Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” The Young Men’s Leadership Academy 5K Run is a fundraising event presented by the school to help raise funds for the academy, as well as a demonstration of their support for Martin Luther King Jr.’s message of resilience and equality. Young Men’s Leadership Academy is the first all-boys public school in San Antonio. Our mission is to develop young men into highly effective scholars, thinkers, and leaders by providing a high-quality comprehensive educational and social experience leading to distinguished high school graduation plan.100% of proceeds from our event fund student programming.
We will miss seeing all of you at the starting line this year but look forward to seeing your photos, videos, and of course, those incredible times that you post!
When you sign up this year you will receive
Access to a 5K route that highlights Civil Rights sites in San Antonio with historical references thanks to the San Antonio African American Archive and Museum.
Our 2021 Spotify playlist.
A chance to buy an amazing Long Sleeve Huarache Turbo printed T.
A print at home RACE BIB.
Our heartfelt gratitude.
Race Fee(s): – FREE! ( DONATIONS ENTHUSIASTICALLY ACCEPTED)
TSHIRTS 15 DOLLARS ( 20 dollars mailed to your home)
No age group awards this year but we think you are all WINNERS!
Packet Pick up information:
Friday, January 15th, 4-6:30 PM at YMLA 415 Gabriel 78202
Click here to view the official T-shirt!