The Million Kid Run is about making fitness fun and inspiring kids to embrace running as a way to get healthy and fit.
Cristian from Chile pledged to run 10 kilometers
David from Massachusetts pledged to run 3 miles
Habibi from New York pledged to run 1 mile
Tracee from Kansas pledged to run 4 miles
Prashant from United Kingdom pledged to run 5 miles
Eduardo from Panama pledged to run 5 kilometers
Saratoga Stryders from New York pledged to run 4 miles
Ben from Tennessee pledged to run 5 miles
Alia from Illinois pledged to run 4 miles
Danielle from Illinois pledged to run 6 miles
As you make your Global Running Day pledge, tell us why you are running.
to relax and clear my head
Fitness and fun
Running for a good cause
Living my life to the fullest
to be perfect
Run with Jesus
The millions of people who have lost their lives to mindless terrorist attacks and can no longer do what they loved most, run. I run for you! I run for Paris, Manchester, San Bernardino, Orlando, and countless other cities that have lost good people
Global Running Day is a day for people around the world to celebrate the joys of running. Participation is easy—just pledge to take part in some type of running activity on June 7, 2017. It can be a solo lap around the block, a long run with friends, or even a game of tag with your kids. The key is to share your passion for the sport and inspire others to get moving.
Looking for resources to help you bring Global Running Day and the Million Kid Run to your organization, town, school, or house? Use these materials to get started in joining the worldwide celebration on June 7, 2017.
This year, we’re encouraging everyone to pledge to run on Global Running Day. If you would like to fundraise for a charity, please explore the organizations below for more information.
Click here to request to become a global supporter.
Mark your calendar for June 7, 2017, and plan to join people from all over the globe to get moving as part of Global Running Day, and to get the young people in your life moving by joining the Million Kid Run.