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Upcoming Kids Runs In Singapore To Look Out For

With smart phones and video games at their disposal, it can be hard to get your children out of the house for any sort of outdoor activities. Luckily for us, there have been many kids runs that have been organised here in Singapore. Both fun and engaging, we’ve compiled a list of upcoming runs that your kids will be sure to enjoy.

National Geographic Earth Day Run 2017

nat geo earth day run

In an effort to raise awareness for the conservation of our environment, the annual National Geographic Earth Day Run supports a beneficiary that has climate change initiatives that gives back to the environment through reforestation or funding. Serving to save our planet through reducing waste and lowering our carbon footprint, instil the importance of protecting our Earth in our kids with this run.

Date: 23 April 2017
Time: 2:30pm – 8:30pm
Venue: The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay
Registration Fees: $200 for family (2 adults & 2 children under 12 years old)

Income Eco Run 2017

income eco run

Another run that focuses on the importance of protecting our environment is the aptly named Income Eco Run 2017. Championing environmental conservation and aiming to get everyone to play their part in saving the environment, the call to action for this year is to run towards “zero waste”. There are also training programs held weekly to help you get prepared and warmed up for the big race!

Date: 30 April 2017
Time: 5am – 11am
Venue: F1 Pit Building
Registration Fees: 800m Kids Dash @ $25 per child between 4-12 years old

STAR WARS Run Singapore 2017

star wars run

Let your child choose between the light and dark side of the force at the inaugural Star Wars Run. Whether they’re a Jedi-in-the-making or a Darth Vader fan, purchase an electronic lightsaber (additional $25) to help them in their quest for glory. Then, all they have to do is run, it is their destiny after all. May the force be with you.

Date: 6 May 2017
Time: 7pm
Venue: The Meadow at Gardens by the Bay
Registration Fees: 4.5km Non-Competitive Run @ $80/participant

Singapore Kindness Run 2017


Join Singapore Kindness Run 2017 in promoting gracious running etiquette by becoming one of their first batch of Kindness Ambassadors! Aiming to build a running community where kind acts and good sportsmanship are practiced by all, participants will then be tasked to spread the message of graciousness whether through regular runs in the parks or in running events across the country.

Date: 14 May 2017
Time: 7am
Venue: Pasir Ris Park
Registration Fees: 800m Kids Dash @ $30 per child between 7-12 years old

Meiji Run 2017


Get started on your journey towards healthy living at the world’s most delicious race – Meiji Run 2017! Take your pick between the 5km Fun Run or the 10km Competitive Cash-back Run where you’ll be awarded delicious snacks and drinks in a Meiji Snack Hamper (worth $20) upon completion. Yoga enthusiasts can also look forward to a mass yoga session where you’ll also be treated to the newly launched Bulgaria Yoghurt Drink. 

Date: 20 May 2017
Time: 3pm – 8pm
Venue: Palawan Beach, Sentosa
Registration Fees: 800m Kids Dash @ $35.90 per child between 4-12 years old

Cold Storage Kids Run


One of the longest standing kids run event in Singapore, the Cold Storage Kids Run is back for its tenth edition to encourage children to start cultivating a healthy and active lifestyle in a fun and engaging manner for the kids. With categories that cater to all abilities that children from as young as 6 months all the way to 12 years old can join, all participants will get a finisher medal regardless of their timing – everyone’s a winner! 

Date: 28 May 2017
Time: 7:15am
Venue: Palawan Green, Sentosa
Registration Fees: Sprint Categories @ $49 per child

DreamWorks Day Run 2017


Come join characters from “Shrek”, “Kung Fu Panda”, “How To Train Your Dragon” and “Madagascar” at the first ever DreamWorks Run in Asia! Don’t miss your chance to interact and pose for photos with your favourite characters, as well as to spend some quality time with friends and family at this DreamWorks themed event! For participants of the 800m Kids Dash, an exclusive DreamWorks Day finisher medal will also be given to all kids upon their completion of the race!

Date: 24 June 2017
Time: 4pm – 8pm
Venue: Bay East Garden, Gardens By The Bay
Registration Fees: 800m Kids Dash @ $45 per child between 4-12 years old

POSB PAssion Run for Kids

posb passion run for kids

Get your kids to run in support for other kids at the annual charity race, POSB PAssion Run for Kids. Raising funds for the POSB PAssion Kids Fund that supports the education and development of young children within the community. Support the cause by signing up for the 800m run (for 7 and 8 year olds) or the 1.2km run (for 9-12 year olds) and make a difference in the lives of our children. 

Date: Early September 2017
Time: More details coming soon
Venue: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
Registration Fees: More details coming soon

Otter Run 2017

Otter Run 2017

Otters can run very fast on the ground, and now your kids can imitate these furry mammals by signing up for the Otter Run 2017! Featuring a Family Walk-A-Bond where parents will get to bond with their children over their love for the sport, all participants will also get to receive an exclusive finisher medal upon completion of the run. 

Date: 3 September 2017
Time: More details coming soon
Venue: More details coming soon
Registration Fees: More details coming soon

Standard Chartered Kids Dash

standard chartered kids dash

Tell your kids to lace up their trainers because it’s time for the Standard Chartered Kids Dash! Eligible for kids up to 13 years old to participate, the non-competitive run will serve as a fun and easy way for kids to build their foundation before graduating to long distance running in the future. Do note that children below 6 years old will have to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Date: 3 December 2017
Time: More details coming soon
Venue: More details coming soon
Registration Fees: More details coming soon