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Mascot Miles visits Colorado Springs

Miles, The Denver Broncos mascot, visited Frontier Elementary School in D-20 Thursday, January 9. The visit was arranged through the "Fuel Up to Play 60" program that teaches kids to make healthy eating choices and to exercise at least 60 minutes a day. Miles visits about 60 schools a year encouraging kids to stay active and eat healthy. 73,000 schools nationwide take part in the program and Frontier is the only D-20 school currently participating.

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Frontier Elementary School fourth grader Jayden Kelley gets some attention from Miles, the Broncos mascot during a visit to the school Thursday, January 9, 2014. Miles was brought to the school through the "Fuel Up to Play 60" program. The program is in 7,300 schools across the US and calls on kids to exercise or play 60 minutes a day and make healthy eating choices. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Frontier Elementary School fourth grader Jayden Kelley gets some attention from Miles, the Broncos mascot during a visit to the school Thursday, January 9, 2014. Miles was brought to the school through the "Fuel Up to Play 60" program. The program is in 7,300 schools across the US and calls on kids to exercise or play 60 minutes a day and make healthy eating choices. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette