Meetings and Speakers

Member Meetings

2019 will bring some fun new changes for the FGTC!

New Location

Our Member Meetings will be held at the new Fairfield Inn at 3877 SW 37 Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608.


New Start Time:

Meetings will now start at 7:00 pm. Happy Hour will be at 6:30 pm.

New Meeting Dates:

During Spring and Summer, we will continue to meet on the 4th Thursday of every month. During the Fall season, we will move to meeting every other week (2nd and 4th Thursdays) instead of weekly.

Meetings and Speakers

January 24th – Zach Alboverdi

February 28th – Buddy Martin

March 28th- Teddy Dupay

April 25th – Lee Davis Begley – UF Director of Recruiting Operations ( 4-25 Meeting Chili’s FGTC 20% of Ticket Donation Coupon )

May 23th – Head Coach Dan Mullen

June 27th- Cornelius Ingram

July 25th – Marty Smith of ESPN

August 8th – Scott Stricklin, UF Athletic Director

August 22nd – Mark May formerly of ESPN and pro football player, food sponsored by Hooters

September 5 – Social at Gators Dockside 6:30pm, 15% discount with membership ID, no speaker

September 12 – Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun, Pizza to be served

September 26 – Danny Sheridan, Handicapper and Sports Analyst

October 10 – Paul Crane, former CNN sports anchor

October 24 – Steve Russell, Gainesville Sports Personality

November 14 – Ben Troupe, former Gator tight end

November 21 – Stay Tuned

December 5 – Stay Tuned