Tina Beigelbeck, 2013 Ozarks Ride Director, lost her father when she was 16 years old. When she came to UT and learned about Texas 4000, she knew this was something she had to do. “In many ways, I was still trying to put my life back together. Dad would’ve jumped at the opportunity to ride from […]

‘Tis the season! My teammates and I had an opportunity to volunteer at Ronald McDonald House Charity (RMHC) of Central Texas annual Lights of Love event. The past four years I had participated in the event, but this year was able to participate in a new role as a volunteer with my Texas 4000 teammates. […]

Texas 4000 is proud to announce that we have been selected as a returning charity for the 2017 Austin Marathon & Half Marathon’s Austin Gives Miles charity program. In 2016, 43 Texas 4000 team runners raised over $19,000 while training for the race and their fundraising was matched with a $10,000 grant from The Moody […]

I sat around in a circle with my teammates, laughing so hard my stomach hurt. We’d been stuffing bags, handing out packets, and drinking kombucha at the Shiner Beer Run volunteer event for about two hours. We’d played games, talked about the previous weekend at training camp, and just had a really good time overall. […]

We are excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the Events Coordinator position. If you are interested in applying, please send a cover letter and resume to info@texas4000.org no later than Friday, December 2nd at 5p. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. View a full description of the Events Coordinator position by […]

Stretching out from the road lies huge farms with fields bordered by cattle fences. Large trees line the roadside and catch the fading light in their leaves as the sun dips towards the horizon. It’s about 80 degrees outside two days before Halloween. A weirdly warm day for this time it seems. My teammates and I […]

Wow, what a weekend! The weekend began on Saturday with our first Skills Clinic and ended on Sunday with volunteering for the Austin Ironman. During the nine hours of volunteering, I gained a greater appreciation for the training and the preparation that we undertake before the summer ride begins. My morning began bright and early. […]

Today we would like to introduce our new Program Manager, Ross McGarity. Ross is a 2014 alum of the Texas 4000 program and served as the Ozarks Route Assistant Ride Director. He has remained involved with the organization in many ways since his ride, including serving on the 2014 grants committee, working with the 2016 […]

The LIVESTRONG Challenge ride celebrated its 20th ride year in Austin this year. The event starts in downtown Austin and winds its way through the streets and back roads all the way down in San Marcos. My teammates and I had the incredible opportunity to volunteer at this great event and talk with the riders […]

  We are currently looking for passionate individuals with eagerness to learn about and help an amazing cause. These internship opportunities will directly support the Texas 4000 Fundraising and Special Events programs, activities and projects, as well as provide administrative support to all areas within the organization as needed. No matter what position you apply […]