AMPED gets kids moving and primes their brains for learning.
PHIT America is offering a well-designed, highly-engaging, easy-to-implement running program for the elementary school setting. Free to schools through the funding of generous donations from corporate partners and foundations, AMPED will certainly amplify the physical activity and social connection of students, teachers, and parents.
Is your school in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Washington, Wyoming, Illinois or Minnesota?
Please apply to receive your AMPED Kit.
Is your school outside of that area? Please apply and you will be added to our waitlist. As funds become available in your area we will award your school.Apply today!
What is AMPED?
Running program designed to get kids moving & prime brains for learning.
Run or walk your way to 20 – 45 minutes of daily exercise
Open to ALL students, regardless of age or ability
Running/walking to music with peers
Incentives for laps earned & daily participation.
AMPED ZONE! = designated zone in your course to go ALL OUT!
Encourages community engagement:
– invite your students’ parents, siblings, and grandparents to join
– Get your teachers & staff active
– Create challenges, games, competitions
– AMP up everyone’s day!
AMPED is FUN!
Opportunity to be active.
Amplifies the brain to be focused
Get out early morning energy
Fun, safe space to be active and social
Students determine their own goals
Promotes challenge by choice
Positive incentives included
Foundation for a sound mind and body.
Engage your community & build relationships between families & faculty.
H.S. Track/Cross Country teams & coaches can participate, mentor, and answer questions about running.
AMPED aligns with CDC standards