Event planning for coaches

Stage Great Athletic Events for Kids

Events To Run is a collection of reference guides and resources to help you stage youth athletic events. Whether you are hosting a school-wide Fun Run or a local Track Meet, our event guides can help you organize a great day for staff, athletes, and spectators.

Detailed Event Guides

Built on our extensive experience of staging events big and small, we've created step-by-step guides to help you plan and execute a range of youth fitness events. Each guide covers:

  • Detailed logistical procedures
  • Ideas for making events fun for kids
  • Guidelines for choosing event locations and layouts
  • Suggested supplies and staffing needs

Events include: A Field Day, Fun Run/Walk, Track & Field Meet, Cross Country Race, and Food & Fitness Fest.

Plan and Prepare

In addition to activity-specific guides, there are also strategy-level resources to help you plan your event.

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