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Playworks Run for Recess 2014

May 4, 2014

Be a part of Colorado’s family 5K with Playworks at our 3rd Annual Run for Recess.  The 2014 event features a timed 5K and 10K distance as well as a free Kids’ Fun Run.  The Run for Recess offers opportunities for the whole family to get involved.  This 5K/10K certified course will challenge runners and walkers alike. 

All 5K and 10K participants will enjoy a fun family environment, a electronically timed race, and an awesome goodie bag.  Awards will be presented to the top three finishers in all age and gender categories. 

Help support recess and play in Colorado by registering to run today!

Venue: Sloan’s Lake Park, Denver, CO
When: Sunday, May 4, 2014 8 am

Register early to receive the biggest discount.

Recess Superstar Registration Package - Click Here

$100 through April 20, 2014

This amazing package allows you take your support of play to the next level. The package includes:

  • Sponsorship of two Playworks students to run in the Run for Recess 
  • Registration to either the 5K or 10K
  • Custom tech race shirt

Playworks works to invest the maximum amount of resources in our youth program and our partner schools.  Commemorative Run for Recess shirts will be provided to participants who give or raise $100 or more for this event. 

5K Registration - Click Here

$25 through January 31, 2014 
$30 from February 1-April 20

$35 from April 21-May 3
$40 day of race 

10K Registration - Click Here

$30 through January 31, 2014 
$40 from February 1-April 20 

$45 from April 21-May 3
$50 day of race 

Kids Fun Run Registration - Click Here

Free (must register to participate)


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About Playworks

We believe in the power of play to bring out the best in kids. Playworks Colorado supports learning for 10,000 elementary students at 16 low-income schools by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity at recess and throughout the entire school day. Playworks is the only nonprofit organization in the country to send trained, full-time coaches to low-income schools, where they transform recess and play into a positive experience that helps kids and teachers get the most out of every learning opportunity. Our coaches run research evidence-based programming that reduces bullying, increases physical activity, improves classroom focus and promotes social-emotional well-being throughout the school environment.

Sponsorships are available at varying levels. For more information, contact Ian Jacobs at (720) 432-5219 or ijacobs@playworks.org.