Are you ready to walk the length of the Outer Hebrides this summer?
If so, this is your chance to join the 2020 Walk on Hebrides step count challenge!
The challenge starts on Tuesday 1st September 2020 and closes on 12th October 2020. Registration opens at 1pm on Monday 17th August and closes at midnight on Monday 31st August.
The 6 weeks challenge is open to residents of the Outer Hebrides, aged 13 years and over. You can take part as an individual or as a team of two. Individuals should aim for 9,500 steps per day. Teams of two should each aim for 4,750 steps per day and combine their steps to reach the finish line. The team option may be most suitable for people who currently undertake no activity, low activity or with low mobility. An activity-to-steps conversion chart will be provided; allowing participants to add activities other than walking to their steps total.
Walking is an all round great activity which can reduce risks to your health, make you feel good - and it's free!
Make a start today - it's never too late