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Meet the Walkers: Mary

Mary has recently started a PhD at the University of Edinburgh, researching the Step Count Challenge. Taking part in the Autumn Step Count Challenge was a really great way of getting to know people in her new workplace, and Mary also found there were other benefits too – here’s what she had to say. “I […]

Meet the walkers – Hamish

This week’s “Meet the walkers” story comes from Hamish, who has found that tracking his steps has motivated him to start going for walks at lunchtime. “‘Your Pace or Mine’ are a team of five members of staff at Robert Gordon University based in Aberdeen, Scotland. I jumped at the chance to join the team […]

Meet the Walkers – Cameron

This week we hear from Cameron, who was already a step counting addict before taking part in the Step Count Challenge… “Cameron, how many steps do you take during the day? It was something that I had never ever thought of until my Mum signed up for a step count challenge at her work. One […]

Meet the Walkers – Angus

Over the next few weeks, we will be featuring stories from people taking part in the Step Count Challenge, about what has motivated them to take part, why they enjoy being active and what they hope to gain from taking part in the challenge. This week’s walker is Angus from SNS Group, who is looking […]



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