3×2 events

3×2 events
January 5, 2018 Michael

Quality events that drive change in our communities.

Funds raised from event participation and sponsorship are used to host free fitness programs in low-opportunity communities.

East Coast Triathlon Festival - May 2, 2021

A full day triathlon event consisting of 8 races for all ages & abilities.  Races include Junior Elite Cup, Age Group Draft-Legal World Qualifier, & Youth MidEast Regional Champs.  No qualification necessary – all ages and levels welcome. Learn More

West Creek Duathlon #1 - June 6

A run-bike-run event for ages 17 & under.  More details coming soon.

Splash & Dash Series - June/July, 2021

Part of USA Triathlon’s national series, this local swim-run series partners with swim teams to provide kids a safe, fun introduction to multisport.  Each event includes a short swim followed by a short run. The Live Red Foundation organizes 7 Splash and Dash races across 2 cities – choose your city: Learn More

VHBG Youth Triathlon - Aug 14, 2021

Now in its 10th year, The VHBG Youth Triathlon is a beginner-focused youth race with a large impact on the local community. 100% of the revenue from this event goes to the VA Home for Boys & Girls. Over the past 9 years, this race has not only introduced the local community to triathlon but also the kids who reside at VHBG and participate every year. Learn More

West Creek Duathlon #2 - Sept 26

A run-bike-run event for ages 17 & under.  More details coming soon.

Run For Mukhanyo - Oct 6, 2021

Run for Mukhanyo is a charity run benefiting a Christian school in South Africa and the local Youth Life Foundation of Richmond. The race is a great example of the Live Red Foundation’s model of community empowerment. We are training and empowering students from Veritas School in the north side of Richmond to mentor and train kids running in this year’s race. Learn More

Regency Mile - Oct 31, 2021

The Regency Mile, formerly Short Pump Mile, is the largest timed youth road race in Richmond, attracting over 1,300 runners in recent years.  The event promotes fitness, school pride, and community involvement.  Includes a school competition with a portion of proceeds donated back to area schools’ PE departments.  Learn More