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Bring your boys and girls out to Central Park for running, fun activities, and an opportunity to learn about Japanese culture! This event is open to Stage 1 participants and will feature fitness activities and games, followed by short dash races on the 72nd Street Transverse.
Event hashtags: #RisingNYRR and #JapanRun—use them in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!
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 10||
Untimed shorter distances
|Your child is new to physical activity or running, but likes playing games and being active.|
Register your child by clicking on the appropriate button below.
|Activities Open||9:30 a.m.|
|Stage 1 Boys and Girls||10:00 a.m.||Varies by age|
Activities on-site will include a selection of the following:
Check back closer to race day for a map of activities and events.
Numbers may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates:
Show the QR code from your confirmation email or your My NYRR account to pick up your materials. Please pick up during the week to avoid crowds on event day. Numbers will be available on event day from 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Event-day lines may impact your ability to get to the start on time. T-shirts, the souvenir for this event, are available for pickup on race day only at Race-Day Central and are subject to availability.
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.
All finishers will receive a ribbon.