Coaches Tazghini & Gonzales
Khalil Gibran International Academy has just began it's first season as part of the NYRR Foundation Youth Runners League. This program is a year long program allowing students the opportunity to develop skills, endurance, and speed for various distance lengths. The goal is to ensure students understand the importance of running and develop a lifelong love/passion to be a runner. This is a co-ed sport with roughly 20-25 students actively participating. The coaches selected Sam Li as team captain. The team has selected Ashley Sanchez as the co-captain. Races will take place across New York City on various Sunday mornings. The first race will take place on November 20th a 1.5 mile run in Van Cortland Park and the second race will be the Jingle Bell Run 4 miler at Prospect Park. Go Eagles!