Sign up your boys and girls for the Kids’ Races at Achilles Hope & Possibility (4M) with Rising New York Road Runners and support the initiatives of Achilles International, an organization that enables people with all types of disabilities to participate in running events in order to promote personal achievement.
This event is open to Stage 1 participants of all ability levels and will feature age-appropriate short runs in Central Park.
Event hashtags: #RisingNYRR and #GoAchilles—use them in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!
The chart below is a guide to the stages available at this event. Use the chart to determine the appropriate stage for your child. If you need help determining your child's stage, contact [email protected].
|Stage||Ages||Event Type||Register If...|
|1||2 to 10||
Untimed shorter distances
|Your child is new to physical activity or running, but likes playing games and being active.|
Register your child by clicking on the appropriate button below.
*Stage is near capacity.
|Stage 1 Boys and Girls||10:30 a.m.||Varies by age|
Short runs of age-appropriate distances will take place on Center Road. Participants should line up for their run by 10:30 a.m.
Numbers may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates:
Show the QR code from your confirmation email or your My NYRR account to pick up your materials. Please pick up during the week to avoid crowds on event day. Numbers will be available on event day from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Race-Day Central at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park. Event-day lines may impact your ability to get to the start on time. T-shirts, the souvenir for this event, will be available for pickup on race day only at Race-Day Central and are subject to availability.
Follow The MTA's Weekender schedule to plan your event-day transportation.
If you bike to the event, please follow our bike parking guidelines.
All information is subject to change.
All finishers will receive a ribbon.
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