Virtual Walking Challenge

Hosting your own corporate walking challenge is an effective way to get your employees moving and motivated by engaging with them in a fun and interactive challenge around the world.

Healthy, happy and motivated

Getting your teams walking

Walking is regarded as one of the most beneficial exercises we can do, with studies showing its benefits on our physical health and our mental wellbeing. It is also a highly inclusive, with most ages and abilities being able to take part.

So let's get your teams active and motivated with your own challenge today.

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Use your step count to move you along a virtual walk

Our system allows your users to use their daily step count, such as walking around the neighbourhood or going for a jog in the park, into movement along one of our 290 virtual maps.

Your participants sign up online to your private challenge, track their activity using their smartphone or pedometer, and get themselves walking through the hills of Italy, over the beaches of the Caribbean or along the Great Wall of China itself!

You are in complete control of your company challenge and can customise it to just how you need it. It's a great way to motivate your workforce, friends and family to be more active.

Making phyiscal activity fun and inspiring

Building friendly competition between teams

We've packed Big Team Challenge with as many fun, intuitive and unique features as we possibly could, and are always working on more. Whether you are running a company walking challenge, or raising money via a charity walking event, we've got you covered!

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Create teams and invite colleagues

Your participants can create their own teams, invite their colleagues and start working together to boost each other's daily activity.

Note: If you want, you can lock teams so that only you, as the admin, can create them.

Elements of our step challenges such as virtual routes, step tracking and awards.

Walking along a virtual map

Each team can keep track of their progress along one of our fun and interactive virtual maps. Or alternatively you can set up the challenge so that all teams are walking along a much bigger route together.


View team leaderboards

Teams can keep track of the their friend's teams or rivals in the challenge by viewing the leaderboard and see who's racing ahead.

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Register users online and get instant access to your step challengeUsers get their own personal step challenge profile and dashboardTeams can view their progress and team mates step count. Your own admin area the challenge overview

Easy sign up via the website and apps

Full access to the web and mobile app versions

Sync your steps with smart devices

Track your daily steps with Fitbit, Garmin, iPhone or Android

Manually add distances

For those without a smart pedometer

290+ walking routes to choose from

Or get in touch for a quote on a custom route

Free support

We're here to help set up your challenge

Take a peek at what our app has to offer

In this video you'll get a brief overview of how Big Team Challenge works and how your users will be able to sign up to your walking challenge, create teams, invite their friends and start tracking their daily steps.

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Track your daily steps along a virtual walk

At Big Team Challenge, we aim to create an experience that both motivates people to get moving and to have fun learning while they do it. That’s why we have created a library of over 290 virtual walking routes for you to choose from.

Each of our walking challenges use a real world map to track your teams progress and update the users with fun and interesting milestones along the way.

If you can't find what you're looking for here, why not get in touch and let us help you build a custom virtual route.

Here's a few of our favourite walking routes

London to Lourdes

London to Lourdes

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London to Lourdes: A lovely cross-channel journey to the south of France from the capital of the UK to one of the world’s most important pilgrimage sites.

North America

North America

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North America: Looking for a bit of a challenge? Then this circular, continental route featuring key cities around Canada and the United States of America might be just what you are looking for.

London to Edinburgh

London to Edinburgh

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London to Edinburgh: A trail between two top cities. All the way from the capital of England and the UK north to the capital of Scotland visiting some much-loved historic towns, cities and waypoints along the way. Enjoy.

All of our walks are different lengths to accommodate teams of different sizes and abilities. While it would be great if everyone could walk their 10,000 steps a day, sometimes that’s a little harder for some than others. 

Each of our routes come with gorgeous images of the locations you visit along the way, as well as tons of fascinating information about every stop. We’ve had amazing feedback about our maps and how they have helped make the challenge more interesting and engaging. 

We're making new routes every week, so who knows, we might stop by your own hometown soon!

Want to talk to a real person?

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We pride ourselves on offering all of our customers the same level of support. We'll be there to help you get set up and answer any technical support questions your participants might have.

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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.

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