This year the Walk2Work Day theme is Walking and Public Transport. A walk is part of every bus, train and ferry ride. Research shows that walking and catching the bus or train (or ferry you lucky people) keeps you fitter than using a car.
All over New Zealand
Start! Moving Today - Web pageThe Start! movement is here to motivate and encourage all Americans to take up walking as part of their daily routine all year around. Start! showing your support by being one of thousands of men and women who wear their sneakers to work on April 25. You can support the American Heart Association's ongoing efforts to help America start!
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The economic value of walkability - Document - Adobe PDFThis paper describes ways to evaluate the value of walking (the activity) and walkability (the quality of walking conditions, including safety, comfort and convenience).
how walking contributes to SPARC's goal of NZ being the most active nation
Push Play overview (SPARC) - Web pagePush Play is a nationwide SPARC campaign to get more New Zealanders more active more often.
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