(Rocklin, CA—October 10, 2014) Freeplay magazine, a women’s endurance sports publication, est. 2011, has announced that they will be launching a women’s triathlon team in early 2015. Freeplay magazine’s cofounders are excited about the addition of Team Freeplay and are looking forward to providing additional support for top age-group and elite women in the sport of triathlon. Team Freeplay is encouraging women who are active in the sport of triathlon and the triathlon community to apply to be part of the team, which will be based out of northern California. Although athletes will be selected late this fall, the team’s official kick-off will be early next year.

In November, 8–10 athletes will be chosen to be on Team Freeplay for the 2015 racing season. Selected athletes will receive designated team racing kits and gear, support and exposure from Freeplay magazine, as well products from Team Freeplay partners Rudy Project, Salming Running, Fluid Sports Nutrition, Nature’s Bakery and Temple Coffee. In addition to racing regularly throughout 2015, member of Team Freeplay athletes will support Freeplay magazine, take part in community events to increase women’s participation in endurance sports, and support team sponsors.

“Team Freeplay is a great opportunity for female athletes who are balancing families and careers with the demands of training to receive support to achieve their goals,” said team director and cofounder of Freeplay magazine Stephanie Artis. “I am really excited about starting the team and working closely with some of the top women in the sport.”

Team Freeplay also provides unique, all-inclusive sponsorship opportunities for businesses. Sponsorship packages combine print and digital media through Freeplay magazine with all the benefits and exposure a team sponsorship provides. Working with Team Freeplay and Freeplay magazine provides businesses with 360 degrees of engagement with their customers.

To learn more about Team Freeplay, visit www.teamfreeplay.com

For team sponsorship opportunities, contact Stephanie Artis at Stephanie@freeplaymagazine.com.

About Freeplay magazine: Freeplay magazine is a women’s endurance sports publication founded in 2011 by Stephanie Artis and Sean Dulany. Freeplay magazine provides readers with inspiring stories about women competing in endurance sports, health and nutrition columns, training tips and related industry news. Freeplay magazine is available in print and online at www.freeplaymagazine.com.