OWR travels to many different countries worldwide to aid and elevate underprivileged communities through athletics and education. The only way the OWR can continue improving lives around the world is with the help of its volunteers. There are several upcoming service trips this Spring and Summer in which you can participate.
February – Cuba
We will do our service trip in Baracoa, Feb. 9-16, working with runners in this town that was affected by the Category 5 Hurricane Matthew. Explore remote trails, historic towns and support the running community by helping out at the La Farola running race. The trip ($2,450) is centered around volunteering at the 7th annual La Farola Run, in Baracoa.
April – Belize
This service trip is set for the town of San Ignacio, in the western part of the country. We will be working with schools, distributing shoes and school supplies. April 22-29.
June – Honduras
In Honduras, we will visit the island of Roatan during this trip. This service trip will take place in the Port of Tela, working with the schools and an orphanage in the surrounding towns. June 17-24.
Cost of the Belize and Honduras trips: $1,295
November – Cuba
One World Running will be supporting Cuban runners at the Marabana marathon and half-marathon races. You have the opportunity to race against these runners. Nov. 17-24.