Teens Run DC Students

  • Upcoming Events

    Jan
    20
    Sat
    8:45 am New Volunteer Orientation
    New Volunteer Orientation
    Jan 20 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
    Join us for a volunteer orientation covering the basics of who we are and what we do at Teens Run DC. This 1-hour event is being offered as a make-up session for new volunteers who were not able to attend the 2017-18 Volunteer Orientation on Thursday, 9/7. We will  provide an overview of TRDC’s mission and values; 2017-18 programming and events; and volunteer responsibilities and expectations. While this session will be offered as an abridged version of the September orientation, we will we be covering a lot of material in 1 hour, so please arrive on time! Depending on weather, we will be meeting either at[...]
    10:00 am Saturday Practice
    Saturday Practice
    Jan 20 @ 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 alee@teensrundc.org or call 202-818-8600, ext. 2.
    Jan
    27
    Sat
    9:00 am Anacostia parkrun
    Anacostia parkrun
    Jan 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
    Teens Run DC will be participating in one Anacostia parkrun per month. parkrun offers free weekly timed 5K runs at park locations throughout the world. If you’re new to parkrun, register now, print out your bar code, and you’ll be all set to run any of the parkrun 5Ks in the DMV (as well as any of the other 1000+ parkruns available worldwide)! Please register for parkrun here, print out your barcode, and bring it to the run! Please note that parkrun starts at 9am (one hour earlier than our regular Saturday practices). GETTING THERE: By Metro The closest Metro[...]
    Feb
    3
    Sat
    8:45 am Monthly Mentor Training
    Monthly Mentor Training
    Feb 3 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
    Join us for our monthly mentor training session! Trainings focus on topics such as adolescent development, building and sustaining strong mentoring relationships, and motivating youth to set and achieve running-related goals. Trainings will be held at 8:45am (immediately before practice). We will plan to meet outdoors at The Yards whenever possible; in the case of inclement weather, we will meet at Philz Coffee, just around the corner. Mentor trainings are open to all TRDC volunteers; attendance is mandatory for active Mentors. 

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    Event-Based Volunteers

    Teens Run DC offers various event-based volunteer opportunities throughout the year. These are fun and meaningful opportunities to cheer on TRDC students and volunteers and to contribute to great causes.

     Regular opportunities include:

    • Volunteering at a Water Stop at the Marine Corps Marathon (October)
    • Volunteering for activities related to the Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile & 5K Race (April)
    • Volunteering at the Teens Run DC Mentoring Matters 5K Race (May)

    If you or your organization are interested in these and other event-based volunteer opportunities, please contact volunteer@teensrundc.org. We’d love to hear from you!