From north to south, 18 classes representing 14 schools will need to travel 220 km to rally Hauterives and Buis-les Baronnies. The schoolchildren will have four stops along the way (Romans Crest, Taulignan, Grignan, and Crest) to eat as they explore the wonders of the department.
Marie-Pierre Mouton is the president of the Department. The TDV has many objectives: To make young people aware about road safety, teach them cartography, how to maintain a bike, and to encourage effort.
Marie-Pierre Mouton smiles, "It builds character. Apprentice journalists will also be taught to schoolchildren. The Radio mega team and four schools will be hosting live broadcasts. 250 adults will be there to supervise and coordinate the activities.
Over the years, over 15,000 schoolchildren participated in TDV.