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Archive: July 2017

 

 

Step Count Challenge Spring 2017 – Your Thoughts

The latest Step Count Challenge finished in June, and at the end of the challenge we invited participants to tell us about their experiences. The challenge involved 4,663 participants in 963 teams, completing a total of 2,147,483,648 steps – that’s 960,843 miles, which is the equivalent of walking from Land’s End to John o’Groats 865 […]

2017 Step Count Champion

It’s time to reveal our Step Count Champion. We had hundreds of nominations and as ever, it’s been a tough job picking a winner. However, we felt that our winner has shown all the hallmarks of a true champion; overcoming barriers, inspiring others and being an all round great colleague! So without further ado, we’d […]

Next Steps

There are many ways that you can promote walking, active travel and physical activity in and around your workplace. Here are a few suggestions: Paths for All Our Autumn Step Count Challenge starts in the 30th October and you can register now. Paths for All also support community walking groups across Scotland. Most walks are […]

2017 Step Count Challenge Final Leaderboard

After eight long weeks of walking, it’s time to reveal the final leaderboard. Our final step total is a record 2,914,234,666 steps, the equivalent of 1,303,908 miles or 54 trips around the Earth. Well done to everybody who has taken part and in particular team Heart and Sole from NHS Ayrshire & Arran who have […]

 

 

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