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Running Down Childhood Obesity

runnerwithmedalKids Running America

Kids Running America (KRA), a 501 (c) (3) is combating the epidemic of childhood obesity to America's school age children by increasing their physical activity level through our unique incremental running programs.

KRA Running Programs:

Premier Program:

Marathon: Designed for kids to run 25.2 miles over an 8 - 12 week time frame, finishing the final mile of their own personal marathon (26.2 miles) at one of our KRA Final Mile Events.

Ultra Run Club: Become an Ultra Run Club member and complete 100 miles incrementally through KRA. Log 99 miles prior to one of our Final Mile Events and then gather together with all the other Ultra Club members, crossing the finish line as a KRA 100 mile Ultra Runner. Click on the Ultra button on this page to access our Ultra Run Club page or go to http://ultra.kidsrunningamerica.org/.

 It's Your Marathon Program:

It's Your Marathon: Try our It's Your Marathon Program - same great incremental marathon and Ultra Run Club running program, only you host the final mile with our help!

It's Your Marathon is perfect for schools, events, PE curriculum, and youth organizations nationwide.

Race Directors you can also bring KRA to your event through our It's Your Marathon Program click here to bring KRA to your event.