Is employee wellbeing top of your agenda this winter?


13-10-2021
Living Sport Winter Workplace Challenge powered by GoJoe

To keep employees active and benefiting from the great outdoors, Living Sport is inviting Cambridgeshire organisations to participate in its month-long event in November, to encourage more activity in the darker winter months.

Living Sport Winter Workplace Challenge powered by GoJoe

As the cold and dark nights of winter draw in, Living Sport has created a challenge for workplaces in Cambridgeshire to boost their physical and mental wellbeing.  It’s a friendly and fun team-based virtual challenge – walk, run, cycle or swim – taking place between 1 - 30 November on the GoJoe app.  People of all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate!

About the Challenge!

The Living Sport Winter Workplace Challenge powered by GoJoe is a virtual activity challenge for organisations in Cambridgeshire.

To keep staff/teams active and benefiting from the great outdoors, Living Sport is inviting Cambridgeshire organisations to participate in our month-long event in November, to get people in shape for Christmas and to encourage more activity in the darker winter months.

Employee benefits of participation:

  • Team cohesion – connecting dispersed team members

  • Tap into your competitive side through the team challenge

  • Meaningful movement through walking, cycling, running and swimming

  • Positive engagement that improves physical and mental health

  • Use as a fundraiser for Living Sport or a Charity of your choice

Who can take part?

Employees in organisations across Cambridgeshire - everyone, not just the sporty!

How does it work?

  • You can pay to enter a team of (up to) five people here, and receive download/ joining instructions by email

  • Teams of up to five can exercise together or alone - but you're not alone!

  • Track your points for walking, running, cycling, or swimming on Living Sport's leader board

  • Use wearables to upload your activities in km, or do so manually

  • Living Sport will send you motivating weekly updates

  • And weekly additional challenges for very special spot prizes!

  • Entry fee is £150 per team - discount for multiple teams available.

Why should you sign up?

  • Togetherness – connect dispersed team members

  • Friendly competition drive participation and fun

  • Meaningful movement (not boring steps) through walking, cycling, running and swimming 

  • Positive engagement that improves physical and mental health 

  • Use as a fundraiser to support Living Sport or a Charity of your choice

Sign up now and let's get moving!

 

If you have any questions, please contact

Kelly Vickers (she/her) - Head of Business Development

Living Sport Eastfield House, Latham Road, Huntingdon PE29 6YG

Tel:  01487 841559

E: kelly.vickers@livingsport.co.uk | W: www.livingsport.co.uk

To read more information, click here.

Living Sport is a charity working across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough and part of the national network of Active Partnerships significantly funded by Sport England from the National Lottery. Our strategic aim is “Improving health and wellbeing by supporting people to get active” with a focus on increasing participation in sport and physical activity for those in targeted areas of identified need and amongst older people, disabled people and those with a long term health conditions.

Living Sport