The SYTA Youth Foundation Run Team uses long distance running/walking as a symbol of endurance and hope. The goal is simple - to raise money for youth to travel with their schools or youth organizations. Participants on the Run Team fundraise on behalf of the SYTA Youth Foundation, train and participate in a marathon, half marathon or relay and run in honor of a student who has been chosen to receive a Road Scholarship. In exchange for participation, Run Team members receive roundtrip airfare, lodging, and entry into the selected Marathons. Since the program's inception in 2009, the team has collectively raised over $200,000. Participants fundraise, train, and participate in honor of a student who has been awarded ar Road Scholarship.
Our 2015 Running for Youth teams are willing to go the extra mile! are you?
Kona Marathon, Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, or 5K. Click here to support a current Kona runner or take the first step in joining our team.
We enthusiastically invite you to join the Running For Youth Marathon/Half-Marathon/5K Team! Ok, so you might not be a runner, that's ok..., we'll help you get there! The SYTA Youth Foundation is looking for motivated individuals to challenge themselves, run with us, and raise money for the SYTA Youth Foundation programs.
Our goal is for the Running For Youth Run Team to once again more than double from our previous year, bringing us to an anticipated 40 runners in our 5th year! Together, this Team will raise more than $200,000 for kids that need help. We will be running with you and we will help you with your training and fundraising from now until race day. We know we can help you get into great shape and we also know you'll have a lot of fun along the way! Please run with us and raise money for the SYTA Youth Foundation!
Please sign up up today so you can get started on your training and fundraising. All information is available below and if you have any questions, please contact us right away. We are all here for YOU!
Between us, we've run more than 30 marathons, so we have the experience to get you to the finish line!
Kirk & Ellen