Finish Strong Racing Elite Age Group Team

2017 Overview and Application
Finish Strong Racing is proud to announce its new Age Group Elite Team for runners and triathletes!

The FSR Elite Age Group Team is looking for athletes that finish with national level finishes, podium performances, active on social media, and athletes with strong character. Finish Strong Racing represents a variety of brands and companies that expect the absolute highest level of professionalism. For every athlete on the team to have a personalized experience will be limiting the size to provide the elite athletes with the best team environment around!

Please review the criteria, perks, and requirements below.
If you are interested in applying Contact Dana Lyons.


Each athlete will be reviewed on a case by case basis. The time and podium requirements below are a guideline for the selection process. Masters is defined as 40 to 49, Grand Masters is defined as 50 and over.  We encourage anybody to apply, as the criteria below is not set in stone.  Other distances that are not defined below will be accepted on a case by case basis.


Olympic Distance

  • 2:10 and under
  • Masters- 2:15 and under
  • Grand Masters- 2:20 and under

Half Ironman

  • 4:25 and under
  • Masters- 4:40 and under
  • Grand Master- 5:00 and under


  • 10:00 and under
  • Grand Masters- 10:20 and under

Olympic Distance

  • 2:20 and under
  • Masters- 2:30 and under
  • Grand masters- 2:35 and under

Half Ironman

  • 5:00 and under
  • Masters- 5:10 and under
  • Grand Masters- 5:30 and under


  • 11:00 and under
  • Grand Masters- 11:30 and under

Other Considerations

    • Top 5 AG at an Ironman branded race
    • Top 15 AG at Age Group USAT Nationals, Sprint or Olympic race
    • Draft Legal Athletes will be consider on a case-by-case instances


Half Marathon

  • 1:20 and under
  • Masters- 1:25 and under
  • Grand Masters- 1:30 and under


  • 2:50 and under
  • Masters- 3:00 and under
  • Grand Masters- 3:10 and under
Half Marathon
  • 1:30 and under
  • Masters- 1:37 and under
  • Grand Masters- 1:45 and under


  • 3:10 and under
  • Masters- 3:20 and under
  • Grand Masters- 3:50 and under


  • Free Klean Athlete Products
  • 40% discount to Oral IV
  • 25% discount to Powertap
  • Exclusive Elite discount to Bike Lane
  • Exclusive Elite discount for Cantu Wheels
  • Exclusive Elite discount to Mobility Chiro Therapy
  • Exclusive Elite discount to Alternative Health Care
  • Discounted/Free FSR Gear
  • Home use of Normatec Compression
  • Elite only special coached workouts
  • Cash for Athlete Featured in Printed Media:
    Local Article- $25, Local Picture- $50
    Regional Article- $50, Regional Photo- $75
    National Article- $200, National Photo- $300
    Cover Photo Shot Bonus-  $100
  • Ex: Local – The Villager, Conroe Carrier
    Regional – Runner Triathlete News, Houston Chronicle
    National – Competitor Magazine, Runners World, Triathlete


  • Wear FSR Approved Gear Before/During/After ALL races
  • Train in FSR Gear whenever possible
  • Lead and help other FSR Team Members
  • At least one social media post about FSC/FSR per week on social media (proper tagging required)
  • Follow all USAT rules and lead by example
  • Represent yourself, your coach, and your team in a positive light
  • Race Schedule approved by team manager