascot of Tarrant County College. The name symbolizes the hard-working, dedicated spirit of Tarrant County College students, alumni, faculty and staff who continue to blaze new trails.

General Request Criteria

All requests should align with the mission of Tarrant County College to provide ‘affordable and open access to quality teaching and learning.’

  • All on-campus and off-campus requests must be submitted through the TCC Mascot Reservation Form.
  • Requests should be made two weeks in advance.
  • Requests should be within the Tarrant County service area.
  • Requests will be accepted for a maximum of a two-hour time-frame.
  • Requests may include appearances at TCC campuses, local schools, churches, community centers or other events.
  • Appearances should be requested as an enhancement/addition to an event, not as the event itself.
  • An individual on site be assigned to serve as the helper for Toro–to meet Toro upon arrival and stay with him through the end of the event.
  • A room must be provided on-site as a changing area.
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Toro on the Green

Change in Start Times

Updated: May 12, 2014

In hopes of avoiding possible thunderstorms later in the afternoon, the tournament will begin one hour earlier. Over the course of the day, we will be calling all players for whom we have phone numbers. In the meantime, please confirm that you have received the time change. The change in start times can be viewed below. We look forward to seeing you all on Monday!


TCC will host its 2nd annual golf tournament, Toro On The Green, at Woodhaven Country Club. The Club boasts an 18-hole, par 71 championship golf course designed by Leon Howard and pro-golfer Terry Dill. Toro On The Green golfers will enjoy gently curving fairways and challenging elevation changes, punctuated by meandering creeks and streams, dramatic arching trees and strategic bunkers.

When & Where

Monday, May 12, 2014
Woodhaven Country Club
913 Country Club Lane
Fort Worth, TX 76112

Times

Toro riding in a golf cart
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8:45 a.m.-9:45 a.m. Registration and breakfast
10:00 a.m. Shotgun Start, Four Person Scramble
4:00 p.m. The tournament will be followed by an awards ceremony, raffle and dinner buffet.

Register

Registration fee $85 per player
Online registration is now available.  There will be a cap of 144 participants.

Awards

Male and Female Longest Drive, Closest To The Pin, Hole In One Shoot Out and more

Sponsors

Contact

For more information, contact Barb Hester at 817-515-5269 or barbara.hester@tccd.edu.

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Toro Dash

Join TCC’s 2014 Toro Dash!

When & Where

Saturday, November 1, 2014
Trinity Park at West 7th Street and Stayton
Fort Worth, TX
Parking available in the Fort Worth Running Company parking garage

Course Maps

5K Course Map
10K Course Map

Times

8:00 a.m., 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run
8:30 a.m., 5K & 10K
9:45 a.m., Awards ceremony
*Start times subject to change.

Register

Online registration is now available.

Event Early Bird
(by Oct. 5)
Pre-Registration
(by Oct. 28)
Race Day
1 Mile $15 $20 $25
5K* $30 $35 $40
10K* $30 $35 $40

*$10 discount for TCC staff and $15 discount for all youth/students (no discounts for 1 mile)

  • $15 Youth/Student Discount Code: STUDENT
  • $10 TCC Staff Discount Code: STAFF

Awards

Top three 5K and 10K male and female finishers
Top male and female finishers in each age group below:

  • 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Finisher’s medal for 10k participants
Finisher’s medal for participants aged 12 and under
Traveling trophy for top campus participation
Door Prizes
All registered participants will receive a goodie bag including our event t-shirt and offers from our sponsors.

Campus Competition

Congratulations to Southeast Campus on winning the 2013 campus competition! Support your campus in the 2014 Toro Dash Campus Competition!

Volunteer

The Toro Dash is seeking energetic, hardworking volunteers to assist with promotion, packet pick-up and race day events. The Toro Dash is not possible without the help of all our amazing volunteers, so come out and join the fun and earn a Toro Dash t-shirt while you’re at it. Race day volunteers will receive a special gift! No experience is required. For more information, email torodash@tccd.edu.

Sponsor

We are seeking cash and or trade value contributions from our 2014 sponsors. The Toro Dash offers sponsors a unique combination of opportunities, which can be seen through our website, advertising, and value trade contributions to our participants. All proceeds from the Toro Dash will go to the TCC Foundation’s Scholarship Fund and TCC’s Wellness Fund. Learn more about becoming a sponsor for the Toro Dash. (PDF will open in a new window)

Training Plans

Results

2013
2012

Questions

Have a question? Email torodash@tccd.edu.

Toro Dash 2012

Photos courtesy of Movin’ Pictures

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About Toro

Tarrant County College welcomed me, Toro the Trailblazer, to the College family as the official College mascot in 2011. Chancellor Hadley invited me to the Employee Appreciation Breakfast and I had a blast! I have the photos to prove it.

I’m hoping to meet the people of Tarrant County, encourage them to go to college, and inspire them to come to TCC. Feel free to invite me to your event.

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