About South Dakota Team BEEF

Thank you for your interest in the South Dakota Beef Council’s running team. Team BEEF is a community of runners and health enthusiasts who recognize the nutrition benefits of lean beef and the vital role this high-quality protein plays in their training. Athletes of all experience levels are encouraged to participate. As each member strives to reach his or her goals, the South Dakota Beef Industry Council is excited to cheer them on and support their activities.

Benefits of the South Dakota Beef Council Running Team:

  • A South Dakota Beef Council Team BEEF running jersey for team members.
  • Educational information via email including recipes, fitness tips, etc., from South Dakota Beef Council
  • Reimbursement assistance for race entry fees up to $100 annually. Reimbursement assistance is only available for the approved list of sponsored races.

Expectations of South Dakota Beef Council Running Team member:

  • Understand and believe in the nutritional benefits of lean beef and the vital role it plays in training.
  • Serve as positive role model for lean beef.
  • Actively spread the word and help educate people who seek information about lean beef, including in your social networks such as Facebook, Twitter or a blog.
  • Participate in South Dakota Team Beef nutrition orientation webinar and share that information with others.
  • Participate in at least two of the approved sponsored races listed and wear jersey throughout the duration of the race.

Approved list of sponsored events:

  • Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon and Half Marathon in Deadwood, SD
  • Beef and Eggs Road Race n Brookings, SD
  • Andy’s Road Race in Huron, SD
  • Sioux Falls Marathon and Half Marathon in Sioux Falls, SD

How to Become Part of Team BEEF:

The recruiting process for 2014 has ended, but please send Briana Burgers an e-mail if you would like to be added to the interest list for the 2015 team! 

Team BEEF Recipes

Team BEEF Webinar

Questions? Contact Briana Burgers at bburgers@sdbeef.org 

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