Marathon Kids UK welcomes you to their 7th annual Festival of Running
Posted: Wed, 26 May 2021 07:38
That's right! We are now only 43 days away from our 7th annual Festival of Running. Marathon Kids UK welcomes you to join us on the 29th of June and celebrate being physically active. There are now only 25 days left to book your place at this years event, so we encourage you to get registered early to avoid disappointment. We are limited to 1,000 pupils and want to make sure you are one of the lucky schools in attendance.
The event will take place at Edmondscote Athletics Track in Leamington Spa (CV32 6AD) from 09:30 to 12:30. At the event, we will be featuring activity stations, friendly inter-school competitions, an endurance lap challenge, and an awards ceremony to finish.
The awards on offer will be as follows:
- Child role model
- Teacher role model
- Most enthusiastic runner
- Most improved runner
- The highest distance achieved by a pupil on the Marathon Kids UK programme
- The school that achieved the most distance on MK UK programme 2020/21
- The school that has run the highest average distance per child on the MK UK programme 2020/21
- The school that completes the most distance at the festival on the day
Marathon Kids UK is delighted to announce that we have additional superstar providers joining us on the day with Aspire Sport providing some of their amazing coaches to lead activities on the day and Sport Birmingham offering prizes for our winning schools.
If you have been with us in previous years we can't wait to welcome you back and if you haven't been before you're in for a treat! It's a very quick and easy process. To register click here, enter who is coming and nominate some superheroes from your school.