Step Challenge

This initiative, supported by the Town's Active Transportation Committee, has been designed to engage the community and promote active and healthy lifestyles.

WHO CAN JOIN?

The Step Challenge is open to anyone who lives and/or works in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Participants may register individually or as a team up to a maximum of six (6) people.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Steps can be counted using an activity tracker (Fitbit Garmin, Apple Watch, etc.) a health app on a smartphone or a pedometer.

Participants will be responsible for ensuring their number of steps are recorded by entering them manually on the challenge website or by syncing their smartphone or activity tracker.

The challenge website will display a leaderboard highlighting the top teams/individuals with the highest average of steps to date.

Prizes will also be given to

*The top team with the highest average of steps taken 
*The top teams average steps taken
*The top 2 individuals who takes the highest number of steps throughout the duration of the challenge
(participants are only eligible to win 1 prize from each of the categories above)

The highest stepper each week will win an Ecobee smart thermostat valued at $300 plus a $100.00 rebate available once installed courtesy of Enbridge Gas Distribution (cannot win this prize more than once )

WHERE DO I REGISTER?

Registration opens on May 15, 2018. Click the Register Here button below to get started. For instructions on signing up please click here.

WHEN DOES IT START?

The challenge begins on June 1 and ends on June 30, 2018.
The challenge winners will be recognized at an upcoming Council Meeting.

I sincerely hope that you, your families, neighbours and coworkers will join me in this great initiative! I encourage you to put a team together, register online and get stepping! It takes all of us working together to make Niagara-on-the-Lake a happy and HEALTHY town.

Sincerely,

Pat Darte
Lord Mayor

 

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