Rising New York Road Runners Events

How do I determine the most appropriate event for my child? Aug 23, 2017 04:32PM EST

Our youth events are organized by level, or stage. Refer to the stages chart on each youth event page to determine the appropriate stage for your child. Please note that not all st...


Why are the youth events organized by stage? Aug 23, 2017 04:33PM EST

Our youth events are organized by stage based on the level of physical activity, competitiveness, and the age of an individual participant. This means youth participate in the even...


Is my child locked into the stage they register for at their first event? Aug 23, 2017 04:34PM EST

No, you have flexibility to register for a different stage at a subsequent event. You can also choose to switch stages on event day, but your child may only participate in one stag...


What will my child do at the youth event? Aug 23, 2017 04:34PM EST

Most youth events include a mix of running and fun fitness activities. Check individual event pages close to the event date for a list of the activities.


What if my child just wants to run? Aug 23, 2017 04:35PM EST

Our youth events include fitness activities to give kids exposure to physical activity and athletic development outside of running. We encourage kids to participate in all the acti...


What’s the cost of the youth events? Aug 23, 2017 04:35PM EST

All our youth events are free.