• Featured Champion

    Sean O'Neill
    Sean O’Neill is an American table tennis player and coach. He began playing table tennis in Virginia at the age of 8 with this father, Patrick, who was a nationally ranked junior player from Toledo, Ohio. O’Neill went on to win every US National Age Championship title.
    read more
    slider image
  • Featured Student

    Noah Mermet
    My name is Noah Mermet. I am 9 years old and was born in Portland. I am both American and French since my two parents are from France. I love World Fit because it made me do sports and compete with the other kids.
    read more
    slider image

World Fit® is a walking and exercise program for elementary and middle school students in grades 3 through 8. World Fit’s mission is to eradicate childhood obesity and improve children’s health and attitude towards fitness.

World Fit® is a six-week, school-based walking and exercise program designed to encourage physical activity for elementary and middle school students in grades 3 through 8. Olympians and Paralympians act as mentors and adopt schools in the program to teach students the importance of lifelong fitness and the Olympic values of perseverance, respect, and fair play.

Since the first World Fit Walk in 2009, 108,813 students from 103 different schools across America have logged in a total of 9,184,210 miles during the six-week program!

For Schools

Join our World Fit program! Let’s get our youth fit and healthy. Registration for the spring World Fit Walk will begin in the fall. Click here to request additional information if your school is interested in joining the World Fit movement.

For Partners

Join World Fit and make a difference! We need your help to make an impact on the childhood obesity crisis! Click here to request additional information

home title

Total Students Registered for World Fit Walk 20184,609
Total Miles Logged for World Fit Walk 2018: 466,461


Rank School Total Miles Logged Miles Per Student Per Day Type Status
1. L’Etoile French Immersion School – Portland OR (USA) 3’863 6.9 Small Gold
2. Dwyer Middle School – Huntington Beach CA (USA) 279’680 5.2 Large Gold
3. Sowers Middle School – Huntington Beach CA (USA) 156’909 3.4 Large Gold

See full detailed results of the World Fit Walk 2018.

home title

Want to see pictures from previous World Fit Walks?
Go to our Photo Galleries.


In Partnership with:

Presidential Active Lifestyle Award (PALA)

Supported by The Crean Foundation  |  Official World Fit Artist: Wyland© 2019 - World Fit® is registered trademark of World Fit Foundation, Inc.
Designed by EmbermediaThe name World Fit is credited to Dwight Stones USA Athletics 1972, 1976, 1984.