Category: "Profiles" Articles

February 1, 2017
From losing a leg to becoming a legend—Brian Frasure races to the top. Few can fathom racing against the highest echelon of athletes in the world. And even fewer can fathom doing so as...
February 1, 2017
Atomic Athlete Jake Saenz & Tod Moore I close my eyes and exhale, buying a final moment of solitude before walking into the coach’s office at Atomic Athlete. I rehearse my talking points in...
February 1, 2017
If a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bicycle ride, and a marathon 26.2-mile run sounds like a race meant only for top tier athletes, you're wrong. As grueling as it may be, you can definitely...
January 1, 2017
Peloton Cycle 11701 Domain Boulevard, Austin, TX 78758 www.pelotoncycle.com From their studio to your home, Peloton Cycle is the first cycling studio to join boutique fitness with live home streaming. Too busy to make...
January 1, 2017
Hyde Park Gym 4125 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX, 78705 hydeparkgym.com Founded in 1979, Hyde Park Gym made its mark in Austin by providing a serious weight room with a friendly environment. This homegrown establishment has...
January 1, 2017
Athlete Architecture VW Bus “I had a VW Bus in college and have always loved them,” says Athlete Architecture founder and head coach, Chris Toriggino. “I had been looking for one for a while...
January 1, 2017
Recently voted the best Pilates studio in 2016 by Austin Fit Magazine, Pure Pilates Austin has been keeping clients sculpting and sweating for over 3 years. Pure Pilates Austin is not your basic workout,...
January 1, 2017
1997: Austin Fit Magazine debuts as Austin’s first local health and fitness publication 2002: The Swimsuit Issue is published—the  longest recurring issue. 2007: The first year of the Fittest Dogs Issue 2012: AFM creates its own event for...
January 1, 2017
How to Choose the Right Gym By Jessica Clark It’s no question that Austinites love working out. We can probably thank our beautiful geography, pleasant weather, and the amazing food in our city for...
December 1, 2016
In the land of Longhorns, Bevo XV rests comfortably at the end of his first regular season as the famous mascot for The University of Texas at Austin. Even an opponent against the Longhorn football...
December 1, 2016
Nutrition Best Smoothie Shop  1. JuiceLand  Will JuiceLand’s reign ever come to an end? Although they have an extensive menu full of juices, hot drinks, and healthy shots, the smoothies reign supreme by allowing...
November 1, 2016
Former Green Beret and former long snapper for The University of Texas and the Seattle Seahawks, Nate Boyer made major headlines earlier this season when he sent a letter to 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. ...
November 1, 2016
Celebrating his tenth year of holding office in the Texas Senate, Senator Kirk Watson has plenty of reasons to feel accomplished. Between his work with the state, Dell Medical School, Bastrop County Bank community...
October 1, 2016
Curcuma 2207 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78702 www.eatcurcuma.com Although Curcuma is 100 percent plant-based, it’s not just for vegans! Whether you’re vegan, paleo, gluten-free, or are just a foodie who loves to...
October 1, 2016
Oftentimes, we enjoy certain pleasures without any consideration for the people who made it possible. The workers who clear Lady Bird Lake of any branches broken off in a storm. The volunteers who pick...
September 1, 2016
Some of us started playing sports at a young age, in little leagues, skate parks, or on community swim teams. Most of us discover our passion for exercise sometime between our first college class...
September 1, 2016
Evolve Cryo + Wellness evolveatx.com 3411 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704 Freeze your way to recovery with cryotherapy and a variety of other treatments at Evolve. Customized body treatments and unique therapies help...
September 1, 2016
Running, unlike other popular sports, has been around for thousands of years. While our early ancestors weren’t exactly chasing soccer balls or swinging tennis rackets, they were most definitely running. The instinct is basically...
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