City Parks Foundation’s “Get Up & Go! Family Adventure Race” is an exciting, parent-child race that incorporates basic exercises and sports skills, and provides a healthy, one-hour dose of fun for all. The 2016 race will take place in St. Mary’s Park in the Bronx on a course featuring 12 activity stations. Team members must properly perform the required exercise or task before advancing to the next station and final run to the finish line. Activities include: javelin throw, jump rope, basketball free throw, hurdles, and a mini climbing wall. Awards will be given to the top three finishers in each age grouping. All participants who finish the race will receive t-shirts and certificates of completion.
RACE DATE & LOCATION: Saturday, August 6, 2016
St. Mary’s Park, Bronx
St. Ann’s Ave. and E. 146th St.
RACE TIMES: 10:00 a.m. / Race start time; ages 8-10
11:00 a.m. / Race start time; ages 11-13
TO REGISTER: Free registration is required.
Team must include one parent or guardian and up to two children (children must be in the same age category).