Kids’ Races at the Achilles Hope & Possibility (4M) with Rising New York Road Runners

 

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!


Stages

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 Non-competitive
Untimed shorter distances
Fitness activities
Your child is new to physical activity or running, but likes playing games and being active.

Registration

Register your child by clicking on the appropriate button below.

*Stage is near capacity.

Schedule

Event Start Time Distance
Stage 1 Boys and Girls 10:30 a.m. Varies by age

Course Info

Short runs of age-appropriate distances will take place on Center Road. Participants should line up for their run by 10:30 a.m.

Entry Fees

All Participants
Free

Number Pickup & Registration

Numbers may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates:

  • Saturday, June 16, 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 17, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Monday, June 18, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 19, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 20, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 21, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, June 22, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 23, 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

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.


Code of Conduct | Rules of Competition | Race Procedures | FAQs


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.

Awards

All finishers will receive a ribbon.

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DATE
Sunday, June 24, 2018 10:30am

LOCATION
Central Park

DISTANCE
Various Distances

Download Course Map (PDF)

RACE TYPES
Stage 1
Youth

EVENT HASHTAG
#RisingNYRR and #GoAchilles

RACE STATUS
Completed

 

Sponsored By:

Title Sponsor
Premier Partner of NYRR and an Official Partner of Rising New York Road Runners
Official Athletic Footwear and Apparel Partner of NYRR and an Official Partner of Rising New York Road Runners

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