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5 summer fun runs and races for kids

Kids can run in costume, in the zoo and more this summer

 (Photograph: Thomas Kubik | TK Photography)
Photograph: Thomas Kubik | TK PhotographyRun for Gus
Lifetime Kids Tri
Zippity Zoo Run
 (Photograph: Mary Melka)
Photograph: Mary MelkaWalk for Wishes
By Samantha Lande |
Kids love to run. Whether it be through the sprinklers, in the backyard or at the park, it's hard to contain their endless energy. Races are the perfect way to expose them to new places across the city and give them a sense of accomplishment (think medal) for completing the task. These five races offer up everything from views of the zoo to a run in costume.