Lace up those shoes, dust off those bikes, or get ready to share your ride! The Safe Routes to Schools Pollution Solution 2014: Golden Sneaker Contest is coming to your school!
For 2 weeks March 10-21, participating classrooms will be tracking and talking about the benefits of using active transportation – walking and rolling (biking, skateboarding or using a scooter) or shared transportation (riding the school bus, using public transportation and/or carpooling with other families) - to come and go from school. The classroom with the highest percentage of these healthy travel choices will win the Golden Sneaker Trophy and celebration.
The Golden Sneaker contest offers a chance for every student to participate. If you live too far from school to walk or roll you can always:
Park a few blocks away and walk
Meet up with friends who live close to school and walk as a group
Start a carpool Read More