Media Coverage About Gilbert and the Gazelles

2016

♦  Abilene Christian University Recognizes Outstanding Alumni - KTXS.com
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye Named Abilene Christian University Young Alumnus of the Year
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye Tabbed as Keynote Speaker at 58th Annual RRCA Convention

2015

♦  Run for the Water Serving Burundians - KXAN.com
♦  African Native Turned Famous Austinite to Speak at Westlake Chamber - Statesman.com
♦  Gazelle Foundation Reaches $1 Million Milestone in Burundi - Statesman.com
♦  World-class runner teaches Austin students about Africa - KVUE.com
♦  Genocide Survivor Speaks to Students of Hutto High - thehuttonews.com

2014

♦  A heartfelt return to Boston for local running community
♦  LeBlanc: A year after the bombings, Austin runners head to Boston for a very special marathon
♦  Two Members of Gilbert's Gazelles Determined to Return to Boston, Cross Finish Line
♦  Austin Runners Return to Boston for Bombing Anniversary
♦  Gazelle Coach Michael Madison Biking Across Burundi
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye - Inspiration from a Happy and Healthy Mentor

2013

♦  Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce Names Gilbert Tuhabonye Citizen of the Year
♦  ATX Man Magazine Profile of Gilbert Tuhabonye
♦  Austin Runners Lace Up Sneakers for Boston Marathon Victims
♦  Austin Runners in Boston React to Bombing
♦  Run a Race, Change a Life Forever
♦  Burundi Genocide Survivor: Running Eases Mind (NPR)
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye at Qui, Seton Breast Care Center Park Party and more
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye: Survival, Forgiveness and Heart
♦  Dinner with ambassador from Burundi and Gilbert Tuhabonye
♦  Runner's Scars Tell A Survivor's Story
♦  Whole Foods Organic Connection Magazine - Gilbert Tuhabonye Profile

2012

♦  Sacramento Bee - Austin Gazelles Coming to Town for 30th Annual Marathon
♦  Austinites run for clean water
♦  Thousands of runners help bring clean water to Africa
♦  Austin running coach returns to homeland, visits site of massacre where he almost died
♦  Gilbert Tuhabonye goes home, 02.05.12
♦  International Voice and Local Force of Nature: Gilbert Tuhabonye brings water to Burundi and PRs to Austin runners
♦  From the archive: Scarring flames don't douse spirit of Abilene Christian runner
♦  Runner's World Cover Athletes Race 2012 Boston Marathon For Sick Children

2003-2011

♦  Run for the Water Quickly Becoming Austin's Favorite Event
♦  Gilbert's Gazelles travel to coach's homeland of Burundi
♦  Gazelles in Burundi, 08.01.11
♦  Ivi Kerrigan of Gilbert's Gazelles Wins Moe's Half Marathon
♦  A Woman Who Runs
♦  Running to the Arms of God
♦  Running for His Life - Texas Monthly Profile of Gilbert Tuhabonye

Award Winning Gazelles


Austin Fit Magazine

2015 "Best Of": Best Running Coach (1st), Best Runner (2nd), Best Race (Run for the Water) (3rd)
2014 "Best Of": Best Running Coach (2nd), Best Runner (1st), Best Race (Run for the Water) (3rd)
2013 "Best Of": Best Running Coach (1st), Best Runner (1st), Best Race (Run for the Water) (3rd)
2012 "Best Of": Best Runner (1st), Best Running Group (2nd), Best Race (2nd)
2011 "Best Of": Best Runner (1st), Best Running Group (3rd)


Competitor Group Magazine

2011 "Best Of": Best Running Club (South Region)

Austin Chronicle

2007 "Best Of": Best Running Club

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Gilbert on Cover of Austin Fit Magazine - April 2012


Competitor Magazine 2011 Best Running Club


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