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10,000 Steps Program- 2012


You have completed the 6 week fitness challenge!! 

This year we had 26 teams participate, which means we had 130 people accumulating steps.
For 2012, our total number of steps for the program were 56,826,004 steps!!! That is 25,256 miles, which is one time around the Earth! 

1st place winners this year with the most number of steps at 3,793,238 was team Tri Harder! They won a free 1 month membership to Snap Fitness in Platteville for each of the team members! 

2nd place winners this year was the team with the most improvement from weeks 1 to 6. This team improved by 341,112 steps and was team Main Street Mischief Marchers! They won To Go cups with smoothie recipes! 

3rd place was a drawing of all the teams that participated and the winner was team Happy Feet!! They won pool passes for each member of the team!

Congratulations again to all the teams that participated. We had a great program this year and we hope to see all of you out walking this summer! 

It is that time of the year again! The time for the Platteville Community to partake in the 10,000 Steps Program for 2012! 

We were very successful last year, hosting 36 teams and completing 81,845,370 steps in 6 weeks!! 

Our goal this year is to out-walk the number of steps from 2011, by recruiting as many people from the community as possible! 

The program will last for 6 weeks, Sunday, April 29, 2012 through Saturday, June 9, 2012. Registration ends on April 10th, so make sure you sign your team up! There are three ways to register- check out our registration page for details. 

Kick Off Event!! 
When: Saturday, April 28, 2012, 10am-12pm
Where: Smith Park (off Camp Street in Platteville)
Who: Bring your team, and family members

Let's get the 10,000 Steps Program-2012 started off on the right foot! Come to the kick off event to pick up your pedometer, and get a jump start on your steps by utilizing the trails Smith Park, if you like. 

If you are unable to come to the kick off event, pedometers can be picked up April 27, 2012 from 3-5pm at City Hall in Platteville. 

Final Event! 
When: Thursday, June 14, 6:30-7:30pm  
Where: Smith Park (off Camp Street in Platteville)
Who: Everyone who participated in the 10,000 Steps and family members 

We will hand out final and weekly prizes at this event.