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.
- Marathon Training Team Provides Support Network Thursday, May 21st
- Commuter Stations back for Bike to Work Day '15 Tuesday, May 12th
- 'Dance Your Way to Fitness' Program Off to Successful Start Friday, May 8th
- Southern Track Classic Brings Local, National Talent to RVA Thursday, May 7th
- Second Class of Active RVA Fitness Warriors Program Announced Wednesday, May 6th
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.