Race Against Someone Your Own Size

With more than 200 annual races in 35 countries around the world, we are moving thousands of children beyond their comfort zones, teaching them valuable lessons while empowering them to overcome literal and personal obstacles, all while helping them to forge unbreakable bonds of friendship.

Spartan Kids caters to all types of children. From athletes who love the outdoors searching for a competitive sport, to children seeking to be part of a supportive, healthy and motivational community.

Three race distances- three age groups


  • Ages 4-6: 800m of the most fun you can imagine.
  • Ages 7-9: 1.6km course of epic proportions.
  • Ages 10-13: 3.2km course at all outdoor events

Every race includes:


  • 2 free spectator passes
  • Numbered headband with matching parent wristband
  • Finisher Shirt & Finisher Medal

New in 2018: Spartan Kids Two Mile Competitive Heat

For racers ages 10-13 seeking a heightened level of competition, the Competitive Heat requires racers to attempt all obstacles and includes a 15 burpee penalty for all failed obstacles. The top three male and female racers will be awarded and recognized with a podium ceremony. Prizes include a 1st, 2nd or 3rd Place Medal and Spartan Merchandise Voucher.

New in 2018: Spartan Kids Trifecta

New in 2018, Spartan Kids can earn their very own Trifecta medal by completing three races of any kind within a calendar year.