The Challenge Blog






Goal Setting

We have built some goal setting into the Step Count Challenge to help you set a target to increase your steps. We do this gradually over the weeks and it’s all based on your first week, which we’ll call your baseline. Firstly, we work out your baseline  number of steps based on the activity you […]

Autumn Challenge Prizes

Alongside winning a new, more active you, we also have some prizes on offer for teams and individuals taking part in the challenge. Here’s what you could win: Team Prize Draw     Every team that makes it through to the end of the challenge will be entered into a prize draw to win the following: […]

Autumn Step Count Challenge

Dust of your pedometer, dig out your scarf and gloves, the Step Count Challenge is back for an extra special autumn challenge! The nights are drawing in and there is a chill in the air but this is a great time of year to get out and enjoy a crisp walk into work or kick […]

Your Pedometer Journeys

In our last update, we asked you where your pedometer had taken you. We had some lovely emails and it seems that your pedometers have accompanied you all over Scotland and well beyond these shores. We thought it would be nice to share some of the journeys that you and your pedometers have been on […]



Challenge Partners

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