Running for Youth
The SYTA Youth Foundation Running for Youth Run Team uses long distance running/walking as a symbol of endurance and hope. The goal is simple - to raise money for students & 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 race distances throughout the year. Since the program's inception in 2009, the team has collectively raised over $350,000.
Thank you to our Running for Youth Runners who participated in the 2018 Seattle Rock 'N' Roll Run and the 2018 Wineglass Marathon! These amazing runners fundraised over $13,000, equating to 27 Road Scholarships!
Thank you to our Running for Youth Partners: Fly My Group and Hard Rock Cafe
Running for Youth is sponsored by Fly My Group.
Upcoming Running for Youth Events
November 5 - November 8, 2020 | Orlando, FL
|RACE OPTIONS: 5K / 10K / Half Marathon / Disney Two Course Challenges / Kid Races|
Register by: May 1, 2020
Fundraise by: November 14, 2020
$1,500 Includes: One (1) Race registration, access to runDisney Health & Fitness Expo, Saturday Team Dinner, Post Race Party at Epcot, RFY Team Shirt and fundraising materials and an airline ticket to Orlando (Max. value of $600.00).
$400 Participating in multiple races is encouraged! Add $400 to your fundraising minimum and participate in the Disney Two Course Challenge or a 5K & 10K for $1,900 or in all three courses (5K, 10K, & Half Marathon) $2,300.
* Please note that the benefits received by participating runners are sponsored and are made available with no correlation to the amount being fundraised. The Runner team fee helps cover the cost of registrations and team shirts and is nonnegotiable. The fundraising minimums are collected to help support the SYTA Youth Foundation and it's mission to support student travel.
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Fundraise, train and participate in a marathon, half marathon or relay. In exchange for participation, Run Team members receive round-trip airfare, lodging and entry into the selected marathons.
Each runner must raise a designated amount of money to participate, and your support––no matter the size––gives our runners and walkers the motivation to keep going! By supporting your friends and family you are empowering their mission and the mission of the SYTA Youth Foundation.