Team Bear is a community of professional and amateur athletes that share our goals to stay active, stay healthy, stay balanced, and always outperform ourselves tomorrow.
Sarah is a top ranked long-course professional triathlete, competing in iron-distance and half-iron-distance events around the world.
Mix plays as a midfielder for the U.S. National Team and New York City FC in major league soccer. Mix has over 30 career goals while playing around the world.
Committed to and utilizing a healthy, chemical free diet, Brandon is not only a top ranked athlete, he is a nutritional and wellness coach as well as a motivational speaker. Brandon won back-to-back NCAA still rings championships.
Entrepreneur & Coach
Jason is a 2:39 marathoner and the founding coach of Strength Running, one of the largest coaching resources for runners with over 200,000 monthly readers. His work has appeared in Runner's World, Competitor, Business Insider, and many other major media outlets.
Jack is a professional soccer player for New York City FC in major league soccer. Jack was the #1 draft pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft and in 2015 won the Gatorade National Player of the Year Award.
Olympic Fencer & Fashion Model
Race is a foil fencer and leading menswear fashion model. A three-time Pan American champion and two-time Olympian. Race won a Bronze Medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Julius is a defensive tackle for the Miami Dolphins of National Football League and previously played for the Seattle Seahawks. Julius attend Tulane where he he was a first-team All-Conference USA defensive player.
Emily is a midfielder with US Women's National Soccer Team and the Portland Thorns of the National Women's Soccer League. Emily played for the University of Virginia and was the #1 overall pick in the 2016 NWSL College Draft.
Justin is a cornerback with the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. Justin is a 3x Pro Bowler and 2x First Team All-Pro.
Blake is a starting pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball and made his big league debut in 2016. Blake was a first-round draft pick out of high school in 2011.
Fitness Entrepreneur & YouTube Star
Jeff is host of the popular YouTube show RizKnows which has over 130,000 subscribers. He is an authority health & fitness products and wearable technology.
By this point, if you have the Internet and are even remotely tuned into this year’s Olympic games, you’ve heard of cupping. Cupping, as you probably already know, is a form of Chinese therapy that dates back thousands of years where heated cups are applied to and moved around the surface of the body (generally the back) in order to...
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