Children’s route choice during active transportation to school: difference between shortest and actual route

@inproceedings{Dessing2016ChildrensRC,
  title={Children’s route choice during active transportation to school: difference between shortest and actual route},
  author={Dirk D Dessing and Sanne I. de Vries and Geertje Hegeman and Evert A L M Verhagen and Willem van Mechelen and Frank H. Pierik},
  booktitle={The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study is to increase our understanding of environmental correlates that are associated with route choice during active transportation to school (ATS) by comparing characteristics of actual walking and cycling routes between home and school with the shortest possible route to school. METHODS Children (n = 184; 86 boys, 98 girls; age range: 8-12 years) from seven schools in suburban municipalities in the Netherlands participated in the study. Actual walking and… CONTINUE READING

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