Rising New York Road Runners Jamboree Presented by Tata Consultancy Services (Summer)

 

Come out for some weekday track and field this summer on Randall’s Island at Icahn Stadium. There will be track and field themed games, activities, and running events that will introduce your kids to the sport of track and field in a fun and relaxed environment. This event is open to Stage 1 (ages 2-10) and 2 participants (ages 8-18).

Event hashtag: #RisingNYRR—use it 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.
2 8 to 18 Non-competitive
Untimed medium distances
Fitness activities
Your child likes running, but isn’t ready for a competitive event. Your child likes playing games and being active.

Registration

Register your child by clicking on the appropriate button below. Please register your child for only one stage.

Schedule

Stage 1 events will take place in the morning, and Stage 2 events will take place in the afternoon.

Event Start Time Distance
Stage 1 Boys and Girls
Ages 5–10
9:30 a.m. Varies by age
Stage 1 Boys and Girls
Ages 2–4
10:00 a.m. Varies by age
Stage 2 Boys and Girls
Ages 8–18
12:30 p.m. Varies by age

Activities

This event will include the following activities:

For all ages:

  • Hip-Hop Dance
  • Cheer Signs/Arts & Crafts
  • Selfie Station

For ages 2-4

  • Shop and Dash: Athletes complete timed runs between stations while collecting objects that teach participants how to build a healthy meal.
  • Egg in Spoon: Athletes balance an egg-shaped object on a spoon while navigating a course to practice balance and coordination.
  • Bean Bag Toss: Athletes toss beanbags of various weights into hoops to practice throwing techniques.

Kids Can Visit the Intrepid Museum for Free

On event days, your child’s Rising New York Road Runners bib will get them free admission to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, with the purchase of a full-priced adult ticket. Just present your race bib at the Intrepid’s box office to receive this offer.

Course Info

Check back closer to race day for a map of each Stage's events.

Entry Fees

All Participants
Free

Number Pickup & Registration

Numbers may be picked up on-site on event day only from 7:45 a.m. to 1:00 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 8:00 to 1:00 p.m. 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-site on event 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
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 9:00am

LOCATION
Icahn Stadium

DISTANCE
Various Distances

RACE TYPES
Stage 1
Stage 2
Youth

EVENT HASHTAG
#RisingNYRR

RACE STATUS
Available

Register Now

Registration will close at 11:59pm on Monday, August 6.

 

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