About Us
Teams for Kids’ runners dedicate their participation in world class running events to building a happier and healthier future for youth nationwide. Our runners receive guaranteed entry into premier running events and professional training support, while making every mile count fundraising on behalf of NYRR Youth Programs. Team for Kids makes it possible for children across the country to experience the joys of running and fitness!
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Mighty Milers

During the 2015-16 school year, 157,350 Mighty Milers logged over 5.8 million miles. Students earned almost 500,000 incentives for their achievements as they ran with their classmates and teachers throughout the school day!

 

Young Runners

Over 3,000 Young Runners practiced and participated in NYRR races throughout the 2015-16 school year. The Young Runners program is designed for children of all fitness and athletic levels in grades 3-12. Motivated by their teammates, supported by their coaches, and rewarded by NYRR, these Young Runners learn how to set goals and make fitness a part of their daily activity.