Rising New York Road Runners at the Jingle Bell Jog Stage 2

  • Youth Races – Stage 2
  • Youth


Celebrate the holidays with us in Prospect Park! Grab your jingle bells for a festive fun run in Brooklyn. This event is open to boys and girls of all stages and ability levels. Please note that Stage 1 is sold out.

Register for Stage 3


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 help@nyrr.org.

Stage Ages Event Type Register If...
1 2 to 11 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.
3 12 to 18 Competitive
Timed longer distances
Fitness activities
Your child is comfortable running a longer distance and racing other kids in a competitive setting.


Event Start Time Distance
Stage 3 Boys and Girls 8:30 a.m. 1 mile
Stage 2 Boys and Girls 8:50 a.m. 1 mile
Stage 1 Boys and Girls 9:10 a.m. Varies by age

Details of the Day

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.

Race Number Pickup

Numbers may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates. Please note: The NYRR RUNCENTER will close at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 11.

  • Saturday, December 7, 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 8, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
  • Monday, December 9, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 10, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 11, 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 12, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, December 13, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Show the QR code from your race confirmation email or your NYRR account to pick up your race materials.

On race day, pickup will be at the Number Pick-Up tent at the Nethermead in the center of Prospect Park near the start/finish from 7:00 to 8:20 a.m.

Please note: Souvenir New Balance socks will be available for pickup on event day only, and souvenirs are subject to availability.


Detailed Race Map
PDF - 0.11 MB

Detailed Route Info

View the course map with the layout of the activities area and the race courses.


All finishers will receive a ribbon. Top finishers in Stage 3 heats will be given podium awards.

Guidelines and Procedures

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