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  • 10 day Active Travel Challenge

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    The 10 Day Active Travel Challenge is back! The Challenge, which all infant, junior and primary schools were entitled to join, encouraged everyone: be they pupils, staff, parents and carers, to find fun and active ways of making the journey from home to school – and back again!

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    What is it?

    Foot 1A challenge to see how many people can travel to school in an active way for 10 consecutive days.

    How much does it cost?

    FREE for all South Yorkshire Infant, Junior and Primary schools.

    When is it?

    Foot 2Monday 11 to Friday 22 June 2018.

    Why should we take part?

    • fantastic prizes for everyone who completes the challenge, class prizes, whole school prizes such as scooter storage, theatre company performances, themed guided walk to school events
    • reduce congestion and traffic outside of school
    • improve health and fitness
    • improve air quality
    • increase levels of walking, scooting and cycling

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    How do we take part?

    The deadline for schools to register for the Challenge is Friday 25 May 2018. Contact Kathryn Harrison by emailing Kathryn.harrison@sheffield.gov.uk or call 07929 319521. 

    How can we promote the 10 day Active Travel Challenge?

    If you're holding events or looking to publicise your Active Travel activities we've got lots of resources to help you. Click on the links below to download them.

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    Road safety tips 

    Ideas for activities

    Be Bright, Be Seen activity ideas


     

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