September 20, 2020

Preblast for the week of September 21st

Highlights: Five Guys fundraiser is in its final week; Saturday starting at 5:30am there will be plenty of fitness, fellowship, & faith as we workout, eat, & build tables together. Week 4 of the IronPax Challenge #letsgo. All AOs are collecting items for the Connecting Community Ruck happening in October.

IronPax: Get registered now! Show up to a workout and get it done! Also see iron-pax-challenge on Slack.
Opportunities to complete the workout throughout September:
-Barracks on Mondays, led by Beauty Shop
-Blue Collar on Mondays, led by Bootheal
-Blazing Saddle on Wednesdays, led by Finkle
-Neverland/Morg on Thursdays, led by Eagle
-Levee on Fridays, led by Halpert
-Berm on Fridays, led by Chef
-Lair on Saturdays, led by Skids

3rdF Opportunity – “FIVE GUYS for BOX JUMPs and TRIs”: We’re raising money this month for New Hope Christian Academy, where our own Chioccetti (Chris Oliver) is Director of Development. New Hope Christian Academy is an urban, private elementary school located in Frayser. 80% of NHCA students qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch and 50% live in the North Memphis area. You can learn more about the challenge HERE 

Saturday’s Schedule: @ New Hope, 3000 University St. Memphis, TN 38127
-5:30-6:15 Workout -6:15-6:45 COT and Breakfast – 6:45-9:00 Building Tables
*come for some or all **BYO-Cordless Drill

3rdF Opportunity – Connecting Community Ruck: For the month of September we will be raising supplies and funds for the homeless.  Bring supplies at each AO and Harry Potter will pick up from there. Supplies needed this week are: Men and Women’s (all sizes)–> Socks, Underwear, T-Shirts; Batteries–>2A and 3A; First Aid–> Bandaids, Neosporin, Chapstick, and Cough Drops; Snacks–> Granola/Cereal Bar, Crackers with PB/Cheese, Fruit snacks, cans of tuna etc; Drinks–> Water, Hydration/Vitamin beverage 
Bug Spray

This Week’s Events:
Be sure to review our workout schedule and events calendar!

F3 Nation 10 Year Anniversary:
F3 Nation turns 10 years old on Jan. 1st 2021. To celebrate the nation is coming together at F3 Cape Fear near Wilmington, NC on Jan 15th – 17th. There will be lots of fitness, fellowship, and faith taking place this weekend. With the ability to meet pax from all over the nation. For more details and to register checkout https://f310year.com We have confirmed pax sign-ups, checkout the slack channel #10-year-cape-fear

Eli Grow Legacy 8K: Once again this year Bruce and family are hosting an 8K race for the Eli Grow Legacy Foundation, a foundation created in memorial for Bruce’s brother. They are raising money to fund community scholarships and build an athletic facility. Click here to learn more about the cause. This year there is a virtual racing option, any one interested in leading a virtual race contact Bruce for details. All can sign-up for the race events here: Register for Eli Grow Legacy 8k happening Nov. 7th.