• Upcoming Events

    Jun
    3
    Sat
    10:00 am Anacostia Park Timed Run @ Anacostia Park
    Anacostia Park Timed Run @ Anacostia Park
    Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Anacostia Park Timed Run @ Anacostia Park | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
    Join us for a free, timed 5K run in Anacostia Park! New this year, TRDC’s monthly, timed races will allow students and volunteers to track their running progress on a regular basis as they work to improve their fitness levels and finish times over the course of the year. Races will take place on the first Saturday of each month, except when another TRDC race is scheduled for that month (i.e., Jingle All the Way in December, Cherry Blossom in April, and Mentoring Matters 5K in May). Runners will meet in Anacostia Park, just a short walk from the Anacostia[...]
    Jun
    10
    Sat
    8:45 am June Mentor Training
    June Mentor Training
    Jun 10 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
    Monthly mentor training sessions focus on topics such as adolescent development, building and sustaining strong mentoring relationships, and motivating youth to set and achieve running-related goals. Trainings also allow time for volunteers to provide group support to one another, as they navigate the challenges and celebrate the successes of mentorship. Trainings will be held at 8:45am (immediately before practice) on the second Saturday of each month. Trainings will be held outdoors, at the Yards Park, weather-permitting. Check back for meeting location updates in the case of inclement weather or contact Jen at 202-818-8600, Ext 1. Mentor trainings are open to all TRDC volunteers; attendance is mandatory[...]
    10:00 am Saturday Practice
    Saturday Practice
    Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Meet us at 10AM at The Yards Park for Teens Run DC community running practices! TRDC welcomes people of all fitness and ability levels!  Questions? Contact jen@teensrundc.org or call 202-818-8600, ext. 1.
    Jun
    17
    Sat
    10:00 am End of Season Celebration
    End of Season Celebration
    Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Join us for an End of Season gathering to celebrate all that we have accomplished over the course of the year! Details TBA!

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    Our Schools

    For the 2016 – 17 season, Teens Run DC is partnering with seven schools where we will have Physical Activity and Life Skills Coaches working with students 2-4 days a week. TRDC School Coaches will lead our integrated physical activity and social emotional learning curriculum through a combination of in-school programming; lunch clubs; school-wide wellness committees; and after-school running practices.

    partner SCHOOLS

    • BALLOU HIGH SCHOOL
    • BROWNE EDUCATION CAMPUS
    • CARDOZO EDUCATION CAMPUS
    • CENTER CITY PCS BRIGHTWOOD CAMPUS
    • KELLY MILLER MIDDLE SCHOOL
    • KIPP DC: WILL ACADEMY
    • TWO RIVERS PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL
     
    To school staff:  If you would like to see Teens Run DC at your school, please contact rashida@teensrundc.org

    To students and parents:  We welcome any DC middle or high school students who have an interest in our program, whether or not those students attend one of our partner schools. For more information on how to get involved in Teens Run DC, contact jen@teensrundc.org