Chemeketa Sweats Pedometer Challenge starts Feb. 27

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Get your walking, jogging or cycling shoes on and let’s get going! Our 2017 pedometer challenge kicks off February 27 and will take participants on a 2,560 mile journey along the Pacific Crest Trail.

Participating is an easy way to improve your fitness, meet new people and win prizes along the way.

Record Steps, Earn Points, Win Prizes

  • Use a pedometer, Fitbit, phone or other fitness tracking tool to track your steps February 27-March 17
  • Each time you earn and record 30,000 steps, you will be entered into a drawing for Chemeketa Wellness swag or other wellness prizes
  • The team with the highest average will earn Chemeketa Wellness merchandise plus a trophy to keep for bragging rights for a year
  • A wellness prize pack will be given to the participant with the highest recorded steps
  • Weekly updates will be posted on the Wellness dashboard site and Facebook page
  • Prizes will be announced at the Chemeketa Sweats pedometer challenge awards celebration March 22 at 11:30-12:30 (where healthy snacks will be provided)

How to Sign Up

  • Go solo, form a team or be placed on a team
    Team up with anyone on campus, or opt to go it alone- whatever works best for you!
  • Determine your steps tracking device
  • If you don’t already have one…
    The first 100 people to sign up will be given a free pedometer. If you miss the cut off, the bookstore sells pedometers starting at $10.

Need Help?

If you need help tracking, want to learn how to safely increase your step count or have other questions, contact Raschel Larsen at ext. 3991.


Chemeketa Sweats: Pacific Crest Trail Pedometer Challenge
February 27-March 17
Sign up here


The Chemeketa Sweats Wellness Challenge planning committee includes Nancy Espinosa and Raschel Larsen and is sponsored by the Employee Wellness Committee.