This running program aims to improve the fitness level of Australian children while providing an ongoing fund raising program for your local school.
It is a simple program, children purchase a low cost iron on badge which acknowledges the distance travelled by the individual. Students participating in this program have been known to make a positive change in aerobic fitness, attitude, weight and concentration levels.
Acquiring these badges assists students to set attainable goals. Students purchase a badge at 10, 25, 50, 75, 100, 125 150, 175, 200, 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 and 500 kilometres.
Simply register your school, club or organisation and all proceeds from this program go to Needy Youth Ltd (a not for profit company) and your school/organisation.
Needy Youth Ltd aims to serve young people in two areas. Firstly by improving the fitness levels of children, thus reducing obesity and associated diseases and secondly by raising funds to support the Chaplain's and/or the Physical Education programs within your school.
For more information on this program and to register your school or organisation, click here.