Step It Up and Participate in Arlington’s National Walking Day Festivities

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Pinky Advani is a Senior Business Development Manager at Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP). She has been living a car-lite lifestyle for 15 years and currently rides the Metro each day to work. This blog was originally written and published for ATP.

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Participate in Arlington’s week-long festivities and celebrate the most sustainable form of transportation - walking!

In support of National Public Health Week (April 3-9), WalkArlington, Arlington Transportation Partners and Arlington County’s Public Health Division are teaming up with local partners to celebrate the most sustainable form of transportation – walking!

As part of the week-long festivities, Arlington County will participate in the 1 Billion Steps Challenge and host four pit stops around Arlington (details below).

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This post below originally appeared on theArlington Transportation Partners blog.

Ballston | The Nature Conservancy Building

4245 N Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203

Stop by the Ballston BID table for giveaways and information on their upcoming events, as well as fitness tips from the Virginia Hospital Center. Bring an additional business card to enter in a raffle for two tickets for the Taste of Arlington. There will be giveaways from our partners at American Heart Association and Navy Federal Credit Union Bank. Thanks to our partner, The Nature Conservancy, for hosting the Ballston pit stop.

Use the Ballston Walkabout map to plan your route.

Columbia Pike | Department of Human Services, Sequoia Plaza

2100 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22204

There will be plenty of fun swag and giveaways from WalkArlington and us at ATP for all of our walkers. Thank you to our partners, Arlington County and WalkArlington.

Use the Columbia Pike Walkabout maps to plan your route: Hike 1, Hike 2.

Crystal City | Crystal City Water Park

1750 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202

We’ll have free 6-minute massages available and giveaways from The Holistic Point and a table hosted by the Virginia Hospital Center. Additional giveaways from Potbelly Sandwich Shop and Mind Your Body Oasis will be available to those who walk to this stop. Thank you to our pit stop partner, Vornado.

Use the Crystal City Walkabout map to plan your route.

Rosslyn | Central Place

1800 N Lynn Street, Arlington, VA 22209

Virginia Hospital Center will demonstrate their health and wellness tips and share exercises on getting fit even if you’re stuck at your desk day-to-day. Thank you to our pit stop partner, The JBG Companies.

Use the Rosslyn Walkabout map to plan your route.

Share the Event

Download the poster below and register with Arlington Transportation Partners to let us know which pit stop you’ll visit on Wednesday, April 5!

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