Sports Backers Marathon Training Team

Celebrating 23 years of training!

Need help preparing to run a marathon? Looking to make new friends while you train? Then look no further than the Sports Backers Marathon Training Team, designed to motivate and train individuals to run the Richmond Marathon. You’ll find yourself not just equipped with a detailed 24-week program, but a great crew of experienced coaches and inspirational teammates as well. So let Richmond’s running community carry you to 26.2… when you hit that final stretch at the Allianz Partners Richmond Marathon, you’ll be glad you didn’t go it alone!

June 1, 2024

Training begins June 1/2
Race Day is November 16


November 17 – May 17: $180
May 18 – July 10: $190


Sports Backers Stadium
100 Avenue of Champions
Richmond, VA 23230

Do you have friends who want the marathon training team plan, support, and race day experience but can’t make it to the weekly group runs? Let them know that they can now sign up for our all Virtual Marathon Training Team, an extension of the Sports Backers Marathon Training Team!