Create your own workplace step challenge

Get your teams and remote workers connected and engaged in a fun and interactive step challenge to help boost employee wellbeing

Online step challenge

Big Team Challenge's virtual step challenge system allows you to create your own private activity challenge for you and your employees or charity group to participate in and track their physical activity over a number of weeks.

Take a virtual walk somewhere exciting!

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 a step challenge and what do the participants get?
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Track your steps digitally

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Fitbit, Apple Watch, Google Fit and more

  • Free access to both the website and mobile apps
  • Connect to Fitbit, Garmin, Apple and Google Watches
  • Sync steps from your phone with Apple Health and Google Fit
  • Option to track steps manually if needed
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How a step challenge works

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

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For organisers

Customising your step 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 step count 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

Step tracker apps, fitbit integration, website access, and more!

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:

  • View their team's progress along virtual map
  • Create or join existing teams, and invite others
  • Track their daily step count and add it to their team total
  • Connect to Fitbit, Garmin Connect, Apple Health and Google Fit
  • View the Leaderboard
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See what your users can expect from the challenge
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Team Challenge App

Available on iPhone and Android

  • All the same functionality of the web version
  • Connect to Fitbit, Garmin, Apple and Google Watches
  • View your step count progress on the virtual map
  • Option to track steps manually if needed
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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 195 virtual walks to choose from

Our 'Challenge Creator' allows you to choose a walking route which suits your step count challenge. With dozens of walks 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.

Virtual Walking Routes

USA - Stage 9

USA - Stage 9

Step Count
2491975
Steps
Distance (km)
1708
KMs
Description

USA - Stage 9: The ninth leg of an epic walk through the state capitals of all 48 contiguous states (apologies to Alaska and Hawaii) of this amazing, diverse country; the fourth largest In the world, covering a vast swath of North America.

Dallas to New York

Dallas to New York

Step Count
3948414
Steps
Distance (km)
2707
KMs
Description

Dallas to New York City: USA - we always enjoy creating new walks in this amazing country and this one is no different. Head northeast from Texas, the Lone Star State, through 6 US states in total and 9 of the USA's best known cities ending on the country's eastern seaboard in one of the world's most famous and visited cities. Have fun.

Walk Europe

Walk Europe

Step Count
6925895
Steps
Distance (km)
4749
KMs
Description

Looking for a challenge? Well this might be it - an epic walk through nine countries taking you across Europe from east to west; all the way from the boundary between Europe and Asia, to the tip of northwest Spain and the Atlantic Ocean.

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 walking challenge is a great way to motivate staff and increase employee wellbeing with your company
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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 a walking challenge?

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Wellbeing

Increased physical activity can have a positive effect on an individual's mental health. Walking challenges have been proven to make a lasting change to people's 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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User statistics and reports

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 step challenge.

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