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Celebratory Skating Party for Alachua County Morning Milers – Wednesday, May 16th

Celebratory Skating Party for Alachua County Morning Milers – Wednesday, May 16th

Our celebratory skating party is Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 5-8pm! All Morning Milers are welcome to come have fun! Mention the Morning Mile or wear your reward necklace for free entry. Free skates are […]

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Conch Color Magazine in the Florida Keys Features Morning Mile Celebration

Conch Color Magazine in the Florida Keys Features Morning Mile Celebration

  Click here to check out this beautiful two page feature in Conch Color magazine in the Florida Keys!

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The HLA Students have run REALLY far!

Healthy Learning Academy MM Ceremony Fills Teachers, Parents and Students with Pride

Healthy Learning Academy in Alachua County, Florida has really knocked it out of the park. It’s a charter school with a clear emphasis on  health and fitness and they’ve truly taken the Morning Mile to […]

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Poinciana Students Make the Earth Shake!

Poinciana Students Make the Earth Shake!

Has anyone felt the ground vibrating each morning from 7:45 to 8:15 AM?  Don’t worry, it’s not an earthquake – its approximately 426 Poinciana Elementary School students (grades k-5) walking and running the Morning Mile.  […]

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Croton Elementary students run the Morning Mile

21 Brevard County Schools Celebrate Major Morning Mile Success

Check out this fabulous feature in Florida Today online on the sensational success story earned by 21 schools in Brevard County, Florida. It’s a good one! Morning Mile program encourages health, fun. The video below […]

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March 31st – “Rise n’ Run 1 Mile Fun Run and 5K” Benefitting Morning Mile – Please Join us!

March 31st – “Rise n’ Run 1 Mile Fun Run and 5K” Benefitting Morning Mile – Please Join us!

Please participate in the Rise n Run 1 mile Fun Run or 5K fundraiser for Morning Mile. University of Florida’s graduate students in the Health Administration Student Association have decided they’d like to personally sponsor […]

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Clinical Psychologist Touts Mental and Emotional Benefits of Morning Mile

As a Psychologist, I know of the numerous positive mental health benefits that occur from physical activity. Regular exercise has been shown to reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety. In children physical activity increases concentration, […]

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Pediatric ARNP finds Morning Mile a Brilliant way to Fight Childhood Obesity

As a pediatric health care professional, I see the growing problem of childhood obesity, due in large part to sedentary lifestyles among students. Safe, fun group exercise is a healthy way to encourage movement and […]

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Poinciana Elementary Morning Milers

Poinciana Elementary Cultivating Life-long Runners

Poinciana Pelicans are extremely excited about their Morning Mile program, which is sponsored by Lower Keys Medical Center. They completed 620 miles in the first five days alone, and plan to walk enough miles to […]

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Dillan Wernecke shows off #100 mile charm.

Dillan Wernecke Runs 45 Miles and Dad Gets Fit Too!

Today my five year old son Dillan received his foot for his 45th mile ran at Morning Mile at Talbot Elementary. Running almost every morning has improved his speed and endurance and has even helped […]

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