Summer Program Special Events

Parent-Child Meet
(July 2, 2019) -- Parents compete in 2 relays with their children. Children run a sprint. All can run a 1 Mile Run at the end of the night. Popsicles and special ribbons for all.

Tye Dye Medal Night (July 1, 2019) -- All children win a neck ribbon by completing 300-400 meter run.

Trophy Night (July 8, 2019) -- All children win a trophy by completing a 600 meter running course (shorter for pre-school program).

Relay Medal Night (July 15, 2019) -- All children win a medal when they compete in a sprint relay with their teammates.

Needham Olympics (July 22, 2019) -- All children win a medal and stand on the awards stand while the national anthem is played. (Parents - bring your camera to this session.)

Other Special Events (separate admission fee)

Northeast Indoor Classic (February or March, 2020) -- Major indoor meet for children in New England hosted by NYTC at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Boston.

Great Bear Run (May 19, 2019) -- Famous road race for children and families. Features 5K, 1M, shorter children races, and Prostate Cancer Walk.

Needham Youth Classic (July 20, 2019) -- Largest open children's track meet in the Northeast hosted by NYTC right here in Needham at DeFazio Field.