We are the Sports Backers
The Sports Backers pursue a goal to transform greater Richmond into the most physically active community in the nation by leading the area in embracing and celebrating an active lifestyle. Our Events and Programs are designed to foster active lifestyles for everyone.
- The Planning Commission did what? Thursday, January 22nd
- The YMCA 10k Training Team Secret Friday, January 16th
- Pocahontas Tent-to-Trail relay set for April 17-18 at Pocahontas State Park Tuesday, January 13th
- Applications open for Sports Backers Ambassadors and Bike Walk RVA Academy Wednesday, January 7th
- Pride, Fitness, and Fun All Part of 10k Media Day Wednesday, January 7th
There are 6,500 people annually that volunteer to make the Sports Backers organization and its events and programs the success they are today. With your support, we can make this region a more attractive and vibrant place to live where safe opportunities to walk, run, bike, swim, or workout abound and where access to these activities are available to all.