Those Runner Kids is a mommy-and-me / 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.
Those Runner Kids proudly presents BIG KIDS classes for the SUMMER! This class is best for children ages 6-10. Class will be held immediately after the toddler class, with sibling discounts available. 10% off for one than one child in a family and they do not have to be in the same class. For example, one child is in the toddler class and one in the big kids class.
Kids in this class will work on more advanced skills and games. This includes longer distance running and relay races, more complex games, challenges added to obstacle course.
In both toddler and big kid classes each week children will work on a theme of skills such as:
- balance and coordination
Location: Medford Freedom Park in Medford, NJ.
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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 an Ultimate Obstacle Course and a fun run where all participants earn a medal for being committed to working on their fitness.
Learn more about all the skills taught here.
About Those Runner Kids
Those Runner Kids is an outdoor children fitness program based in south NJ. Classes include running and various exercises and concepts from other sports. Skills are presented via games and obstacle courses that change each week. Classes also include yoga stretches and the reading of a exercise-related children’s book. Classes are weekly and 45-min long. These fitness classes are best 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. Read more
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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 with a Youth Fitness Specality. Thanks for visiting!