1 doctor weighed in:
What age is it ok for a girl to run her first 5k fundraiser race?
1 doctor weighed in

Dr. Thomas Riney
Pediatrics
In brief: No set answer
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.

In brief: No set answer
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.
Dr. Thomas Riney
Dr. Thomas Riney
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Shontae Buffington
Board Certified, Pediatrics
13 years in practice
834K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors