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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 […]

Meet the Walkers: Laura

I first heard about the Step Count Challenge through a meeting at work and straight away I wanted to find out more. I am a pretty competitive person and like a challenge so this particular event got my attention. We set up a couple of teams within my building at work, filled out the registration forms and […]



Challenge Partners

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