Julia’s Run for Children
1K Kids Fun Run
The race is held in memory of Julia Rusinek, a Yale student who passed away of an undetected heart condition at the age of 21. The Julia Rusinek Memorial Fund celebrates her life and honors the ideals for which she lived: supporting children in poverty through programming aimed at developing leadership skills, a love of literature and writing, and dedication to athleticism.
Cotton shirts are offered 250 entrants! Shirt sizes are first come first serve.
The scenic course begins at Yale University and travels through the historic Prospect Hill neighborhood and Edgerton Park. The event is one of the few 4 Mile races in CT!
April 14, 2019
College Street between Elm & Wall Street
Cross Campus, Yale University
New Haven, CT 06510
8:00am: Packet Pick-Up & Registration
9:30am: 1K Kids Fun Run Start
10:00am: 4 Mile Start
10:25am: Post-Race Party!
11:00am: Awards Ceremony
Parking garages are located at the corner of Chapel and College Streets. Street parking is also available. Reminder, no meters on Sundays.
Top male & female finishers.
Top 3 men & women finishers in each of the following divisions:
12 & Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79 and 80+.
All Kids Fun Run finishers receive ribbons.
Stick around after the race for music, food, beverages, awards ceremony & more! .
With your help, we can raise thousands of dollars for LEAP, Inc. To learn more about becoming a sponsor, contact Roza Rusinek at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEAP trains New Haven college and public high school students to work with younger children, providing a literacy based curriculum as well as classes in the arts, computer science, swimming, athletics, camping, cooking and team building.
EARN COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY!
Donate or fundraise $100 or more for LEAP, Inc. and receive complimentary race entry! You can create a fundraising page during online race registration. Once you raise $100, your entry fee will automatically be refunded. You can also fundraise or donate by clicking below. Questions? Contact email@example.com.