Elementary schools participate in CT Kids Marathon

All of the Trumbull elementary schools have been participating in CT Kids Marathon, an 8-10 week training program that enables kids to complete a full marathon by running incremental distances each week leading up to the finish in front of family and friends.

The final marathon mile will be run by all participating kids at Trumbull High School on Sunday, May 31, at 10 a.m. A Daniels Farm mother is coordinating the CT Kids Marathon program, who will also be there along with Olympian Rod Dixon, whose Kids Marathon Foundation supports this program.

The program which has been embraced not only by all the kids who use their recess time to do their mile each day, but by faculty and parents who volunteer time to track the kids progress each school day.