With the shift in the weather forecast for Sunday, the Fred Lebow Half-Marathon will proceed as planned. We will continue to monitor the weather forecast and proactively communicate any changes. Please continue to check our site and social for updates.
Rising New York Road Runners Wheelchair Training Program is a free, year-round program for youth with physical disabilities ages 6 to 21. The program offers weekly training sessions, in-school resources, and competitive events on the road and track, regardless of experience or prior NYRR affiliation.
This program is for children who are dependent on a wheelchair to run. This includes kids with hypertonia, ataxia and/or athetosis, impaired muscle power, impaired passive muscle range of motion, and/or limb deficiency and those who do not wish to run with prosthetics.
This program also:
If you know a child who may be interested in joining this program, please contact Rudy Garcia-Tolson via email or by phone at 347.491.0331