The Rising New York Road Runners Youth Ambassador program is centered around a six-week speech fundamentals and public-speaking training workshop that helps participants improve their presentation and communication skills by speaking at special New York Road Runners events. In these workshops, participants will learn to how to effectively share their running story, in support of our mission of helping and inspiring people through running. Participants will learn:
After participation in the six-week speech fundamentals and public speaking workshop, Rising New York Road Runners Youth Ambassadors will have the opportunity to showcase their newly learned skills while:
In order to be participate in events as a Rising New York Road Runners Youth Ambassador, students must meet the following criteria:
Check back soon for more information on when the Rising New York Road Runners Youth Ambassador application is open.