Instruction Guide

Mighty Milers is an easy-to-implement K-8 youth running program designed for all fitness levels.

Children strive to complete one to four "marathons of miles" (26.2 to 104.8 miles) over the course of a program cycle at their school or community center. They achieve this by running or walking upwards of half a mile two-five times a week during supervised sessions.

New York Road Runners provides training, resources, and staff support, plus incentives for the children as they reach milestones toward their distance goal.

If you are interested in starting a Mighty Milers program go to our FAQ page for more information or apply online.

If your site has already been accepted into the program, use this online instruction guide to get started.

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