Run the Asheville 1/2 Marathon!

BUNCOYL is looking for individuals to run the Marathon or the Half-Marathon on March 11, 2017
 Young LIfe is proud to be a part of the 2017 Asheville Half Marathon March 11, 2017!

Join Team YL and through your running and dedication, you will help provide resources to
 our staff and volunteers to enter the world of kids, focusing on what matters to them – fun, adventure and friendship. In doing so, we earn the privilege of talking to them about about God and His love for us. 

Run for BUNCOYL. Raise $1,000.


Want to know more about Young Life? Click here.​

Team YL Pre-Race Benefits:

1. Bi-weekly training runs from Nov 30th until race day - designed for Newbies, Seasoned and Hard-core marathoners.  Train and compare notes with other teammates.

2. Extensive online fundraising resources including a personal fundraising webpage to make your fundraising effort simple and successful. 

3. Free registration for the Asheville 1/2 Marathon!

4. A very special prize for the Top Fundraiser who raises the most funds by Friday, March 3, 2016.

5. Access to the Team YL Community.  Get to know your fellow teammates throughout the months preceding the race.

Team YL Race Weekend Benefits:

1. Team YL Pre-Race Celebration dinner on March 10th. 

This will be a pre-race dinner for those runners preparing for the Half Marathon. It will be swanky and nice! Prepare to be dressed up! 

3. Team YL race day apparel.

4. Encouraging support from Team YL volunteers on race day. We have a hilarious water station so get ready to be cheered on by Team YL on the Biltmore Estate!



What is my Fundraising Commitment? 

Runners are required to raise a minimum of $1,000* by Friday March 4, 2017

Fundraising Deadlines: (Please read carefully)

- Full Deadline: The remaining half of your funds will be due by Friday, March 4th, therefore by this date, your funds should total a minimum of $1,000*.  Your credit card will be charged on March 6th for the balance if we have not received donations totaling $1,000*.

Registrants are required to provide credit card information as a guarantee.  Your credit card will only be charged for the balance remaining if we have not received donations totaling $1,000 by March 4th, 2016. 

Fundraising Benefits:

Just a few of the ways we like to show our appreciation to our runners...

$2,000: Run and receive 2 tickets to the Biltmore Estate!  Raise $2,000 and receive 2 complimentary tickets to the Biltmore Estate house, Visit the house after you run!

$3,500: Run and Stay for FREE! Raise $3,500 and receive one complimentary night at the DoubleTree Biltmore (a Marathon Partner hotel).

$5,000: Run, stay and dine for FREE! Raise $5,000 and receive two nights accommodations at the new Biltmore Estate Village Inn (just steps away from the start line) a dinner voucher for two at a popular Asheville restaurant.

How can I register?

You can begin your registration process by clicking the green "REGISTER NOW" button at the top of this page.

You will send an email to team coordinator Leslie Sloan and she will send you the registration link! 

Questions?  Send an email to Leslie Sloan​

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Phone: (828) 484-1711

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