UnitedHealthcare and High Point Police Department Donate Bicycle Helmets to Local Elementary School Kids

  • Fun-filled event in advance of Carolina Cup pro cycling race included helmet decorating, bike safety demonstrations, exercises and nutrition education

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B-Roll with visuals of students decorating helmets donated by UnitedHealthcare, doing exercises with pro cyclists, and getting helmet fitting and bicycle safety lessons from High Point police officers (Video: Mark Caudill).

HIGH POINT, N.C.--()--UnitedHealthcare volunteers and the High Point Police Department donated new bike helmets and provided bike safety demonstrations to more than 120 second and third graders from Fairview Elementary School today.

UnitedHealthcare pro cyclists Adrian Hegyvary and Rushlee Buchanan discussed the benefits of exercise and encouraged the children to attend the Carolina Cup in Country Park on Sept. 9.

The students personalized their helmets with colorful stickers and decals.

Learn more about the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling team at www.uhcprocycling.com.

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Contacts

UnitedHealthcare
Angela Richmond, 770-300-3426
angela_richmond@uhc.com

Release Summary

Today more than 120 children from Fairview Elementary School received bike safety demonstrations and received new bike helmets from UnitedHealthcare.

Contacts

UnitedHealthcare
Angela Richmond, 770-300-3426
angela_richmond@uhc.com