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Mighty Milers Resources

As the program name implies, Mighty Milers includes a mighty selection of resources! Here you will find everything you need to keep kids running and inspired, train and motivate volunteers, and even reward leaders who embrace the program and become champions for children’s fitness.


Sneaker Closet

The NYRR sneaker closet 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.

Marathon Entry FAQs

Guaranteed entry to the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon is available through your NYRR Mighty Milers program!

Miles For Books

Earn books for your school, the Mighty Milers way!

Coaching and Games

Look here for coaching videos, activity ideas and games to enrich and enliven your running sessions.

Incentives and Rewards

Mighty Milers is all about encouragement! A variety of incentives year-round for students and teachers keep enthusiasm high.

Classroom Activities

Use your kids' enthusiasm for running to teach classroom lessons on math, science, nutrition, writing, and more

Youth Event Planning

Use these event planning guides and materials to organize an unforgettable day of fitness and fun.

Active Eating

Kids get moving and learn to eat healthfully with Active Eating.

Youth and Schools