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Walking challenge at work

A happy and motivated workforce

At Big Team Challenge, our main goal has always been to get staff moving and motivated. It's a simple goal that's easy to achieve and one that's easy to get most of management to agree upon.
From this simple concept, we've built our walking challenge apps to be as fun, intuitive and inclusive as we possibly can.

Create your own team walking challenge!

You can have your very own walking challenge up and running in a matter of minutes. Simply signup using our online form and get instant access to your very own admin area. From here you can use our challenge creator to set up your challenge, choose your route and pay instantly.

Virtual walking routes

Our library contains over 210 virtual walking routes, which are free to use on your paid challenge. Alternatively you can get in touch with us directly and we'd be happy to discuss creating a custom walking route for your corporate walking challenge.

Download our walking challenge app

Big team challenge is not only available online via our web service, but also through our very own iPhone and Android apps, which users can download for free.

Group Walking Challenge

Creating your own group walking challenge

Big Team Challenge allows you to organise your own walking challenge for your friends, family or colleagues. Getting signed up couldn't be easier with our online system.

Get everyone joined up and involved in the challenge where they will track their real world activity along a virtual map.

Why run a walking challenge?

Group walking challenges can not only boost physical wellbeing, but improve morale, help with team building and put a focus on mental wellbeing.

Our group walking challenges can be run for any size of group, with flexible pricing in case you have more participants than you expected to begin with.

When you launch your challenge, users can sign up online or via our big team challenge apps. Once registered participants can join or create a team of the very own, invite friends and connect their smart devices such as fitbit, garmin, or iphone.

Your own registration screen

When you launch your private walking challenge, you will be given a landing page where you can direct all of your users to. This page allows them to get registered and into the challenge without anything required form you.
An example of this can be found on our demo challenge at demo.bigteamchallenge.com

Choosing a virtual walk

When building your walking challenge you will have the option to choose from one of our 200+ virtual walking routes. When your users input their daily steps they will be moved along this virtual map, discovering new milestones, filled with interesting facts about their destination.

Group walking challenge pricing

Group walking challenges begin at £500 and includes up to 100 users as part of the price. For an instant custom quote, please fill in the pricing calculator here.

Million step challenge

Walking a million steps

A million is still one of the those wonderfully ambitious numbers that still draws us in, which is why it's not surprising that a lot of our customers use this number as a bench mark for their walking challenge. Getting a group of your employees or friends together and into teams to try and collectively walk a million steps together is such a fun goal to strive for and one that lends itself so easily to good marketing. Using our step challenge apps and website, users can easily track their own steps and automatically add them to their team's total.

Team Step Challenges

Let's break down the number and see what sorts of challenges you could run that would end up with a million steps.

A walk for teams of 4 over 4 weeks.

A million steps would lends itself great to a 4 week challenge, for teams of 4. Over the course of this time an average team would collectively walk around 1,00,000 steps together. We have a number of routes that would perfectly for this, such as Brittany, Sri Lanka and the Golden Triangle. You can see some information about these below.

Step Challenge Pricing

To run one of our standard step challenges can be as little as £500 / €600 / $700 for up to 100 users. Why not check our pricing page to get an instant challenge quote and more information.

Workplace Step Count Challenge

Get your employees moving with a step count challenge

Getting a workplace's employees active, healthy and happy is an incredibly important part of any responsible employer, but finding out where to start is often as hard as actually doing it!

Make it simple and choose walking

Walking is one of the most easily accessible ways of keeping fit. It doesn't require any specialist equipment, you can do it alone or in groups, and you can even do it in your own house if you want! There are numerous studies showing the benefits of walking on both physical and mental well being, but the important take away is that it is gentle on the body. This is great when you are trying to be inclusive of a large workforce with differing levels of mobility and physical fitness.

The ease of a step count

One of the biggest benefits of running a step count challenge is that you can simply increase your daily step count as you get more confident with your walking. Participants in a walking challenge are in charge of their own goals and can use their daily step count as a metric to push themselves as the weeks go on.

Build your own challenge

Big Team Challenge allows you to build your own walking challenge.

Sign up for free

You can sign up for your free account today and try out our challenge creator. You'll only ever need to pay if you want to publish your challenge.
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Get an instant quote

Use our online step count challenge pricing form to get an instant quote, or chat with in person with an advisor

Team Walking Challenge

Group Walking Challenge

With summer fast approaching, now is a great time to start a team walking competition with your friends, family or community group. With lockdown still restricting our activity choices at the moment, walking is great alternative that is free to do, accessible anywhere and has a very low impact on joints. Read more about what the UK NHS has to say on the matter: https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/exercise/walking-for-health/

Creating a walking challenge on Big Team Challenge takes less than 5 minutes and you can instantly have your friends signing up online and setting up their own teams. This is a great way of building some friendly competition between teams as you all try to cover the same virtual route together.

Everyone participating in your challenge will have access to both our website version and the mobile apps too, allowing them to keep track of their and everyone else's progress while at home or on the go!

Challenge Features

• Private to only you and your participants
• Access to website and app
• Create or join teams
• Track your steps manually or use a smart watch like Fitbit, Garmin or Apple Watch.
• Earn achievements
• Teams Leaderboard

Read more about our step challenge features