run with marathon kids
Together, with great coaches and fun, the program helps develop awareness that physical activity is an essential part of our overall well-being by setting goals and completing miles.
Ways to implement Marathon Kids
As a Run Club
Before/after school or community-based organization
In the Classroom or During PE Class
PE class and active time during homeroom
Throughout the School Day
Before/after school, PE class, recess, and/or virtually
Parents log miles from home
We provide the tools, so
you hit the ground running
Marathon Kids platform is packed with great features.
Access to a library of lesson plans, videos, tips, and other material to help you and your runners succeed.
Impact reports make it easy to check on runners’ progress, share impact/leaderboards, and celebrate milestones.
Parents can follow progress or log their child’s effort from home to promote active time off-campus.
Run, Scan, Repeat
Coaches set a club mileage goal to challenge their youth participants to run, walk, or move as many miles as they can with the ultimate goal of reaching four marathons (104.8 miles) over the course of a season.
How the Tools Work Together
set your track distance + activity times on the platform
All effort is credited to each participant by what you set your Tracks and Activities as.
kids scan their ID cards, or you manually add miles
The platform syncs with the mobile iOS and Android scanning app to capture effort by reading unique participant QR codes. Each scan will record the track (lap) distance you originally set.
access and share the
Data is at your fingertips with Marathon Kids to help teach goal-setting skills, develop a growth mindset, and keep motivation high!
We believe in big cheers and high-fives.
Marathon Kids programming adds fun, community building, and friendly competition to your schedule. Setting goals, staying accountable, and moving together will encourage your participants to keep crushing miles.
With the ability to review impact reports, it makes it easy to check on participants’ progress, share leaderboards, and celebrate milestones.