Walk This Way Challenge: My Wellness points and weekly giveaway available  

The Walk This Way challenge encourages employees to participate in a fun, competitive step challenge. The goal of the challenge is to complete 50,000 steps each week throughout the four-week challenge. Registration opens Monday, April 29, and the challenge runs Monday, May 6, through Sunday, June 2. Record 50,000 steps for each week by Tuesday, June 4, to receive 25 My Wellness points. 

How do I enroll in the challenge? 

Go to the My Wellness portal and enter your personal username and password. Select challenges from the upper menu or dashboard tile. Under “Available Challenges,” select “Get Started” and “Continue.” You are now enrolled in the challenge. First time users see the “How do I enroll?”  question section on the MyWellness Program website. 

How do I log my activity? 

Log in to the My Wellness portal and click on the “Challenges” tile. To manually enter your step total for a specific day, select “Log Date,” toggle “No” to “Yes” in the “Select a Value” section, and enter the total number of steps for that day. Click “Save.” While it is recommended that participants log activities each day, you have until the end of the challenge to record your activities. Participants can also sync their fitness trackers for automatic tracking. See the Fitness Device FAQs for more information. 

How am I eligible for My Rewards points and chances for giveaway prizes? 

The goal is to complete at least 50,000 steps each week. Participants who meet the goal throughout the entire four-week challenge will be awarded 25 My Rewards points. Participants who log 50,000 steps in a week will also be entered into the weekly prize giveaway (the week ends each Sunday at 7 p.m.). The challenge will be held Monday, May 6, through Sunday, June 2. Registration opens Monday, April 29; register 50,000 steps for each week by June 4 to receive your My Wellness points. 

Interested in working with a health coach? 

Challenge participants are encouraged to work with a personal health coach to take your fitness to the next level. You can connect with a free health coach by calling (800) 882-2109 or visiting the “Coaching” tab on your My Wellness portal

Visit the Marquette MyWellness program website for additional wellness resources.