cart
Event updates, fun stuff, and encouragement...just a click away!

Kids Run RVA News

Sports Backers, Kids Run RVA to Launch ‘Kids Challenge: Virtual Edition’ on Oct. 5

Monday, September 14

Registration now open for virtual fitness challenge for kids age 4-17 RICHMOND, VA – Sports Backers and Kids Run RVA today announced that the new ‘Kids Challenge: Virtual Edition’ will launch on October 5, with registration now open at www.sportsbackers.org. The program will encourage Richmond-area kids and their families to keep moving on their own on a daily basis throughout […]

  • Read Story

Kids Run RVA: Building Memories and Muscles Through Virtual Programming

Monday, August 10

By: Jacki Quinlan, Director of Community Outreach In March, when schools and the rest of the world as we knew it shut down, kids all around the Richmond region found themselves stuck at home trying to continue their school curriculum from their laptops and tablets.  Sports teams came to an abrupt end, run clubs weren’t able to meet, basketball nets […]

  • Read Story

Kids Run RVA: Creating Change for RVA Youth Through Active Living Equity

Wednesday, July 15

By: Chaz Coleman, Kids Run RVA Program Manager The fight for equity in America for Black people and people of color is an ongoing battle. Here in Richmond, Virginia, the former capital of the Confederacy during the Civil War, there are daily reminders about the struggle for equal rights, with references to the Confederate legacy found in monuments, school names, […]

  • Read Story