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2.5 million inhabitants.
More than 27 traditional sports disciplines; aerobics classes, walking groups, daytime and night-time Ciclovías, and other physical activity interventions; recreational activities for groups aged 0–5, 6–12, 13–17, 18–28, 29–59 and 60+ years.
All of the seven best investments for physical activity are addressed. Online supplementary figure 1 See figure 1. (A Spanish version is available online: see online supplementary figure 1).
INDER works alongside and oversees the education sector, the community sector and other public and private bodies involved in the public policy of sport and recreation.
Estimated programme reach
Up to 850 000 (34%) of 2.5 million inhabitants every month, including people of all ages, abilities and socioeconomic levels.
What is special about this programme?
Participation is free! You can even borrow a bike, a tennis racquet or whatever you might need to enjoy your chosen sport.
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Background: the right to sport and exercise is enshrined in the constitution
The Institute of Sport and Recreation (INDER, according to its initials in Spanish) of Medellín in Colombia is the decentralised department of the mayor’s office that …
Contributors GOD conceived the article and wrote it in collaboration with JTG, DBB and NGG.
Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.
Competing interests None declared.
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