7 Games to Make Running Fun for Kids

In a world where the average human attention span now hovers at a paltry eight seconds, it seems to be an uphill battle for real life activity to compete with the instant gratification of online apps and games. But, if we can get kids to truly enjoy a sport like running and develop their own internal motivation to continue, we have a chance to turn them into lifelong runners and show them the benefits of embracing life outside of a screen.

One great way to get kids excited about running is to make the "work" of training as fun as possible. These seven ideas for workouts disguised as games not only train young bodies, but score high on the fun factor as well.

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