Article Source: Beat The Street
First Published: 13 December 2021 14:22
Updated: 13 December 2021 14:22
St Teresa’s came top of both the total and average points leaderboard as their 214 players clocked up 269,480 points in the physical activity game.
Participants of all ages and abilities from the towns of Motherwell, Bellshill, Wishaw and Shotts were invited to take part in the free competition that turned the area into a walking, cycling and wheeling game.
A total of 13,380 players signed up and together clocked up a total of 78,237 active travel miles.
Councillor Jim Logue, Leader of North Lanarkshire Council and Jean Jones, Provost, went to the school to hand the prizes and trophy to the pupils.
The team won £300 of vouchers for winning the total points leaderboard and a further £300 for winning the average points leaderboard; they have asked for these vouchers to be split into £300 of Decathlon vouchers and £300 of Scotia Book vouchers.
Beat the Street is brought to you by North Lanarkshire Council, Smarter Choices, Smarter Places, and Paths for All. It is delivered by Intelligent Health.
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