Results From Wales’ 2018 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth
Edwards, Lowri Cerys
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This is the third Active Healthy Kids Wales (AHK-Wales) Report Card following the inaugural and second report card published in 2014 and 2016 respectively.1,2 The 2018 report card (Figure 1) consolidates and translates research related to physical activity among children and young people in Wales. The report card aimed to raise the awareness of children and young people’s engagement in physical activity behaviours and influences, and advocate for children’s right to be active and healthy.
Journal of Physical Activity & Health;
Edwards, L.C., Tyler, R., Blain, D., Bryant, A., Canham, N., Carter-Davies, L., Clark, C., Evans, T., Greenall, C., Hobday, J., Jones, A. et al (2018) 'Results from Wales’ 2018 report card on physical activity for children and youth', Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 15(Supplement 2), pp.S430-S432.
Article published in Journal of Physical Activity and Health available at https://doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2018-0544
Cardiff Metropolitan University (Grant ID: Cardiff Metropolian (Internal))
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