About Getting Richmond Moving
Getting Richmond Moving promotes active healthy living in Richmond through five key initiatives:
This initiative is aimed at building a legacy of healthy lifestyles in Richmond by engaging people in lifelong walking. This project, a partnership between the Richmond Fitness and Wellness Association and the City of Richmond, offers people living and working in Richmond the opportunity to take steps towards healthier living by changing behaviours and encouraging them to explore the benefits of walking and active living. Visit the Walk Richmond page for more information including schedules and and maps.
Grade 5 Active! Pass
This program is currently suspended
All Grade 5 students in Richmond are eligible to receive this pass that provides free access to aquatic facilities, arenas and select community centres throughout the school year. Visit the Grade 5 Active! Pass page for more information.
Urban Scavenger Hunts
Explore local parks, get active and have fun with an urban scavenger hunt! Visit the Urban Scavenger Hunts page for more information.
Stay Active, Eat Healthy
This initiative aims to ensure that healthy food options are available in all community centre vending machines, as well as arenas and aquatics concessions.
This initiative supports the physical activity goals promoted in Richmond's summer daycamps. Participants are introduced to Active Jack, a mascot encouraging kids to be active one hour a day. Learn more about the benefits of getting Active for One Hour a Day this summer with Active Jack!
Danny Ronquillor or Donna Bishops
Fitness and Wellness Leaders