Start: Sunday, February 25, 2018 at midnight
End: Saturday, April, 7, 2018 at 11:59 p.m
This is an opportunity for employees, spouses, and retirees to earn UK gear for stepping up. Choose your goal for this six-week challenge:
- Average 6,000-7,999 steps a day
- Average 8,000-9,999 steps a day
- Average 10,000+ steps a day
If you meet the step goal you chose (6K, 8K, 10K daily average), you get to choose your prize from several options. All are available in limited quantities on a first-come, first-serve basis.
5K run/walk on the last day of the challenge: Saturday, April 7, 2018
5K = 3.1 miles = 6,000 steps
This is a 5K for all faculty, staff, and students working and learning in the University of Kentucky's 16 academic colleges and 10+ administrative divisions. Retirees, alumni, friends, family—anyone and everyone is welcome. Proceeds support the University of Kentucky Center for Community Outreach.
First-timers and seasoned racers alike take part in this run/walk event. Visit our blog to learn how to train for a 5K.