We support over 2,500 schools around Australia, helping to break down the barriers that prevent more students from staying active on their journey to school.
Active Travel Ambassadors
‘Students becoming Active Travel Ambassadors’ is a unit of inquiry aimed at grades 4-6. It allows students to research, design, implement and evaluate campaigns to get more students active on the school journey.Download
The Ride2School team visit schools registered in the program to discuss their situation and offer a toolkit of resources that will help reduce the barriers to active travel.
The format of our visits to schools can include:
- School or class presentations
The Ride2School team are fully qualified to help enhance and support a Bike Ed program at your school!
We have plenty to offer, whether you’d like to create your own bike education program using our curriculum resource or need assistance from our team to run a smooth program at your school.Learn more
MIND.BODY.PEDAL is an event for secondary schools that aims to inspire, energise and empower girls to get active through bike riding.
Led by a team of experts, MIND.BODY.PEDAL sets out to support and celebrate the differences that make girls unique, while addressing issues of self-esteem and confidence that hold many back from riding a bike.Learn More
ActivePaths – are designated routes to school that have been identified in conjunction with the local council and the school community. Providing all students with the opportunity to actively travel at least part of the way on their journey to school.
ActiveMaps – are local area maps that identify walking and riding routes to school within a five – ten minute zone to your school, including part-way drop off points for families that live outside the ride zone.
ActiveStudies – are designed to identify current behaviours in a school community and understand their attitudes towards active travel.
How far can you go?
Ride2School Active Challenge
Now that school is back for Term 2 it’s as important as ever to get 60 minutes of exercise every day.
To help you stay active we’re putting you up to the Ride2School Active Challenge! Download either challenge checklist, think about how far you’ve ridden your bike for and tick off all the places you could have gone to.
Jump on the bike and get rolling, how far can you go?Primary School Secondary School
Experience a school camp like no other at the Great Vic Bike Ride! You’ll join a rolling bike festival over 5 or 10 days while your school rides through some of Victoria’s most scenic destinations.
Bicycle Network takes care of everything from campsites, food and medical to full on-route support, so all you need to worry about is having an amazing time with your students, parents and fellow teachers.
Held during Term 4 in late November and early December it’s a great way to end the year and an opportunity to focus on education and developmental goals away from the classroom.
Simply register your interest today for 2020 and we’ll be in-touch to tell you more!Register interest
Want the Ride2School team to visit your school?
Our tools and initiatives are available to both primary and secondary schools across Victoria and Tasmania.
Simply contact the Ride2School Team.Contact us