Kids Running Programs
We are looking for a list of kid-friendly running clubs and programs. If you have a running club/program you would like listed, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
GO FAR (Go Out For A Run) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization designed as a 10-week comprehensive fitness program initiated to help combat childhood obesity. The program is designed for children of all abilities and promotes healthy eating habits and good character. For more information please visit http://www.gofarclub.org
Girls on the Run is a transformational learning program for 8 to 13 year-old girls. We teach life skills through dynamic, conversation-based lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness. For more information please visit http://www.girlsontherun.org
The Kids Run the Nation Program is a gender inclusive, multi-week, turnkey, youth running program designed to meet the physical activity goals outlined by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for children in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. The program can also be modified to better serve older grades. Through this program, the RRCA’s vision is to help establish locally managed, youth running programs in every grade school in America. For more information please visit http://www.rrca.org/programs/kids-run-the-nation-program