Latest Active travel Stories

2013-06-12 16:03:16

People in India who walk or cycle to work are less likely to be overweight or obese.

2012-07-04 23:02:31

The Active Travel programme has now made it even easier to walk or cycle to the London 2012 Games, with the introduction of new maps, guides walks and cycles, and cycling services and facilities.

2011-10-11 05:51:54

What do access to playgrounds, food corner stores, and socioeconomic status all have in common? According to researchers, they could all be major reasons behind the rising obesity rates in America’s youth.

2011-05-09 06:45:00

Better infrastructure and targeted programs needed to encourage active travel, finds Rutgers professor and study leader John Pucher.

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