bluespadeFreeplay magazine, a women’s endurance sports publication, est. 2011, has announced they will be supporting Team Freeplay for a second year in 2016. Team Freeplay’s women’s triathlon team was originally formed in the fall of 2014. Currently, the northern California team is composed of 10 age group and elite triathletes who compete in Olympic distance to full distance triathlons. Team athletes receive various levels of support (based on a variety of factors including ability, potential and community involvement) from Freeplay magazine and Team Freeplay sponsors to help them achieve their goals in the sport. In 2016 the team will be expanded to include distance runners and other endurance athletes. An ambassador program will also be available to a select number of women.

Freeplay magazine is encouraging women who are active in the sport of triathlon and in the endurance sport community to apply to be part of the team, which will be based out of northern California. Team and ambassador applications, as well as, more details regarding Freeplay 2016 including team expectations, sponsors, and athlete support will be available September 1, 2015. Freeplay magazine expects to select team athletes and ambassadors by October 31, 2015.

“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 looking forward to year 2 of Team Freeplay and continuing to work 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 throughout the year. Working with Team Freeplay and Freeplay magazine provides businesses with the opportunity to be fully engaged with their customers.


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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. To subscribe to Freeplay magazine visit