learn, inspire and belong.
The Walk-on Association is a fraternity which gives walk-ons and underdogs in sports and in life the opportunity to network, develop relationships, grow their future businesses, job opportunities, cohesiveness, giving back to help the next generation, and mentoring among many other benefits. The association was founded by walk-ons Rudy Ruettiger and Richie Contartesi who wanted to give future generations what they wish they would have had.
Against all odds on a gridiron in South Bend, Indiana, Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, in twenty-seven seconds, carved his name into history books as perhaps the most famous graduate of the University of Notre Dame. Rudy is now one of the most sought after motivational speaker.Read more