WE DON’T FALL INTO OUR POTENTIAL. WE RISE INTO IT.
TEAM FX is a step beyond your ordinary, competitive, for-profit marathon and half-marathon training group! We are a diverse group of adventurous, socially conscious men & women, who partner with local business leaders to help end the cycle of child abuse & neglect in our own community. We do that by offering extremely low-cost, “couch-to-race” training to achieve (at any pace) the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon (race day is Sunday, February 19, 2017), while generating awareness and raising funds for the Austin Children’s Shelter. Since our debut, a total of 248 team members have helped spread the word, completed ten marathons and half-marathons, raised over $300,000, and was awarded the 2016 Austin Marathon’s most prestigious award, “The David Doolittle Memorial Cup”, for excellence in community service. It’s a clear and proven WIN-WIN-WIN for everyone involved!
THE TEAM FX COMMUNITY – We are here as an example of the challenges and rewards that can be achieved when we liberate the highest potential of our minds, our bodies and our spirit. We are unified in our vision, our goals and our commitments. TEAM FX members are labeled only as HEROES and are treated as such. There is no fast or slow, strong or weak, rich or poor, professional or amateur, thin or obese, young or old, republican or democrat, black or white, gay or straight, male or female. We are all simply heroes bringing our uniqueness and highest potential together to become true neighbors, to benefit the well-being of ourselves and our community.
WE ARE CURRENTLY IN OUR REGULAR REGISTRATION PERIOD SO PLEASE JOIN US TODAY!
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NEWS: August 13, 2016: What a great Kick-Off! In spite of a little rain, we had our first training and are looking forward to a great new season with many familiar and many new faces. It’s not too late … please JOIN US!
NEWS: July 25, 2016: We are so excited to announce that we have begun our early registration period for our 2017 training season! It’s perfect timing to get involved in so many ways! Check out our JOIN US page!! Or get involved in another way on THE HEROES page!
NEWS: February 15, 2016: CONGRATULATIONS to all the members of TEAM FX 2016!!! Once again, 100% of our members who started the race at the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon completed their race! AND we’re so pleased to announce that we surpassed our goal for the Austin Children’s Shelter, raising $30,214.70!!! WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THIS SUMMER TO BEGIN TEAM FX 2017!!!
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Team FX Austin, P. O. Box 6910, Austin, TX 78762