Subsequent Saturday meet ups will be at the Doggie Park trail head in McAllister Park.
This will be a 10-week program for kids ages 6-13.
Meetings will be held twice a week, on Thursday evenings at 7PM at O'Connor High School Track and Saturday at 7:30 AM in McAllister Park. The location within McAllister Park TBA.
No prior running experience is necessary. The focus will be on the basics of running, including form and techniques. It will not focus on speed or racing.
At the completion of the 10-week program, the kids will participate in a Graduation Run Celebration.
Develop an understanding of a running program, as well as learn the physiological components of the sport.
Achieve the ability to walk, jog, or run for 30 minutes several days a week.
Encourage proper running form and incorporate yoga and other stretching techniques.
Develop character skills (setting goals, encouraging others, positive attitude, etc.) and an understanding of the importance of a healthy lifestyle.
This inaugural program is only open to family members of the San Antonio RoadRunners. Registration for each child will be $20.00 and will include training, materials (journals) and a T-shirt.
This program is sponsored by the San Antonio RoadRunners, a local non-profit organization serving the community since 1973. Register Online.
Contact Gabriella Hernandez at 210-289-9483 or firstname.lastname@example.org