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Walking Challenge 2017

 

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Our latest 6 week walking challenge starts on the 15th May. Our chosen route is 'Wonders of the UK' and will take in some of the most remarkable natural and man-made landmarks from the northern islands to the southern coastline.

Team up with colleagues and get involved. Register at www.activestaff.worldwalking.co.uk from 1st May.

 

Previous Walking Challenges

Winter Walking Challenge 2017

During January and February 2017 1746 members of staff took part in a Winter Walking Challenge. Tackling a virtual route around the Scottish Highlands participants completed over 410 million steps during the 4 week challenge! Well done to everyone who got involved!

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                             Some selfies from our Winter Walking Challenge 2017

Walking Challenge 2016

The 2016 edition of the Walking Challenge saw 3060 NHSGGC and local authority staff members sign up to walk a virtual route across California.

Participants walked an incredible 462,136 miles during the 6 week challenge! Well done to all who took part.

For more information on World Walking or to try some of their other routes visit www.worldwalking.org

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                                 Selfies from the Walking Challenge 2016

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As part of the [email protected] Campaign Physiotherapy staff  organised a range of physical activity opportunities for staff at Royal Hospital for Children from 29th August - 2 September 2016. Staff aimed to collectively complete 15,000 minutes of physical activity by the end of the week.

Throughout the week there were office workouts, walking/jogging groups and taster sessions of Active Staff's regular classes.

In total, participants completed 16,593 minutes of physical activity.

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Stacy and Belinda, who coordinated the week's events.               One of the [email protected] walking groups.