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.


Ages 6 – 11
July 5 – August 11
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.

Registration for Get Up & Go is currently closed. Check back here for 2018 programming updates.


This new half-day, 5 day per week program in Kaiser Park, Coney Island will feature a variety of sports for kids ages 6-16. The program will keep kids active and highlight fitness through track and field, tennis, golf, soccer, and more. Breakfast and lunch will be provided, courtesy of Friends of Kaiser Park and the Alliance for Calvert Vaux Park.

Registration for Everyday Play is currently closed. Check back here for 2018 programming updates.


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.

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

Upcoming Races