On the occasion of commemorating the National Vaccination Day, which is celebrated every May 29, children, young people and adults will be able to participate in the ‘Bicvacunate’, a sports and recreational activity that will be accompanied by artistic shows, contests and, of course, of the application of vaccines.
The sporting event organized by the Ministry of Health (minsa), in coordination with the Municipality of Limaaims to sensitize and educate the population about the importance of being vaccinated to control and eliminate preventable diseases.
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under the motto “Vaccines save lives”will develop a bike ride that will be accompanied by a vaccination day for the regular scheme and against COVID-19 aimed at adults and children.
Tour of the entire Av. Arequipa
The point of departure and arrival will be the washington parklocated in block 5 of Av. Arequipa, in the Cercado de Lima.
Then the cyclists will move through all Av. Arequipa until you reach Kennedy Park, in Mirafloresand return to the starting point.
At the event you can Participate children, youth, adults and older adults in what will be a recreational day full of many surprises, according to the Minsa.
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Vaccination during the bike ride
Starting at 8:00 am, the health brigades will be installed, offering vaccination against pneumococcus and influenza according to age group. Also against tetanus, whooping cough, measles, mumps, among others.
The activity will be accompanied by artistic and sports shows, and different prizes will be raffled among the participants until 2:00 p.m.
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