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Track Teams in Bay Ridge and Running Clubs for Kids in Brooklyn

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Updated April 2018 

 

Running track has become increasingly more popular. Here are some running teams/clubs in Brooklyn for children:

 

1) St. Pat’s CYO Track and Field Program –

 

For boys and girls age 5-15. Boys and girls each have their own teams.  Outdoor track – $50.00 registration fee

Online Registration opens on the first day of August, December and March for each season.

Registrations close on the last day of September, January and April for each season.

There are three CYO track events per season, one event per month (no events in Dec, Jul, Aug).

Divisions:

  • Pee Wee (5-6 yr olds)
  • Novice (7-8 yr olds)
  • Bantam (9-10 yr olds)
  • Junior (11-12 yr olds)
  • Varsity (13-15 yr olds)

 

2) Prospect Park Youth Running Club  135 Windsor Place (near corner of Windsor Place-Next to F Train Station)  Brooklyn 11215    (917) 363-6671    Midwoodtrack@aol.com 

3 Seasons of Running: Fall Cross Country, Winter Indoor Track, Spring Outdoor Track  (Spring season registration in March)

Boys and girls  age 6-13    First year – $275 – includes uniform and insurance – see here (the following years it is less expensive $175.00)

Sean Rice, Program Director – midwoodtrack@aol.com

 

3) City Parks has a free Track and Field Program   Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 Learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw at this free program open to boys and girls ages 5-16. Each summer in July and August, lessons are offered at participating parks twice a week. The season ends with  an organized track meet held at Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island.  

4) Run4Fun – a youth running club   Website here. run4funyrc@gmail.com   They used to run out of Owl’s Head Park, but then changed it’s location.  917-627-2811

5) Open Runs Sponsored by the New York Road Runners in Brooklyn  – Coming Soon to Owls’ Head Park – Spring 2018!
Find out more here. You can run, walk or a combination of them both!

Marine Park: Sundays 8 a.m. – Meet behind the Carmine Carro Community Center on Fillmore Ave.

Brooklyn Bridge Park: Tuesdays 7 p.m. – Meet on the south side of Fornino on Pier 6.

Canarsie Park: Saturdays 9 a.m. – Meet at the park office on Seaview Avenue at E 88th St.

  

Running Events in which Kids Can Participate in Bay Ridge:

 

 

  • SeptemberChris Hoban Run Kids Dashes follow the 5-mile run.  All participants receive a t-shirt and a medal at the finish line (while supplies lasts)

 

 

 

 

Other Sports & Activities for Children  in Bay Ridge