The Marathon Kids training video gives you a step by step guide to setting up Marathon Kids at your school. Total length – 14 minutes accessed via Vimeo. Some schools do not allow access to this site, if this is the case you will need to view from a personal device.
Marathon Kids Training Film
Marathon Champions Guide
Download this extensive guide to everything Marathon Kids – includes all information on how to manage the programme and handy check lists for setting up the programme.
DTS Permission Letter
In line with the new GDPR laws it is essential that you gain parent/guardian permission before adding children to the Digital Tracking System. If you have already gained these permissions to add children to all databases that the school chooses to use, using your own systems this is great, otherwise, download and print out this handy letter NOW and send to all parents.
Colleague Engagement Document
Download or print out this Colleague Engagement Pack and send to all teachers in your school. This document will inform them about how they can get involved and support you in the running of the programme whilst inspiring all children to participate, it may even get some of them running too
Print off this child engagement poster to put up on your Marathon Kids board or in the classrooms or corridors. There is a handy space for you to write the number of laps per week that children need to run to reach the goal
Print off this teacher engagement poster and put up in your staff room, or other staff areas around the school, to advertise the programme and engage your colleagues to get on board and support you
Marathon Kids Physical Activity Cards
Use these Physical Activity Cards as a part of your PE lessons or during the winter when running outside can be more challenging. Each game played for 20 minute equates to one kilometre of running towards Marathon Kids.