Active transport to school as part of a broader habit of walking and cycling among South Australian youth.

@article{Dollman2007ActiveTT,
  title={Active transport to school as part of a broader habit of walking and cycling among South Australian youth.},
  author={James Dollman and Nicole R Lewis},
  journal={Pediatric exercise science},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={436-43}
}
This study examined whether active commuting to and from school was associated with more frequent walking and cycling to other neighborhood destinations. Parents reported on free-time physical activity and frequency of active commuting among 1,643 South Australians (9-15 years), as well as their perceptions of risk associated with active commuting in the neighborhood. Groups were formed on the basis of active and motorized transport to and from school and compared on the frequency of walking… CONTINUE READING

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