OUR HISTORY

CREATION OF TEAM FRANK

 
– Frank Doyle and family – 2001 –

 

TEAM FRANK was created in May 2002 in honour of Frank Joseph Doyle. Frank was just 39 years old when he perished in the World Trade Centre attacks on 9/11/2001. Frank left behind his wife Kimmy Chedel and his two toddler children Zoë (2) and Garrett (1).

Frank was a SVP and risk arbitrage trader for Keefe Bruyette and Woods and an accomplished athlete. TEAM FRANK was created to honour Frank.

During the past 17 years, over 200 members of TEAM FRANK (family and friends) have participated in athletic events and challenges all over the world.

  • Summit of Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Summit of Table Mountain and Lion’s Head
  • Base camp of Everest
  • Swim to Alcatraz
  • “Cycle To The Sun”,  summit of Haleakala, Maui
  • Cycle the Italian Dolomites 
  • Iron Man competitions
  • Marathons
  • Triathlons
  • Spartan Beasts
  • Mud Hero events
 

CREATION OF TEAM FRANK AFRICA

 

In September of 2017, TEAM FRANK AFRICA became a registered Canadian Not-for-profit Corporation. Time had come for this remarkable team to build preschools in Africa. Our current goal is “one school at a time”.