Community Coordinator Spotlight: Megan Joseph
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1d ago
Megan Joseph – HKRS Lima, OH How many seasons have you been a Community Coordinator?  2 Seasons, going into my 3rd! Tell us about yourself! What inspired you to join HKRS? As a lifelong runner, I thought this program would be perfect for our community! I’ve ran cross country for years, in grade school, highschool and then college. After college, I was an assistant coach for the high school/junior high cross country team at my alma mater. This program is not like anything else offered in our community and as a coach and recreational runner, I understand the importance of exercise for not ..read more
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Become a Community Coordinator with Healthy Kids Running Series
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1d ago
Are you passionate about promoting an active lifestyle for kids? Do you believe in the power of community and the joy of running? If so, consider becoming a Community Coordinator for Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS)! Let’s explore the rewarding aspects of this role and why you should apply: 1. Be Part of a National Movement As a Community Coordinator, you’ll join over 250+ passionate leaders across the country who are dedicated to helping kids “Get Up and Go.” HKRS operates in 35 states, reaching more than 50,000 youth runners annually. By becoming a Community Coordinator, you contribute to ..read more
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Get Up And Go, Kids
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by Dawn Epstein
1w ago
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Runner Spotlight: Madison Christmann, Reading, PA
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
2w ago
Runner Spotlight: Madison Christmann, Reading, PA   Madison Christmann is in Kindergarten and runs the 1/4 mile race in Reading, PA. She had an amazing journey this season, showing dedication, perseverance, and commitment!. Read her story, as told by her mother, Stephanie. Spoiler alert: “… she confirmed what we all knew: if you show up, never give up, and keep pushing through, you WILL succeed.” Congratulations, Madison! We are so proud of you!    Do you have a Healthy Kid we should spotlight? Email us at info@healthykidsrunningseries.org  Madison has always been fast. Sh ..read more
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Eat The Rainbow
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
3w ago
Eating the rainbow means incorporating lots of different colored fruits and vegetables as part of a balanced diet. Download this tracker and see how many colors you can eat! Why Should We Eat the Rainbow? 1. Super Nutrients: Each color in fruits and vegetables is like a superhero cape made of nutrients. These nutrients are called phytonutrients (fancy word alert!). They help plants fight off bad guys like bugs, sunburn, and other threats. When we eat these colorful foods, we absorb these phytonutrients, and they become our secret weapons against illness and fatigue. Vitamin C (found in orange ..read more
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Community Coordinator Spotlight: Ashley Johnson
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1M ago
Ashley Johnson – HKRS Manchester, NH How many seasons have you been a Community Coordinator? I’m a brand-new Healthy Kids Running Series Coordinator for Manchester, NH. This Spring Series is my first series. I joined in late February and launched our first race series in mid-April.  Tell us about yourself! What inspired you to join HKRS? We are a running family. My husband, son, and I all enjoy running and races.  My 5-year-old son has enjoyed participating in races since he was 2 years old.  He previously participated in several seasons with HKRS Nashua.  When Nashua lost ..read more
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Donor Spotlight – American Water
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by 2010admin
1M ago
Healthy Kids Running Series is proud to be awarded a $3,000 grant from the American Water Charitable Foundation. This grant will go to support our mission to engage communities and families and encourage kids to live an active healthy lifestyle through running! The American Water Charitable Foundation is committed to making a difference in the communities served by American Water. The post Donor Spotlight – American Water appeared first on Healthy Kids Running Series ..read more
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Runner Spotlight: Asher Cox, New Braunfels, TX
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1M ago
Asher is 4.5 years old and participates in HKRS – New Braunfels, TX Challenger Division. Asher was born early at 29 weeks and spent his first three months of life in the NICU, including emergency heart surgery at three weeks old.   When Asher was almost two he was not walking independently and was ultimately diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy.  He is now thriving but uses either a wheelchair or gait trainer to get around. Asher’s mom said “We feel very strongly that Asher should have the access and opportunity to participate in things if he wants to. Most youth sports are not inclusi ..read more
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Runner Spotlight: Calvin, Caledonia, MI
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1M ago
Calvin was a member of the HKRS family in Caledonia, MI, and passed away unexpectedly a few months ago. We honored him this season with a special theme week, “Colors for Calvin!” HKRS runners donned their brightest colors to honor the memory of their fellow runners.  Calvin’s mom shared that Sunday evenings were the highlight of the week for Calvin! His first race was met with hesitation and he started the first two weeks running with his dad. As the weeks passed, Calvin’s confidence grew! He would practice in the front yard racing his older brother Wesley. It was week 3 when Calvin told ..read more
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Flower Grazing Board From Giant
Healthy Kids Running Series
by 2010admin
1M ago
Fuel up with a flower power snack board!  This interactive creation is a great way for kids to explore a variety of fruits and veggies while having fun in the kitchen.  Grab these supplies and get started! Mini pancakes Greek yogurt Strawberries Blueberries Mandarin oranges Radishes Cucumbers Cherry tomatoes   Check out the full instructions from GIANT here: https://recipecenter.giantfoodstores.com/recipes/234296/flower-grazing-board   The post Flower Grazing Board From Giant appeared first on Healthy Kids Running Series ..read more
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