Welcome to Walk Across Texas! Walk Across Texas is a free, 8 week pgoram designed to help Texans establish the habit of regular physical activity. Since 1996, thousands of Texans have participated in Walk Across Texas! Register Now Learn more about Walk Across Texas! Getting Started View Progress Watch a Video

 

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WAT! Blog

September 1, 2015
Walking for Your Health

Source: National Institute on Aging As your walk becomes easier, add new challenges, such as climbing a hill, extending the time you walk, increasing your walking pace, or adding an additional day of walking. View Full Article  


August 27, 2015
Why Join My Go4Life?

Source: National Institute on Aging Let these online tools inspire you to Set fitness goals. Track your progress. Get coaching tips. Celebrate your success. It’s free! View Full Article  


August 25, 2015
10 tips for healthy snacking

Source: United States Department of Agriculture Snacks can help children get the nutrients needed to grow and maintain a healthy weight. Prepare single-serving snacks for younger children to help them get just enough to satisfy their hunger. Let older kids make their own snacks by keeping healthy foods in the kitchen. Visit ChooseMyPlate.gov to help […]


August 20, 2015
Wearing the Right Shoes for Walking

Source: American Heart Association Confused when choosing shoes? Find the right ones in your budget with these tips. View Full Article  


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Did you know

Did you know...

that walking is one of the LEAST EXPENSIVE and EASIEST ways to get fit and reduce your risk for cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke? You DO NOT Need an expensive gym membership or overpriced supplements.

 

 

 

All it takes

All it takes...

is a decent pair of walking shoes and 150 minutes of your time every week for 8 weeks. If you walk or exercise for 30 minutes a day, 5 times a week, for 8 weeks, you'll feel better, lower your stress level and enjoy all of the amazing health benefits of regular physical activity.

 

 

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and your chances of success will go up dramatically. Since 1996, thousands of Texans have participated in Walk Across Texas!
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Teachers...

get your students walking and meet Texas physical activity requirements. Learn More about Walk Across Texas for schools.