May 1, 2023
Homer Steps Up is a FREE community walking challenge that anyone can participate in, because it's all online at homerstepsup.com!
The SEVENTH annual Homer Steps Up will be from May - May 28, 2023.
Anyone can participate in this fun, healthy challenge by logging their steps using a wearable fitness tracker, smartphone, or even entering them manually! Registration and more info will be at homerstepsup.com. Challenge Details (and stay tuned for more info on Facebook and our website).
Teams of 5-25 members will compete for not only the challenge trophy to keep for the year, but also $500 to donate to the local nonprofit/charity of their choice, and custom Winners of the 2023 Homer Steps Up! Community Walking Challenge T-Shirts for everyone on the team! The next two “Runner Up” Teams will each be awarded $300 and $200 each for the nonprofit or charity of their choice as well. Team scores are a cumulative average of their members’ steps.
Thank you to The Homer Foundation for sponsoring the nonprofit/charity donations for the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place teams!
All individual participants reaching at least a weekly step average of 35,000 steps (that's only around 5,000 steps a day!) will be eligible for the weekly prize drawings, and the end of challenge cash prizes! Three winners in three different steps categories (ranging from 5K a day average steppers to >20K a day average steppers) will win weekly prize drawings for Homer Bucks, AND three winners in each of the three categories will win the prize drawings for $100, $200, and $300 cash prizes at the end of the challenge!
Thank you to the South Peninsula Hospital Foundation, Inc. for sponsoring the individual cash prizes and weekly Homer Bucks prizes!