GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) It’s time to get kids across West Michigan moving with the Fifth Third River Bank Run Feelin’ Good Mileage Club! The club is open to 50,000 elementary students in Allegan, Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent, Muskegon, Ottawa, and Van Buren counties.
The program runs from March 17 to May 7, and then again from September 15 to October 22. It encourages kids to get more exercise. Each student who runs, jogs, or walks five or more miles during the club gets a free entry into Fifth Third Junior on Wednesday, May 7, at Wyoming High School or on Wednesday, October 22, at Kalamazoo Central High School.
Schools that participate in the Feelin’ Good Mileage Club get colored shoelaces, backpack chains, toe-shaped charms, and other incentives.