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Samantha M. Gray, Peggy Chen, Lena Fleig, Paul A. Gardiner, Megan M. McAllister, Joseph H. Puyat, Joanie Sims-Gould, Heather A. McKay, Meghan Winters and Maureen C. Ashe

life routines. Active travel modes (such as walking and cycling) and public transportation (such as train, shuttle, and bus) are important opportunities for older adults to increase daily activity. 5 – 7 According to a Metro Vancouver regional trip diary survey in Canada, adults aged 65–79 years make

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Allison Ross, Ja Youn Kwon, Pamela Hodges Kulinna and Mark Searle

to know and trust their neighbors. 96 Similarly, active travel among adults has been found to promote social cohesion and social interaction within the neighborhood. 97 Future research should consider the possibility that SC is actually an outcome of ATS. A major strength of this research is the

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Rachel Cole, Mohammad Javad Koohsari, Alison Carver, Neville Owen and Takemi Sugiyama

particularly important for older adults’ active travel due to their declining physical functioning and resulting lack of confidence in overcoming environmental barriers ( Buffel et al., 2012 ; Haselwandter et al., 2015 ; King et al., 2011 ; Rantakokko et al., 2009 ; Van Cauwenberg et al., 2011 ; Winters

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Abolanle R. Gbadamosi, Alexandra M. Clarke-Cornwell, Paul A. Sindall and Malcolm H. Granat

syndrome . Endocrine, 53 ( 3 ), 710 – 721 . PubMed ID: 26951053 doi: 10.1007/s12020-016-0911-z Laverty , A. , Mindell , J. , Webb , E. , & Millett , C. ( 2013 ). Active travel to work and cardiovascular risk factors in the United Kingdom . American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 45 ( 3

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Melody Smith, Erika Ikeda, Erica Hinckson, Scott Duncan, Ralph Maddison, Kim Meredith-Jones, Caroline Walker and Sandra Mandic

 al . Neighbourhoods for Active Kids: Study protocol for a cross-sectional examination of neighbourhood features and children’s physical activity, active travel, independent mobility, and body size . BMJ Open . 2016 ; 6 ( 8 ): e013377 . doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013377 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013377 27531740 5. Mandic

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Molly P. O’Sullivan, Matthew R. Nagy, Shannon S. Block, Trevor R. Tooley, Leah E. Robinson, Natalie Colabianchi and Rebecca E. Hasson

sessions ( 18 ). Goodman et al ( 7 ) also found no evidence of reduced physical activity levels in response to extra physical activity time in PE/games, school breaks, school active travel, nonschool active travel, structured sports, and out-of-home play in a cohort of British children. Taken together

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Katie Teller, Mark Abbey-Lambertz, Nasira Sharma, Alan Waite, Scott Ickes and Jason A. Mendoza

): 488 – 495 . PubMed ID: 21597121 doi:10.1123/jpah.8.4.488 21597121 10.1123/jpah.8.4.488 7. Lubans DR , Boreham CA , Kelly P , Foster CE . The relationship between active travel to school and health-related fitness in children and adolescents: a systematic review . Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act

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Freja Gheysen, Karel Herman and Delfien Van Dyck

problems, limiting their travel far from home, their activity space is smaller than that of adults, and their local physical environment becomes increasingly important ( Barnes et al., 2007 ). A recent meta-analysis confirmed the importance of the neighborhood physical environment for active travel in

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Elizabeth Lorenzo, Jacob Szeszulski, Michael Todd, Scherezade K. Mama and Rebecca E. Lee

.amepre.2012.06.034 10.1016/j.amepre.2012.06.034 8. Saunders LE , Green JM , Petticrew MP , Steinbach R , Roberts H . What are the health benefits of active travel? A systematic review of trials and cohort studies . PLoS One . 2013 ; 8 ( 8 ): e69912 . PubMed ID: 23967064 doi:10.1371/journal

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Kosuke Tamura, Jeffrey S. Wilson, Robin C. Puett, David B. Klenosky, William A. Harper and Philip J. Troped

environment as determinants of active travel in adults: what do and don’t we know? J Phys Act Health . 2010 ; 7 ( 4 ): 551 – 561 . PubMed doi:10.1123/jpah.7.4.551 10.1123/jpah.7.4.551 40. Trost SG , Owen N , Bauman AE , Sallis JF , Brown W . Correlates of adults’ participation in physical