Playworks Run For Recess 5k and 10k

5K, 10K, Other

Event Date

Sun, May 4, 2014


Denver, CO

About This Activity


Playworks’ Run for Recess, is a charity race like no other in Colorado!

The 3rd Annual  Run offers opportunities for the whole family to get involved.  This 5K/10K certified course will challenge runners and walkers alike.   This year's event will again offer a FREE Kids' Fun Run.

Time: 8:15 AM

Location: Sloan's Lake Park, Denver, Co

Distance(s): 10k and 5k run with Kids Fun Run

Playworks believes that the power of play brings out the best in ever kid.

Playworks Colorado supports learning for 10,000 elementary students at 18 low-income schools by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity at recess and throughout the entire school day. Playworks is the only nonprofit organization in the country to send trained, full-time coaches to low-income schools, where they transform recess and play into a positive experience that helps kids and teachers get the most out of every learning opportunity. Our coaches run research evidence-based programming that reduces bullying, increases physical activity, improves classroom focus and promotes social-emotional well-being throughout the school environment.

Discuss This Activity