The Challenge Blog



Archive: May 2017



Spring Photo Competition Winners

We had loads of really great spring photo competition entries. Selfies, landscapes, portraits, pets and just about everything else in between. We thoroughly enjoyed sifting through them all, thnk you to everyone who took part and we’ll publish some more of your photos before the end of the challenge. So, without further ado here are […]

Spring Photo Competition Entries

Last week was photo competition week. Here’s a few of the fabulous photos you sent us, you can check out who won in this blog post. Natalia, team captain from “We’re not last, we’re pacing ourselves” at Edinburgh College sent this selfie from Blackford Hill in Edinburgh looking over to Arthur’s Seat. Team Finance Slim […]

Meet the Walkers: Lyndsay

My obsession with walking started in 2013. My Dad bought me a Fitbit as a novelty gift from his holiday in the USA. I had never used a pedometer before. Once I clipped it on, I was hooked. I continually tried to beat my daily step count. I decided to clean up my diet and […]

Week Four Leaderboard

Our collective step count this week is 1,169,463,350. That’s 523,250 miles, further than the distance to the moon! You can download this week’s leaderboard here, or view it below. Remember, it’s photo competition week. Go for a walk, take a snap and send it to us. You can read full details of how to enter and […]



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