National Center for Biking&Walking

The Mission Across America

NCBW's mission is to create bicycle-friendly and walkable communities. With better walking paths and better bicycling routes along roads, the NCBW can make a safer, healthier, more active community. Only the comunnity can make this happen, so the more people that get involved, the more the community can be adjusted for the better!

The Facts About Obesity

  • 17% of all children in America are Obese
  • 1/3 of all Adults in America are Obese
  • Depending on how much income you have, where you live, and even your background can per-dispose you to Obesity

Contact NCBW

You can contact the NCBW through Mark Plotz.

Works Cited

"About NCBW." BikeWalk.org. NCBW, n.d. Web. 19 Sept. 2012. http://www.bikewalk.org/aboutus.php.

United States of America. Centers for Disease Control. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 13 Aug. 2012. Web. 19 Sept. 2012. <http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html>.

Family Bicycling Day 2011. 2009. Photograph. Flickr. By Sfbike. Yahoo!, 10 Oct. 2011. Web. 21 Sept. 2012. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/sfbike/6231348049/>.

This photo was taken by a member of the San Fransisco Bicycling Coalition

Mountain-bike-family. N.d. Photograph. Healthyvoager.com. Web. <http://healthyvoyager.com/2.0/2011/06/13/an-outdoorsy-dads-day/>.

Mountain Biking in the Yukon. N.d. Photograph. Cabin Fever Adventures. Web. 25 Sept. 2012. <cabinfeveradventures.com>.



Works Consulted

"About NCBW." BikeWalk.org. NCBW, n.d. Web. 19 Sept. 2012. http://www.bikewalk.org/aboutus.php.

United States of America. Centers for Disease Control. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 13 Aug. 2012. Web. 19 Sept. 2012. <http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html>.