Those Runner Kids is a toddler exercise class that introduces little ones to concepts of running while working on various developmental skills in an age-appropriate way. Led by a running coach and personal trainer with a youth training specialty, this program gets kids moving in a fun and engaging way.
Starting Date: April 7
Time: 4-4:45 p.m.
Location: Medford Freedom Park in Medford, NJ.
What To Expect
Incorporated into each weekly lesson are other gross motor skills including balance, agility and proprioception (body awareness). Class includes and obstacle course and other games, and ends with reading of a children’s book that focuses on health, fitness, or wellness.
The season ends with a 50- and 75-yard dash where all participants earn a medal.
Learn more about all the skills taught here.
About Those Runner Kids
Those Runner Kids launches its debut fitness program in south NJ this spring. Classes are 45-min long each week for eight weeks, held outdoors at a park around Medford, NJ. These fitness classes are for ages 2-5, with sibling discounts. It serves as a great way to introduce fitness in a fun setting while allowing kids to get physical activity during this COVID era. Classes include obstacle courses and running races where all participants get a medal! Read more
Come play with us
Hi, I’m Lauren, better known as the blogger and running coach That Runner Mom. I created Those Runner Kids as a way to encourage children to stay active and show them exercise is fun. I am a RRCA-certified running coach and ACE-personal trainer. Thanks for visiting!