A MILE A DAY…
Last year, 10-11year-olds at an East London school were monitored for 15 weeks while they participated in The Daily Mile. Here’s how they fared...
of kids deemed unfit at the start of the study were classified as fit by the end.
achieved the national average in reading in SATS tests, 25 per cent higher than predicted by independent assessors.
achieved the score in maths, also 25 per cent higher than expected.
achieved the average in writing, exceeding expectations by 17 per cent. ‘I am convinced results like these will be replicated all over,’ says Wyllie.