Marathon Kids


Event Date

Wed, Apr 27, 2016


Middletown, NJ

About This Activity

Marathon Kids

Marathon Kids is a program to motivate kids to become physically active.  We involve our participants in a series of warm-ups and training on the Mater Dei Prep track. This program prepares them to participate in the official 1 Mile Run  that kicks off the Spring into Summer 5k.


Begining Wednesday, April 27th and culminating with the May 21st "Spring into Summer " 1-mile race. sessions will be at 2:30pm in April and May.   Practices are on Wednesdays and Fridays during this time period.


Mater Dei Prep Track (2:30-3:00)

What it includes

Practice/Race Day Marathon Kids T-Shirt   

 Entry fee for the May 21st, 1 Mile Run (and kids races if applicable).

  Lots of outdoor fun (after the longest, coldest winter).  

   And.....................the best barbecue ever!  ( on May 21st after the 5k)

Important Information

Your child in grades K-6 will be allowed to wear their gym uniform on Marathon Kids days. (7th and 8th grade change at school). Marathon Kids will be dismissed to the track from School and escorted by our Team of Volunteers.  Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately for the weather conditions. Have your child bring water to every session as well as sunblock in which they will administer themselves.              

In case of inclement weather, an announcement will be made at school and a school reach alert will be broadcasted no later than 1:00 pm

You must come to SIGN OUT your child at theTrack at 3:00pm to pick up your child.  

Extended Day students will be brought back to school by Staff.

 We will be selling SMS Marathon Kids refilable water bottles as well as personalized signs for your child that would be placed throughout the course.  You can purchase these items here as well.

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