AlertThe 2015 TCS New York City Marathon application is open now through February 15. Read our entry guidelines and apply! 

 

We can only build the next generation of athletes by supporting coaches, educators, and fitness leaders. NYRR is committed to developing these leaders by providing tools, materials, and expertise...

Learn More About Running Start

Coaching Videos

These award-winning coaching videos will help you start a youth running team or take your coaching to the next level.

P.E. Lesson Plans

The first and only set of comprehensive lesson plans to help students make running fun while developing important movement skills.

Training Plans

Turnkey plans to help you organize and structure practices for a variety of distances.

 

This free youth running program gets kids moving during the school day. They earn rewards as they rack up the miles running with their classmates and teachers.

Learn More About Mighty Milers

  • 01/09 – Mighty Milers Registration Opens For New York City Sites
  • 11/24 – Going the Extra Mile at MS 514M
  • 11/17 – Mighty Milers STRIDES tutorials are now available on Teacher Tube

Marathon Entry FAQ

Guaranteed entry into the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon is available through your NYRR Mighty Milers program!

Sneaker Closet

The NYRR sneaker clost is a school year initiative that provides active participants in Young Runners and Mighty Milers with an opportunity to receive a new, pair of high-quality running sneakers.

Mighty Milers STRIDES Tutorials

Use these video tutorials to help enter your program data into STRIDES.

 

Introduce kids to cross country running and sportsmanship with Young Runners. They’ll learn to run distances from 1 to 4 miles while training with a coach and teammates. This free program is designed for kids at all fitness levels.

Learn More About Young Runners

  • 01/09 – Young Runners Spring Registration Is Now Open
  • 11/24 – Going the Extra Mile at MS 293M
  • 11/17 – Young Runners STRIDES tutorials are now available on Teacher Tube.

Marathon Entry FAQ

Guaranteed entry into the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon is available through your NYRR Young Runners program!

Sneaker Closet

The NYRR sneaker clost is a school year initiative that provides active participants in Young Runners and Mighty Milers with an opportunity to receive a new, pair of high-quality running sneakers.

Young Runners STRIDES Tutorials

Use these video tutorials to help enter your program data into STRIDES.

 

Short-term series and day-long events are fun ways to introduce kids to running. Whether they’re beginners who want to learn or athletes who want to enhance their skills, kids will enjoy these events, which provide team support or competition in fun settings.

Learn More About Series and Events

  • 01/09 – NYRR Millrose Games Trials
  • 09/30 – Fall Fun at the Armory
  • 08/11 – Zoom Down Fifth Avenue

Developmental Cross Country Series

Kids learn about the joys of cross country running and compete in borough and city meets each fall. Free for all students in grades 3-8 attending New York City public schools.

NYRR Youth Running Series

This three-season program includes cross country, indoor track, and road running, and because the races feature kid-friendly distances ranging from three-quarters of a mile to two miles, they're perfect for youngsters of all fitness levels. Kids run with their age and gender group, and all races are timed and scored.

Youth Jamborees

These free one-day wellness events combine track and field events with a family health fair. Kids in grades K-12 are invited to enjoy activities including sprints, relays, long jump, and shot put.