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Fall Movement Challenge


Northwestern has partnered with WalkingWorks, a BCBS physical activity and wellness program, to bring you the 2017 Fall Movement Challenge! The challenge provides you with an online platform to track your physical activity. It features a team-based approach and uses friendly competition to help you achieve your fitness goals. All faculty and staff are invited to join in the fun!

The challenge runs for six weeks from Monday, October 30th through Monday, December 11th. Registration opened at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, October 16th and closed at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 6th.

The top 3 teams with the highest average miles per person tracked will win a team prize!  The top 3 individuals with the most miles tracked will win a Northwestern “Swag Bag” filled with wellness goodies and other rewards!

Click here to view team rosters.

Track activity online at or on a mobile device, by downloading the WalkingWorks mobile app. If using the mobile app, you have the option of syncing a wearable device to track your steps. Click here to learn about the WalkingWorks app and wearable integration.

IMPORTANT: Tracking online and with the app will result in duplicate tracking. Please choose and use only one mode to track your activity.

Questions? Please see the Fall Movement Challenge FAQs, or contact Evelyn Cordero at or 847-467-6246.