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Regular Season 2013-2014
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Meet the Team
 
Welcome to FearTheSteer.com - home of the Texas Stampede, the 2004, 2005 and 2008 Division I USQRA National Champions and 2004 & 2005 USQRA Mountain Sectional Champions. The Texas Stampede is a wheelchair (quad) rugby team located in Austin, Texas. Founded in 1998, the ever changing squad of athletes and staff is a performance-based team committed to excellence in it's highest form.

The Texas Stampede is a wheelchair rugby team located in the heart of Central Texas. As a organization the Stampede relies on sponsorships and donations to cover operating costs, travel expenses and equipment needs. Founded 17 years ago, the ever changing squad of athletes and staff has been committed to excellence in its purest form. In addition to being a performance based team, the Stampede has worked to positively change the lives of individuals with disabilities through athletics, leadership and peer counseling.

 

Recent Player Profile News

Texas Attends Metal and Muscle

11/30/2016, 9:15pm CST
By The Herd

Stampede play 1st instate tourney of season

The Texas stampede return to action this weekend at the Metal and Muscle invitational. This will be the first time the stampede has played in Texas since The national championships last April.

"We are excited to be able to get back on the court" said Coach James Gumbert. The Stampede who are co-hosting the event, will be looking to solidify new lines and work on athlete development.

For more information or a schedule of the games go to fearthesteer.com

Stampede Members work with PTA and OTA Students

10/13/2016, 11:15pm CDT
By The Herd

Community college welcomes athletes and staff

Members of the Texas Stampede took the afternoon to work with local PTA and OTA students of Austin Community College. The team has worked with ACC for over 10 years by being test subjects for the students to study and hone their skills on.  Shawn Meredith who has regularly participated in the project said "its a chance to help these future professionals with first hand knowledge and experiences". 

Team members fielded questions, demonstrated auto modifications and worked in the lab as test subjects.  

For more information go to www.fearthesteer.com. 

Stampede Celebrate 2015-2016 National Championship

10/10/2016, 5:45pm CDT
By The Herd

Team Sponsors Family Fans enjoy game replay and award ceremonies

The Texas Stampede wrapped up the 2015-2016 season Saturday with a National Championship Celebration and Award ceremony at the Alamo Draft House. “It was a great opportunity to get everyone together for a game replay and to say thank you to so many who helped make last year so special” said head coach James Gumbert.

The ceremony attended by family, fans and sponsors was highlighted by team as well as individual awards. “We had a lot of smiling faces in the cinema” said Gumbert. “Everyone really enjoyed the replay and events surrounding the evening”.

The 2016-2017 season begins in earnest next  week. Go to calendars at www.fearthesteer.com for complete information.