Inspire all children, regardless of ability, to engage and enjoy physical activity
Improving the health and wellbeing of children, their families and our volunteers
The charity creating healthier futures for children by inspiring a love of being active. This is achieved by offering free, regular running events for all children in parks across the UK and via the free schools programme, Marathon Kids.
Our impact video
Digital tracking of both programmes provide us with output data.
Regular surveys provide us with impact data.
We do continued research on how to improve participation in Marathon Kids.
We implement goal-setting, tracking, rewarding, celebrating and role-modelling.
Parks programme is run by volunteers from the community.
Programmes are measured and evaluated using the data from our database and app
Schools running Marathon Kids over the 2018/19 academic year
Kids Run Free in the park locations by August 2019
Further sponsors to support the parks and schools programme
Over 115,00 children have been reached since the charity launched in 2011
83,000 children reached over the 2017/18 academic year through our Marathon Kids programme
Empowering adults to deliver regular running opportunities for children, enabling them to be more physically active and improving their health and wellbeing.
The charity creating healthier futures for children by inspiring a love of being active. This is achieved by offering free, regular running events for children in parks across the UK and via the free schools programme, Marathon Kids.