Huffpost Green

Bike To School: Best Tips To Teach Your Kids (PHOTOS)

Posted: Updated:

From Bicycling Magazine:

Do you have fond memories of riding your bike to school as a kid? Chances are, you do--30 years ago, half of all children biked or walked to school regularly. Today, it's just 13 percent. But biking is making a comeback.

First Lady Michelle Obama has advocated biking and walking to school as part of her Let's Move initiative. And schools and communities across the country are achieving impressive results, using both simple and high-tech methods to get kids back in the saddle.

Use the following tips to bring the joy of biking to school to your own children.

Back To School Biking Tips
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Safe Routes to School program doubles in size

School's almost here!

Unused patch of dirt at Los Gatos High School becomes Memorial Plaza

Framingham camp teaches people with developmental disabilities to ride bikes

Schools add fleet of bikes

NorCal high school students make US national team (with slideshow)

From Our Partners