Ready to ride

The Weekly Advertiser Horsham - - News -

Stawell and Halls Gap pri­mary schools are em­brac­ing this year’s na­tional Ride2 School Day.

The day, on Fri­day, en­cour­ages stu­dents to be ac­tive by rid­ing, walk­ing, scoot­ing or skat­ing to school.

Ride2schoo­l or­gan­is­ers said the an­nual event was ‘Aus­tralia’s big­gest cel­e­bra­tion of ac­tive travel’.

More than 3000 schools across Aus­tralia have reg­is­tered for the day.

Stawell Pri­mary School phys­i­cal ed­u­ca­tion co-or­di­na­tor Jenna Thom­son said the day would boost chil­dren’s con­fi­dence as well as phys­i­cal health.

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