City Parks Foundation offers free, fun-filled fitness programs designed to help keep young kids active, educate and develop positive, life-long attitudes toward healthy exercise and nutrition.
NEW FOR 2015 - GET UP & GO!
GET UP AND GO! is a free, fun-filled program designed to get kids ages 6-10 active in their local park. The program incorporates core skills such as running, jumping, throwing and strength training with weekly contests, races and obstacle courses. Get Up & Go will run from July 13 - August 20 in 14 city parks.
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GET UP & GO! FAMILY ADVENTURE RACE
This exciting parent-child race incorporates basic exercises and sports skills, and provides a healthy, one-hour dose of fun for all! Open to children ages 8-13 and their parents.
Races take place on a course featuring 12 activity stations where team members must properly perform the required exercise or task before advancing to the next station and final run to the finish line.
Awards are provided to top three finishers in each age group wave (8-10 & 11-13 year olds). All finishers receive t-shirts and certificates of completion.
2015 Adventure Race will take place at Conference House Park in Staten Island on Saturday, August 1. Registration will open a the end of June.
For more information, call (718) 760-6999 or email Sports@CityParksFoundtion.org