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Walk This Way! A Guide for Developing Community and Individual Walking Programs

10/27/2015 12:00:00 AM by American Council on Exercise

To help Americans increase their physical activity through walking, ACE has created a free toolkit that supports Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities. It contains a variety of resources that can be used by individuals, community organizations, faith-based institutions, schools, employers, etc. to encourage and support individuals to walk more and create walkable environments.

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Walk the Talk! A Fitness Professional’s Guide to Developing Walking Programs

10/27/2015 12:00:00 AM by American Council on Exercise

To support Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities, ACE has created a free toolkit designed to help fitness professionals lead safe and effective walking programs, and become advocates for more walkable communities.

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ACE APPLAUDS U.S. SURGEON GENERAL’S NATIONAL CALL TO ACTION ON WALKING

9/9/2015 12:00:00 AM by American Council on Exercise

Effort Highlights Health Benefits of Walking While Addressing Barriers to Access

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Founded in 1985, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) is a nonprofit organization committed to America's health and wellbeing. Over the past 30 years, we have become an established resource for health and fitness professionals, and the public, providing comprehensive, unbiased research and validating ourselves as the country's trusted authority on health and fitness.

Today, ACE is the largest nonprofit health and fitness certification, education and training organization in the world with more than 58,000 certified professionals who hold more than 64,000 ACE Certifications. With a long heritage in certification, education, training and public outreach, we are among the most respected organizations in the industry and a resource the public has come to trust for health and fitness education.