Registration for the Army Ten-Miler Youth Run is now open

Published 08/08 2014 10:56AM

Updated 08/08 2014 11:06AM

WASHINGTON– Registration for the Army Ten-Miler Youth Run is now open. There are a total of 400 registrations available for the 100 meter and 200 meter non-competitive youth runs. The 100m run is for kids in grades Kindergarten – 3rd and the 200m are for kids in grades 4th – 8th.
Registration for the youth runs will be conducted online at Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis and the youth run entry fee is $15. Youth Run participants will receive a Champ-the-Cheetah short sleeve t-shirt, race number and medal.

Packets must be picked up at the Army Ten-Miler Expo, on Friday, October 10 or Saturday, October 11 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., at the D.C. Armory. Packets will not be mailed and they will not be available on race day.

Both youth runs will be conducted on October 12 at 11:30 a.m. at the conclusion of the Army Ten-Miler race in the North Pentagon Lot. Warm-ups and stretching for the youth run participants will begin at 10:45 a.m. in the Youth Activities Zone. Army Ten-Miler Youth Run Mascot, Champ-the-Cheetah, will be on hand and youth run participants can also enjoy all the fun and activities in the Youth Activities Zone.

Race weekend activities include the ATM Expo at the D.C. Armory, live music, youth activities, and the popular Hooah Tent Zone. The expo is open to the general public and will feature more than 85 exhibitors and 35,000 attendees. The Hooah Tent Zone is open race day to participating runners and will feature interactive displays and exhibits by Army installations from around the world.

For more information about the Army Ten-Miler visit, or call 202-685-4645. Media interested in covering the Army Ten-Miler may contact the U.S. Army Military District of Washington Public Affairs Office by emailing:

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