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.
- Around the Worlds: Behind the Camera Wednesday, September 23rd
- Around the Worlds: The Hills Are Alive Tuesday, September 22nd
- Around the Worlds Notebook Monday, September 21st
- Bike Valet for the World Championships! Wednesday, September 16th
- Floyd Ave. will be Richmond's first 20mph zone! Tuesday, September 15th
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.