All schools in Highland Perthshire are undertaking some sort of cycle activities and promotion in their schools with the Royal School of Dunkeld and Pitlochry Primary School now Cycle Friendly Schools.
This is the 3rd year of this programme funded by the Climate Challenge Fund, Sustrans and Cycling Scotland. We are delighted that we have funding for the April 2012 – March 2013 year now as well. This covers training, roadshows and events in school as well as After School Clubs.
Blair Atholl: P7 cycle training, bikes in school for children to borrow, roadshow,
Breadalbane PS: P7 cycle training, roadshow
Glen Lyon: Roadshow and guided ride, obstacle course, bikes to borrow.
Grandtully: Bike skills, maintenance, P7 cycle training.
Kenmore: Bike skills, maintenance, P7 cycle training
Kinloch Rannoch: Holiday cycle day, Sustainability and cycling, rides
Logierait: Bike roadshow
Pitlochry PS: Cycle Friendly School Award, P7 bike training, many bikes for school use, mtb training, Health Week, activity days for cycling.
Royal School of Dunkeld: Cycle Friendly School Award, P7 bike training, bikes for school use, Bike Day for Parents, mtb training, Health Week, The BIG Pedal
Highland Perthshire Cycling now provide support and training to schools and volunteers who conduct training for P7’s undertaking their cycle training. For more information on cycle training in your school contact the school. For more information on the cycle training programme check the Cycling Scotland website for more information on BikeAbility
These are aimed at P4 – S1 and are free to attend. They will be re-starting in early March 2012 and running through to the October holidays. Parents must provide contact details and medical information before children can start attending the club. Parents are encouraged to come along to help if possible. Contact Karen Todd, Active Schools Co-ordinator for more information 01887 822426.
Breadalbane - Thursday 5.30 – 6.30
Grandtully - Monday 3.30 – 5.00
Blair Atholl - Mondays 3.30 – 5.00
Royal School of Dunkeld - Friday 3.30 – 5
Pitlochry - Thursday 3.30 – 5.00
Kinloch Rannoch - tbc