Our Quest

Augie's Quest is dedicated to finding treatments and cures for ALS.

AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY “AUGIE”

Our Award-Winning Documentary, “Augie” tells the incredible love story of Augie and Lynne Nieto in their fight to cure ALS. Watch “Augie” on iTunes and Amazon today!

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Our Founder

Founded by Augie Nieto, known for his role in shaping today’s fitness world as the co-founder and CEO of Life Fitness, Augie’s Quest leverages Augie’s long-standing relationships in the fitness industry and global business community to operate like a highly successful business accountable for results

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ALS isn't incurable; it's only underfunded

Every dollar raised through Augie’s Quest to Cure ALS is dedicated to driving innovative science via the ALS Therapy Development Institute.

What we do

The ALS Therapy Development Institute is dedicated to finding a cure for ALS. Our innovative science and cutting edge approach have resulted in a promising treatment for ALS. We also pioneered the ALS Precision Medicine Program, the world’s premier program and partnership with ALS patients to discover additional potential treatments.

Our Champion's story

Emily Hadley

Our ALS Champion this November is Emily Hadley, whose husband Collin was diagnosed with ALS four years ago at the age of 41. Read Emily's perspective on the connection between National Family Caregivers Month and Thanksgiving - and what she is most thankful for this holiday season.

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LATEST NEWS

Augie & Lynne Nieto honored as ‘Industry Difference Makers’ by Athletic Business

Augie & Lynne Nieto honored as ‘Industry Difference Makers’ by Athletic Business

November 15, 2018

In the November-December of 'Athletic Business,' Augie and Lynne Nieto were honored as 'Industry Difference-Makers' for their achievements in

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Augie’s Quest to Cure ALS celebrates record-breaking night at 13th Annual ‘Tradition of Hope’ Gala—Raising $1.38 Million+

Augie’s Quest to Cure ALS celebrates record-breaking night at 13th Annual ‘Tradition of Hope’ Gala—Raising $1.38 Million+

October 18, 2018

Joined by friends and supporters, Augie and Lynne Nieto express optimism for the future in the fight to cure

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Fitness Industry Celebrates Record-Breaking Fundraising Year During IHRSA’s 13th Annual BASH for Augie’s Quest to Cure ALS

Fitness Industry Celebrates Record-Breaking Fundraising Year During IHRSA’s 13th Annual BASH for Augie’s Quest to Cure ALS

June 26, 2018

Raises more than $6 Million to Advance Promising Treatments for ALS https://youtu.be/zU4YlXXDIyA San Diego, March 27, 2018 – Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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Orangetheory Fitness Members Ready to Work Out for a Cause

Orangetheory Fitness Members Ready to Work Out for a Cause

June 26, 2018

Orangetheory’s second annual partnership with Augie’s Quest expected to raise over $2 million for ALS research BOCA RATON, Fla. –

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