We are Sports Backers
Sports Backers, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, pursues 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 Q&A: Max Hepp-Buchanan Tuesday, September 1st
- Kids Run RVA Run Clubs – How Do You Plug In? Thursday, August 27th
- Record Number of Participants Enjoy Anthem Moonlight Ride Monday, August 24th
- Sports Backers Announce 'Trails and Ales' Trail Run and Craft Beer Festival for Oct. 3 Tuesday, August 18th
- Applications due August 21 for the Bike Walk RVA Academy: Chesterfield Monday, August 17th
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.