The Challenge Blog






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 […]

Our Challenge Highlights

The 2017 Step Count Challenge ended this week and it’s been another bumper edition. More participants than ever before took part from all over the country. Wednesday 5th July is the deadline for everyone to have their steps up to date and we will bring you the final tally, prize winners and of course, announce […]

Week 8 Leaderboard

Only a few days left of the 2017 Step Count Challenge. You can log your steps up to and including Sunday 25th June. Every team that completes the challenge will be entered into a prize draw to win the following: First Prize: Fitbit Flex and goody bag for each member of the team Runners-up: 5 teams […]



Challenge Partners

We have a number of partners supporting the Step Count Challenge. See how our partners can help.