The Challenge Blog






The Lunchtime Escape Photo Competition

Don’t be a prisoner to your desk this lunchtime. It’s time to launch a daring escape, get some fresh air, pack in some extra steps and win a top prize! To enter, all you need to do is escape for a lunchtime walk, take a photo of your breakout and send it to us at […]

Moon Walk Competition – Your Favourite Walks

A big thank you to everyone who sent us a note of their favourite walk. We’ll contact the five lucky Moon Walk winners this week. We had some really fantastic entries that covered the whole country and here are a few that stood out for us. Barbara Moncrieff from Shetland sent us this wonderfully descriptive account of her favourite […]

First steps into the urban jungle!

We have a few partner organisations supporting this year’s Step Count Challenge. Alongside providing information and resources to participating workplaces, staff from Breakthrough Breast Cancer are also taking part in the challenge. Julia from Breakthrough sent in an update on how her team the Pink Panthers is getting on. It might be because the mornings are […]

League Table Update

Hi folks, here is the latest Step Count Challenge League Table… Step Count Challenge League Table Well done to A Pace of Cake from NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde who are currently leading with a total of  1,432,112 steps between them.  

Team Ballahooligans

Merriol from Ballachulish Medical Practice sent us a nice little report on their team the Ballahooligans. We are team of two GPs, Practice Manager, Administrator & Receptionist. We have been trying to think of ways to work on our teambuilding and this seemed the perfect thing to start it off. We now chat regularly about […]



Challenge Partners

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