Youth Running Series


Mission Statement

The Youth Running Series provides the youth of Nova Scotia with an opportunity to engage in running at all levels as a means to a healthy, active and positive lifestyle.

YRS offers races of 1 km to 3 km in distance and encourages participation by those of all abilities

The series is geared to youth; however, parents, guardians or any others interested in taking part are welcome to run or walk these events.

About YRS

The Youth Running Series (YRS) was launched in 1996 by volunteers and the participating race directors, with the backing of Run Nova Scotia.

YRS volunteers are a group of appreciative runners and parents who have benefited from running and support the spirit of the running community.

YRS offers races of 1 km to 3 km in distance and encourages participation by those of all abilities.

The series is geared to youth; however, parents, guardians or any others interested in taking part are welcome to run or walk these events.

Please e-mail us for general YRS Information.

 

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About Us

Since 1983, Run Nova Scotia has fostered and promoted road running all across Nova Scotia. From one running boom to the next, our mission has not wavered: to promote health, fitness, and camaraderie to people of all ages and abilities through the sport of road running. For close to 30 years, we’ve supported the unique needs and goals of anyone from Yarmouth to Sydney who has decided to lace up a pair of running shoes and join the thousands of other Nova Scotians running the roads.