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Fresh new website for the platform that’s changing habits for health, sustainability and the environment

Councils up and down the country are trying to find ways to cut their carbon emissions. It can feel like an uphill struggle: air pollution deaths in Europe ‘are double previous estimates’, reported by The Guardian just last week. Getting people to change their habits to healthier and less polluting ones is a big challenge…
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We’ll be at the Public Health & Sustainable Transport Summit in Bristol on 27 March

The crossover between active and sustainable travel and public health is one of our specialisms. The BetterPoints app and our behaviour change expertise has encouraged and incentivised people all over the world to make smart and healthy travel choices such as walking, cycling, car share and public transport.  We’ll be at the Public Health &…
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How we made the school run fun in Leicester

We recently worked with a Leicester Primary School to encourage and incentivise families to leave the car at home and walk, cycle or scoot the school run.

It’s now even easier to get active with BetterPoints

At BetterPoints, we’re constantly evolving our cutting-edge platform to make it the best it can be for app users and clients. Our iterative approach is one of the things our clients love about us. To this end we’ve made it even easier for people to start earning rewards – helping them to get active even more quickly.  When…
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BetterPoints motivated people to actively travel eight times round the world in our Winter Challenge

Winter is almost gone and spring is here – or certainly on its way! The National Rewards Winter Challenge has now ended. In total, participants tracked over 80,000 activities, clocking up 217,335 miles of walking, running and cycling from 1 December to 28 February. This means they travelled more than eight times around the earth!…
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London borough achieves high levels of behaviour change for sustainable transport and better air quality

The London borough of Sutton and BetterPoints ran a pilot programme to incentivise active travel and sustainable transport – here are the results

La Campanella – BetterPoints returns to Italy!

BetterPoints’ technology is powering La Campanella – a school challenge in Rimini, Italy

Olá Brazil! #VaiDeZica launches in Joinville, Brazil

BetterPoints is powering a new active travel incentive programme in Brazil

Winter Challenge Update – it’s almost Spring!

With just over a week to go, BetterPoints Winter Challenge participants are keeping active!

We’re shortlisted for a London Sport Award

The shortlist for the prestigious London Sport Awards has been announced. We’re delighted to have made the list of finalists – we’re one of three organisations up for the Technology for Participation Award. The judges were looking for technology that successfully and creatively engages Londoners in physical activity – the our app and the gamification…
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