Saladino, Johnson Invite Youth to ‘City Challenge’ Race at Burns Park

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Councilwoman Michele Johnson invite children to participate in a special event on Sunday, August 12th, at John Burns Town Park in Massapequa. The Long Island Youth City Challenge Race, open to ages 6-12, features a fun and challenging obstacle course with many urban elements.

 

“This unique obstacle course including walls to climb, cargo netting, tires, hurdles and much more,” Supervisor Saladino said. “The event is organized by City Challenge, whose mission is to help children live a healthier lifestyle by involving them in physical fitness activities.”

 

Councilwoman Johnson added, “This event was brought to the Town through the YOLO Strong Foundation, made up of a group of local caring mothers who have competed annually in obstacle course running events to raise money and awareness for local children’s charities. Proceeds from the event will further assist in their mission of helping local organizations.”

 

For additional registration information, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/MassapequaPark/YouthCityChallengeRaceLongIsland. Residents should enter code OYSTER BAY for an additional 15% off their registration.

 

Visit the Town of Oyster Bay website