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Tips for parents
When is the right time for kids to walk to school?
Walking to and from school is a great way to fit physical activity in your kids’ everyday lives. But it does more than just benefit their health – it also helps kids spend time with other kids, have fun, and become connected with the world around them. In short, it’s good for their overall wellbeing, too.Read More
Extreme heat and exercise: advice on getting active when the temperature rises
When the weather is fine the sun often beckons us outside to walk, run, cycle and embrace team sports of all descriptions. While it’s important to enjoy exercising outdoors, it’s also important to take some precautions when exercising in the heat.Read More