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What age is it ok for a girl to run her first 5k fundraiser race?

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Dr. Thomas Riney
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I have seen many 8 year olds do well at races, if you stay with your child and run/walk along at their pace, a younger child can safely participate.

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I have seen many 8 year olds do well at races, if you stay with your child and run/walk along at their pace, a younger child can safely participate.
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