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Online step count challenge for employees

Get your teams connected and engaged in an interactive activity tracker challenge to help boost employee wellbeing

What is an online walking challenge?

A virtual activity tracker like Big Team Challenge allows you to create your own private activity challenge for you and your employees or community group to participate in and track their physical activity over a number of weeks.

Why not walk somewhere a little... warmer?

While you might be walking the cold neighbourhoods around your house, why not treat your team and have them walk virtually around the sunny Gold Coast in Australia, island hop in the Caribbean, or explore the historic wonders of Mexico?

How it works

  • There's no limit to the amount of participants
  • Get organised into teams of between 2 and 10 people
  • Teammates add their steps into the team's collective total
  • Teams track their progress against other teams on the leaderboard
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How do I organise one and what do the participants get?
Learn more

Get your users connected and moving!

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Fitbit, Apple watch, google Fit and more

  • Free access to both the website and mobile apps
  • Connect to Fitbit and Apple Watch
  • Sync steps with Apple Health and Google Fit
  • Option to track steps manually if needed
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How a step count challenge works

The Big Team Challenge online system allows for complete control and flexibility when it comes to running an online challenge for your staff or community around the world.

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For organisers

Customising your exercise challenge

When you create your account you'll have access to our Challenge Admin area and Challenge Creator. This will give you the ability to build and launch as many challenges as you like and have access to all of your participants' information and reporting data.

The admin area allows you to:

  • Create, edit and manage your own challenges
  • View and download participant information
  • Add, edit and delete teams
  • and much more
For participants

Website and Apps for tracking steps

When you launch your challenge using the Challenge Creator, you will instantly have access to a landing page where your participants can sign up and access the challenge itself.

Participants have free access to the website and Apple and Google mobile apps.

Participants can:

  • Create or join existing teams, and invite others
  • Connect to Fitbit, Garmin Connect, Apple Health and Google Fit
  • Track steps manually if required
  • View the Leaderboard
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See what your users can expect from the challenge
View our demoget Pricing
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Want to test out our walking challenge?

You can visit our demo challenge via the web or using our Challenge App for iPhone and Android.

step challenge website address: demo.bigteamchallenge.com

Email:
demo@bigteamchallenge.com
Password: password

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Over 170 routes to choose from

Our 'Challenge Creator' allows you to choose a route which suits your step count challenge. With dozens of routes from all around the world, we think we've got one to fit every challenge. If you'd like to walk a custom route, please get in touch with us to discuss options.

Step challenge routes

London to Rome

London to Rome

Step Count

2647006
Steps

Distance (km)

1815
KMs

Description

London to Rome: A European treasure trove of milestones packed with thousands of years of history and culture in some of the most best known and best loved destinations in the world.

Route 66

Route 66

Step Count

5276226
Steps

Distance (km)

3618
KMs

Description

Route 66 - the "Mother road"- one of the essential icons of America captured in John Steinbeck's,1940 novel Grapes of Wrath which chronicled the migration along Route 66 of thousands of farmers leaving the Dust Bowl of Kansas and Oklahoma during the Great Depression, trying to reach a better land in California.

Edinburgh to London

Edinburgh to London

Step Count

917656
Steps

Distance (km)

629
KMs

Description

From the capital of Scotland to the capital of England and the UK, through historic towns and cities which have helped shaped Great Britain over the centuries.

Looking for a custom route around your company locations?
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Which version is best for me?

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For Businesses

A workplace challenge is a great way to motivate staff and increase employee wellbeing
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For Charities

Big Team Challenge is an ideal opportunity to fundraise and engage with your audience as a charity
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For Public Sector

Exercise challenges are a fun way to boost your staff activity or engage with a community group

But why should I run one?

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Increased Happiness

Increased physical activity can have a positive effect on an individual's mental health.

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Audience Engagement

Creating a productive relationship with your employees or community can be a great way of boosting morale and building important connections.

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Higher Motivation

Maintaining a regular level of moderate exercise can help increase productivity and focus, while lowering stress.

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Valuable Data

We can help provide valuable data from your users to see how their levels of participation have changed over the course of the challenge.

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Designed For Everyone

Big Team Challenge is designed to be used by everyone in your team, regardless of physical ability, age, geography or computer literacy.

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Return On Investment

Putting time and effort into improving your employees' lives will have a positive impact on your business too, so why not get started right away?

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Client Story

Learn how NHS Dumfries And Galloway have used Big team Challenge to run multiple walking, running and cycling challenges for their staff and local communities.

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Get in touch

Sometimes it's just a little easier to have a human talk you through pricing and all the ways you can customise your own exercise challenge.

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