…is an incorporated non-profit that exists to create wholesome, fun, memorable athletic events in our community. We host races, games, events, venues, and educational instances that benefit the health, wellness, dignity, and compassion-capacity in and around Lago Vista, Texas.

Our Team

Our volunteers and sponsors make all of this possible. The cast is ever-growing and ever evolving, so it is impossible here to give them their proper due. We are forever indebted to your service as we seek to use sports to improve the city we all love.



Michael Smith Lago Vista

Michael Smith

A multi-sport athlete, Michael has invested countless hours building and maintaining the running and biking trails that Lago prides itself on. You are likely to find Michael mountain biking the hills of Lago or training at New Heights gym.

Michael joined his Wife Angela in founding Yip Yap, a technology platform dedicated to empowering parents with the power to limit youth’s online exposure to only those media approved in advance. The Smiths’ commitment to wholesome fun is embodied in his role as Director of Lago Vista Athletics.

Matthew Alexander Brunken, MBA, MNC, CP, CRD, CRC

Brunken runs for Team LRCN and has variously been sponsored by Fleet Feet, Huel, Stride Tribe, and others. He is a Certified Race Director, Certified Running Coach, and 2:45 marathoner. Brunken maintains the non-profits credentials, including CPR, Abuse Prevention & Awareness Training, and Race Director.