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.
- What the sneck? Thursday, February 19th
- New Shoes Bring Joy and Fitness Wednesday, February 18th
- Bike Walk RVA Nominated for Advocacy Organization of the Year Friday, February 13th
- Kids Run RVA's Call Federal Marathon, Jr. named Youth Running Event of the Year Thursday, February 12th
- AT&T Dash for the Cash Participant Announced Wednesday, February 11th
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.