RBC RACE FOR THE KIDS
Saturday, September 21, 2019 9AM-2:30pm
Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza, 230 Vesey Street
Compete for fitness. Fundraise for NYC Kids.
RBC Race for the Kids is a high energy day of family fun and athletics, all to benefit NYC youth! The day includes a 5K Race along the waterfront, a competitive CrossFit style Challenge, and a Family Fun Zone.
WHO: Over 4,000 attendees, including corporate professionals, families, and friends of all ages
WHAT: A day of competition and fun!
The Challenge: teams of four athletes compete in CrossFit-style exercises to test strength, endurance, and agility
Family Fun Zone: activities for kids of all ages, including an obstacle course, rock climbing wall, ¼ mile run, 100 meter dash, arts and crafts, and more!
WHY: All funds raised through RBC Race for the Kids benefit youth-serving nonprofits in New York City, including:
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
Memorial Sloan Kettering Pediatric Center
Ronald McDonald House
RBC Race for the Kids is an exciting series of seventeen charitable runs supporting children’s causes in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Kuala Lumpur, United Kingdom, Trinidad & Tobago, Jersey, UK, Barbados and the United States.
In 2018, RBC Capital Markets raised over $150,000 for Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, and Fallen Patriots has been selected as a beneficiary again in 2019. If you would like to participate in this year’s 5K walk/run to support Children of Fallen Patriots with other Gold Star families and supporters of Fallen Patriots, you can express interest below!