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Atlanta Track Club is dedicated to inspiring and engaging Atlanta area youth to make healthy lifestyle choices and become active through the sport of running. Together with the community, we are committed to fighting the childhood obesity epidemic. 


Youth Running Series 

The Kilometer Kids Running Series provides children ages 14 and under with 20 events to keep kids moving all year long – 19 of which are free. By providing free entry into a variety of events, we hope to give children more opportunities to experience the fun of running and see people of all ages and abilities model healthy lifestyle choices. The Kilometer Kids event calendar is as follows:

January

January 1

Resolution Run One Mile & 50m Dash

March

March 19

Publix Georgia Marathon/Be Healthy Georgia Festival - Marathon, Half Marathon, One Mile & 50m Dash

TBD

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

April

TBD

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

TBD

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

May

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

TBD

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia Peachtree Junior (3K, 1/2K & 50m Dash)*

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

June

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

TBD

All Comers Track & Field Meet

August

TBD

Atlanta's Finest 5k, One Mile & 50m Dash

September

September 13

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

September 23

Wingfoot XC Classic (One Mile)

October

October 11

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

October 25

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

November

November 8

Kilometer Kids Fun Run (One Mile & 50m Dash)

November 23

Thanksgiving Day Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia One Mile & 50m Dash

* Indicates paid event

 

Atlanta Track Club also organizes two paid youth running opportunities not in the Kilometer Kids Running Series:

            June 10: Braves Country 5K, One Mile & 50m Dash 

            Sep 30: Mercedes-Benz Stadium 5K/Walk like MADD, One Mile & 50m Dash

Kilometer Kids

Kilometer Kids is a free game-based running program designed to get kids ages 5 to 14 active! Whether you are a teacher hoping to start an after-school program, or a parent who wants to run with your child in the neighborhood, the 11-week program is a great way to introduce kids to the joy of pusing themselves to be better athletes. Learn more here.

Youth XC Team

Atlanta Track Club’s Youth XC team will introduce kids 11-14 to competitive cross country running. This fun-filled program teaches young runners the basics of cross country and develops team building and leadership skills. Team members will meet 2-3 times a week for workouts and runs and compete in area meets.

For more information and to register, click here. 

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia Peachtree Junior

Youth Running

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia Peachtree Junior is for kids of all ages, and is designed to offer kids the experience, excitement and prestige of the AJC Peachtree Road Race under safe conditions and without the pressure of competition. The event will feature a 3K fun run for ages 7-14, a 1/2K for ages 5-9 and 50m dash for ages 6 & under. 

High School Running

Atlanta Track Club is proud to support local high school athletes through various initiatives. Learn more