Start your team's new year with a step count challenge

Big Team Challenge is the perfect way for remote workers to get motivated and engaged with their friends, family and colleagues.

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Getting everyone moving in January

With winter falling fast and the urge to stay inside increasing with every drop of the thermometer, finding ways to keep yourself and others active is getting tough.

Why not walk the Gold Coast?

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 [Each team collects the steps of their team mates]
  • Teams track their progress against others 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 [this sounds like you can run simultaneous ones] 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, 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

Over 170 routes to choose from

Our Challenge Creators allows you to choose a route which suits your 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.

Some of our most popular routes

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California

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1540.0
km

California: a place of superlatives ready for to explore! The most populous state of the United States with an economy larger than most countries. Home to the largest living organisms on Earth, the giant sequoia trees, the highest point in the contiguous United States, Mount Whitney, the tallest living things on Earth, the ancient redwood trees, and the lowest and hottest place in the Western Hemisphere, Death Valley.

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Italy

9
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1160.0
km

Italy: A classy, classical, cultured country packed with history, glorious countryside, majestic cities and home to the greatest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world.

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Lands End To John O' Groats

11
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1576.0
km

Land’s End to John O’Groats: Walk the length of Great Britain with our version of this famous long-distance walk taking in some of this wonderful island’s most photographed and famous cities and historic locations.

Looking for a custom route around your company locations?
Get IN touch for a quote

Two Challenge Modes

Choose how your teams compete with our two simple modes.

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Team Vs Team

Every team in your challenge competes against one another to complete the same virtual route.

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One Big Challenge

Everyone is still in teams, but each team is contributing to getting everyone to the end of the same virtual route.

Controlling Your Challenge

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User management, route selection and much more

  • Create, edit and manage your own challenges
  • Full access to user profiles
  • Add, edit and delete teams
  • Send out communications to users via email and push notification
  • Access to user and participation reports
  • Control your billing account

But why should I run one?

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Increased Wellbeing And 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 a challenge.

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