Fighting dementia by walking in Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park

The walkathon seeks to strengthen both the mental faculties of the elderly and the bond between them and their caretakers.
The walkathon seeks to strengthen both the mental faculties of the elderly and the bond between them and their caretakers.PHOTO: SCREENGRAB FROM RUNSOCIETY.COM

SINGAPORE - More than 300 people turned up at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park on Saturday (March 16) morning to take part in Walk 2 Remember, a walkathon that seeks to strengthen both the mental faculties of the elderly and the bond between them and their caretakers.

The participants, including seniors above 60 and their caretakers, took a leisurely 30 minute walk around the park.

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