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NEW SURVEY REVEALS HALF OF YOUNG ADULTS ARE WALKING MORE IN 2018…FOR FUN

Has walking become cool in 2018? Young adults may have a reputation for talking the talk, but according to a new survey, it now appears they’re walking the walk too.

A YouGov poll of over 2,000 British adults, commissioned by leading outdoor footwear brand Merrell who were keen to investigate a spike in popularity across the UK for the humble hike, found that a staggering 49% of 18 to 24 year olds are walking for leisure more frequently in 2018 than in previous years.

The survey showed that 54% of young adults lace up their walking boots for leisure at least once a week to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors.


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