Kids Fitness

At City Parks Foundation, our mission is to create vibrant and healthy urban communities for all New Yorkers. Through our kids fitness programs – Get Up & Go, Everyday Play & Family Adventure Races – we activate neighborhood parks with programs for kids & their families. We help New Yorkers stay active, healthy and make new friends.

For up-to-the-minute program updates, please visit our Twitter page or call 718-760-6999.


Ages 6 – 11
July – August 2019
Twice Weekly, Free

Our custom-designed program keeps youngsters active all summer with action-packed activities, including obstacle courses, relay races, kickball, frisbee, climbing, golf and more. Although fun is the objective, this program also helps introduce concepts such as goal setting and good sportsmanship.

We also accommodate organized camps and youth groups at specific sites if/when space is available and on a “first-come basis.” Group registration is now closed.


Everyday Play, a free, 5-day per week multi-sport program for kids ages 6-17, will return to Kaiser Park in Coney Island, Brooklyn in 2018. The instructional program takes place Monday through Friday from 9:30 am – 12 noon and includes track and field, tennis, golf, soccer, and more. Breakfast and lunch before and after the program is available courtesy of Friends of Kaiser Park and the Alliance for Calvert Vaux Park.*


This exciting and free parent-child race incorporates basic exercises and sports skills, and provides a healthy, one-hour dose of fun for all! Open to children ages 8-12 and their parents.

The timed races take place on a course featuring 12 activity stations where team members must properly perform the required exercise or task before advancing to the next station and final run to the finish line.

Family Adventure Races are presented by New York Road Runners.

For more information, call (718) 760-6999 or email

Upcoming Races