The Specialized Foundation and Bath Middle School Build a Pump Track

What do you get when you cross 170 cubic yards of dirt, over 100 total volunteer hours, and a great partnership between Bath Middle School, Maine Regional School District One, and The Specialized Foundation? A rad pump track!

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Emily Watts
Road Trip: Bath Middle School

Long known as the City of Ships, Bath, Maine sits 30 miles northeast of Portland, Maine on the Kennebec River, where its residents have historically been building ships for over 400 years. But within the 9.2 square miles of the city, there is a network of 20-30 miles of multi-use trails to connect parks, schools, and cultural highlights—all amazing places to ride.

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Emily Watts
Stop, Look, and Listen

Read all about it.

We want share a few of our favorite reads that dig deep into the science of ADHD and how exercise can be most beneficial to children or good books on ADHD that inspire us to read more.

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Riding for Focus Newsletter #7

In this issue of Riding for Focus, we'll give you the highlights from the inaugural Riding for Focus Research Summit at Stanford University before we catch up with Whatcom Middle School in Washington. And for your viewing pleasure, we go headlong into the new Outride ADHD campaign and its stunning video spot that's airing right now.

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Specialized Foundation
Riding For Focus Newsletter #6

In this issue of Riding for Focus, we announce our latest grant recipients, check in at Tarkanian Middle School in Las Vegas to see how they're implementing the program, and set forth a summer haiku challenge.

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Riding for Focus Newsletter #5

In this issue of Riding for Focus, we speak with program champion, Jo Giordano, from the Evergreen Community Charter School and the amazing dealer, Motion Makers Bicycle Shop in Asheville, NC. There's also plenty of new media to consume, some insightful tech tips, and the latest spring reading.

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Riding for Focus Newsletter #4

In this issue of Riding for Focus, we have a conversation with the champions behind the P186X Walter J. Damrosch School in the Bronx to see our school program in action, highlight some summer reading, and shine a light on how-to find your kid's heart rate zones in our new Tech Corner.

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Specialized Foundation
Riding for Focus Newsletter #3

In this issue of Riding for Focus, we pay a visit to the AIM Academy of Conshohocken, PA and have a Q&A with School Program Champion, Anne Rock, share the latest news from the program, and discuss what's coming up in the world of grants and how to be a part of it.

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Specialized Foundation
Riding for Focus Newsletter #2

In this issue, we announce the application window for schools looking to receive a Riding for Focus national grant for 2017-18; shine a spotlight on a school currently implementing the Riding for Focus program; learn about our partnership with Central Michigan University; and share news updates on The Specialized Foundation’s latest work.

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Specialized Foundation
Riding for Focus Newsletter #1

The Specialized Foundation is pleased to introduce the first issue of our newsletter, Riding for Focus. We want to be a valuable resource of information that can enrich and expand your knowledge of how kids can benefit from cycling in academics and health. The newsletter is our way to share Foundation progress, along with news and updates on our Riding for Focus school cycling programs, medical research, and our partnerships.

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