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Events

Seven Kick Off Ceremonies, seven Finisher Medal Celebrations, seven cities. That’s how Marathon Kids celebrate their superstar kids. Schools and districts each host events in their cities, which studies prove have a lasting positive impact on the kids who participate. It’s also an opportunity for the entire community to rally around our students’ accomplishments as they move toward their goals of living happier, healthier lifestyles!

Each Kick Off Ceremony marks the official start of the Marathon Kids’ 26.2 Mile Challenge. We invite all of the children—as well as their teachers, their families, and their communities—to come out and get excited for the upcoming year with a celebratory first lap around the track!

Our Finisher Medal Celebration honors kids who complete a marathon (or more!) during the school year. At this time, our superhero Marathon Kids run their final lap in celebration of their awesome commitment and achievement!

In addition to our stadium events, Marathon Kids is busy year-round presenting at conferences, hosting educational mixers, organizing much-needed fundraisers, conducting school visits, and more. Check out our calendar and find the next event year you!

october

11oct10:00 am- 12:00 pmHouston Kick-Off Ceremony
16oct11:00 am- 12:00 pmCATCH monthly webinar featuring Marathon Kids; "What is MVPA and why is it important?"
17oct4:00 pm- 6:00 pmMarathon Kids Impact Statement - Dallas @ Whole Foods Market - Preston Forest
18oct10:00 am- 12:00 pmDallas Kick-Off Ceremony
23oct6:00 pm- 9:00 pmMarathon Kids POW! A Super Soirée
25oct9:00 am- 1:00 pmAustin Kick Off Ceremony

november

7nov4:00 pm- 6:00 pmMarathon Kids Impact Statement - Houston @ Central Market - Highland Village
8nov10:00 am- 12:00 pmLos Angeles Kick-Off Ceremony
15nov - 19All Day142nd Annual Meeting & Expo of the American Public Health Association (APHA)
15nov10:00 am- 12:00 pmEl Paso Kick Off Ceremony

december

2dec - 6All Day91st Annual TAPHERD Convention
13dec10:00 am- 12:00 pmRio Grande Valley Kick Off Ceremony
31dec7:00 amLoop the Lake

january

18janAll DayChevron Houston Marathon

february

28feb9:00 am- 11:00 pmAustin Finisher Medal Celebration for AISD Schools
28feb11:00 am- 1:00 pmAustin Finisher Medal Celebration for All Other Austin Area Schools

march

28mar10:00 am- 12:00 pmDallas Finisher Medal Celebration

april

4apr10:00 am- 12:00 pmHouston Finisher Medal Celebration

may

No Events

june

No Events

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University of Houston
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Texas Tuition Promise Fund
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St. David's Foundation
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Whole Foods
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