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 […]

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 […]

AUSTIN— Texas 4000, a nonprofit dedicated to cultivating student leaders and engaging communities in the fight against cancer, today announced David Chayer as its new executive director. Chayer steps into the role to replace outgoing executive director, Jen Thomas, who is relocating to Denver. Also today, the organization announced the expansion of its board of directors, including Wes Carberry, Michael Lu, Danielle Oxford, Kerry Rupp and Denise Silverman. The new leadership and expansion of the board of directors will allow the organization to strategically broaden its reach, and have a greater impact in the fight against cancer.

Michael Tatalovich will be riding as a member of the 2016 Texas 4000 Team. He is currently a sophomore architecture major at UT where he works as a photographer for Spark Magazine, an on campus fashion periodical. He also does creative work for Smear Magazine, a local indie zine. He enjoys being outdoors, concerts, and […]

We couldn’t be more excited for the upcoming Tribute Gala this Saturday, August 22nd! Here is a sneak peak of some of the live auction, silent auction, and raffle packages. Be prepared to get your bid on! LIVE AUCTION PACKAGES Reflections of the Ride – Painting by Carolyn Daniel The painting is called “Reflections of […]

It’s official – the 2015 Texas 4000 team crossed the finish line Friday in Anchorage, Alaska after a 70-day journey (on bicylces) from Austin, Texas! We hope this gives you a glimpse into an experience that is challenging to capture in words and photos and we thank you for the part you played in getting […]