18 Oct 2018
Awesome Walk to School prizes up for grabs!
Did you know that you can win some fabulous prizes just for walking, riding or scooting to school?
Victorian primary schools who register and submit their Walk to School results by 16 November are in the running for some fantastic prizes thanks to our amazing Community Partner, the AFL Players Association.
The more students who walk, ride or scoot the more chances your school has of winning!
Prizes are rewarded to schools in each of the education regions:
- North-Eastern Victoria Region
- North-Western Victoria Region
- South-Eastern Victoria Region
- South-Western Victoria Region
Major prize – The Ultimate Footy Fun Experience at Your School awarded to the school with highest participation rate in each education region
- 1 x AFL Player to lead a footy clinic at each of the four winning schools
- 1 x AFL Player memorabilia item to be presented to each of the four winning schools
Check out some of the fun from last year’s clinics:
Runner up prize- The Fantastic Footy Prize Pack for Your School awarded to school with second highest participation rate per each education region
- 1 x AFL Player recorded video message (3 mins max) for each of the four runner-up schools
- Sherrin footballs for classroom activities for each of the four runner-up schools
First time participation- The Super Sherrins Prize Pack for Your School- awarded to one school in each education region who has joined the Walk to School program for the first time. Schools will be selected at random.
- 1 x AFL Player recorded video message (3 mins max) for each of the four first time participant schools
- Sherrin footballs for classroom activities for each of the four first time participant schools
To be eligible to win, schools need to complete the following:
- Register for Walk to School via the Walk to School website
- Order free Walk to School materials including the classroom calendars to track your students’ walks, rides and scoots
- Record your students’ walks, rides and scoots from 8 October to 2 November
- Submit your schools’ data online by 16 November 2018. Schools who submit data after 16 November 2018 will not be included in the prize count.
In addition to the school prizes, primary school kids have the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes thanks to the AFL Players Association.
We’re combining creativity with physical activity and encouraging kids to put their best foot forward by decorating their shoes, bikes or scooters to make Walk to School even more fun.
Student prize - The Best on Ground Student Award
- 1 x personalised and signed AFL footy jumper from your nominated club and favourite player*
The best weekly designs will be awarded prizes so show your creativity and share your fun designs!
To be eligible to win, kids need to complete the following (with parent or carer permission of course!):
- Design your shoes, bikes or scooters
- Share your designs (videos or photos) on the Walk to School Facebook page and tag @WalkToSchool with the hashtag #walktoschool
- Prizes will be drawn weekly and winners contacted via Facebook private message.
*Player subject to availability -in the event that a player is not available, AFL Players reserves the right to select a substitute player from that club.
Happy walking! We can’t wait to see all the fun you’re having!