Online Registration Opens for International Walk to School Day

CHAPEL HILL, NC — Registration is now open for 2006 International Walk to School, an international event where communities from over 35 countries join together to walk and bicycle to school.

Registration is free and available to individuals or organizations holding a Walk to School event. To register a Walk to School event, please visit www.walktoschool.org/register.

By registering, users have access to a variety of downloadable materials, including certificates, templates for printing stickers and a frequent walker punch card. Registrants also receive a weekly e-newsletter with tips and resources on holding a Walk to School event.

International Walk to School Day is October 4, 2006 . For more information on Walk to School activities in the US , please visit www.walktoschool.org. To see which communities have already registered, go to www.walktoschool.org/who.  

The National Center for Safe Routes to School of the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center serves as the national coordinating agency for Walk to School activities in the US.