2014 FGMC Information video, featuring Maranda, Tortoise and Hare, Cruiser from Craig's Cruisers and United Dairy Industry of Michigan's Cow!
The Fifth Third River Bank Run and partners Craig’s Cruisers, ITC, Ice Mountain, RX Optical, United Dairy Industry or Michigan and WOTV4 are offering the FREE Feelin' Good ® Mileage Club® to 50,000 elementary students at schools in Allegan, Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent, Muskegon, Ottawa and Van Buren counties in the spring from March 17 to May 7 and in the fall from September 15 to October 22.
The Tortoise and Hare made a guest appearance at Legacy Christian Elementary to walk with students on their FGMC course. It was a warm, sunny day and great to be outside!
This free, effective, incentive-based fitness program will get kids moving! Students in grades K-6 will GET HEALTHIER while having FUN! Your school will receive colored shoelaces, backpack chains, toe-shaped charms and other incentives from sponsors who want to motivate kids toward more activity -- while school is in session and when it is out!
Plus, each student who runs, jogs or walks five or more miles during the club will receive a FREE ENTRY into Fifth Third Junior (1/2 mile and 1 mile fun runs around the school track) on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, 5:30 pm at Wyoming High School or on Wednesday, October 22. 5:30 pm at Kalamazoo Central High School. Siblings and friends can run too .. click to Register Online! or download a printable entry form.
Want to apply for the Feelin' Good ® Mileage Club® (FGMC) - download an application now to complete and mail in today. Please remember that the FGMC materials will be distributed on a first come first served basis. Questions? Please email the Fifth Third River Bank Run office or call 616.771.1590.
FGMC Magazine - download and print pages with brain teasers, Craig's Cruiser coupon and read stories on health & fitness.
Page 2 - Welcome Letter. Bike Info w/ Maranda
Page 3 - Hidden Word Search
Page 4 - United Dairy Industry of Michigan's Fuel up to Play 60
Page 5 - Crack the Code puzzle
Page 6 - Ice Mountain Word Search
Page 7 - Why We Sleep
Page 8 - Making Good Choices
Page 9 - RxOptical Contest - Color Page
Page 10 - Money Choices
Page 11 - Did you Know??
Page 12 - Fun with D&W/Family Fare
Page 13 - Recipe from D&W/Family Fare
Page 14 - ITC Code Puzzle
Page 15 - Late Registration/Packet Pickup Info and Craig's Cruisers Coupon
Page 16 - Maranda "Where you Live"
Download FGMC Information and Application (pdf)
Congratulations to the Traveling Trophy winning schools for having the most student participation at Fifth Third Junior:
Martin Luther King Leadership Academy (Spring 2013)
Woodland Elementary in Portage at Kalamazoo Central High School (Fall 2013)