The Daily Mile is a fully-inclusive, free and simple initiative which improves the physical and mental health of children. It's a social activity where primary school children run or jog, at their own pace, for 15 minutes every day and it improves focus in the classroom.
How can I get involved if my child is doing The Daily Mile at school?
If your child is doing The Daily Mile at school you can support this at home, by both encouraging their confidence in running and moving outside with them, out of school hours. Parents often say that The Daily Mile helps children to eat and sleep better and that often they become young ambassadors for whole family fitness!
If you'd like to also participate in The Daily Mile, you can sign up to our adults initiative.
What if my child's school is not doing The Daily Mile, yet?
If you would like your child's school to consider doing The Daily Mile, we encourage you to reach out to them! We can provide the help and support to get the school(s) started and are always excited to bring more schools into our global Daily Mile community. Please see below a resource that may assist you in approaching your child's school about starting The Daily Mile.
If you're not sure whether your child's school is already doing The Daily Mile, you can check the global Participation Map.
The Daily Mile Local Coordinator - Birmingham
- Responsible for promoting and supporting the growth of The Daily Mile across Birmingham
- Collaborating with schools, partners and stakeholders on implementing The Daily Mile
- Working closely with The Daily Mile Foundation to maintain quality assurance of the project and its values.
- Strengthening the vision and blueprint of The Daily Mile strategy
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