About 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
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.
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 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 1 Boys and Girls 10:00 a.m. Varies by age
Detailed Route Info
Short runs of age-appropriate distances will take place on Center Road. Participants should line up for their run by 10:00 a.m.
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.
(Sunday) 10:00 - 00:00
Central Park, New York
New York Road Runnerswww.nyrr.org