The Gaston County Family YMCA is always on the go, and we love members and volunteers to join us.

Throughout the year, YMCAs have opportunities for family events, races, walks, volunteer projects, special holiday events and more.

Volunteers are always needed! If you are interested in volunteering please contact Susan Blanton at sblanton@gastonymca.org or 704.865.8551.


Breakfast With Santa

Available at: Pharr,  Stowe

December 3, 2017 8:00 am – 10:00 am

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Spencer Mountain 10K & 5K

Available at: Central

Participate in the Spencer Mountain 10K & 5K this year! Proceeds benefit LIVESTRONG at the YMCA. Saturday, November 4. The 10K race begins at @ 8:00 a.m. and the 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. at Warlick School, 1316 Spencer Mtn. Road, Gastonia, NC 28054. Some GPS devices may note this as Ranlo, NC. LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is…

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ChristmasTown 5K

Available at: Pharr


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The Gaston Cup

Available at: Central,  Stowe

Run with Purpose The 5th Annual Gaston Cup  focuses on corporate health and wellness. The Gaston Cup Series provides businesses with a long-term initiative that helps establish healthy lifestyle changes for their employees. Micro, Small, Medium, and Large businesses complete in a series of run/walk races throughout the year (and a few special events). The business with…

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