The Daily Mile is a free and simple children’s health initiative that involves nursery and primary school children running or jogging for 15 minutes every day.

We’ve put together a range of free resources below which we hope you will find helpful when implementing The Daily Mile.

Read on below

The aim of The Daily Mile is to improve the physical, emotional, social and mental health and wellbeing of our children – regardless of age, ability or personal circumstances. It is a profoundly simple but effective concept, which any primary or nursery school can implement completely free of charge and without the need for staff training. We have provided the resources below to help you make The Daily Mile a success in your school!


Free resources for our Daily Mile community

New Year Bingo Card    New Year Bingo Certificate  

Social Distancing Guidance for Schools   Flyer    Welcome Pack   Core Principles    Videos

Setting Up Guidance  The Benefits of Physical Activity   Your Stories   Ideas for at Home Learning

What Children Say   What Staff Say   Why It Works   Letter for Parents   Letter to Teachers

Risk Assessment   Implementation Guidance  School Self Evaluation   Presentation 

Winter Festive Activities


Using our name and logo

We love seeing schools and nurseries creating new and exciting resources that contain our brand. However, please note that “The Daily Mile” name and logo are trademarked. This means before anything is printed, distributed or shared online, it must be approved in writing by a member of The Daily Mile Foundation. If you would like to use our trademark, please complete the below Permissions Form and return it to

Permissions Form

For more information on fonts, logos, colours and more, please review our Brand Guidelines below.

Brand Guidelines

Still unsure?

If you have any queries about starting The Daily Mile at your school, please see our FAQs or contact us.