NPHW 2021: Steps Plus Fitness Challenge

Exercise is Medicine Month this year is in April, which coincides with National Public Health Week! In recognition of these events, the Exercise is Medicine on Hofstra Campus pre-professional club and the Future Healthcare Leaders (undergraduate Exercise Science and graduate Health Administration program student clubs) will be sponsoring the Steps Plus: Hofstra Fitness and Health Challenge - a two-week team competition (teams of 2-5 people including current undergraduate or graduate students, faculty and staff) from April 1-15, 2021.

The goal of the challenge is to accumulate as many steps as possible each day throughout the two weeks (a team average for each day will be recorded). In addition to steps acquired through walking, jogging, and other activities throughout the day, steps will be 'awarded' for time spent participating in mental health promotion activities and for completing health challenges posted daily on the Steps Plus Blackboard page. Gift prizes of $300, $200, and $100 will be awarded to the teams finishing 1st, 2nd, and 3rd! To sign up, please go to: hofstra.edu/stepsplus2021 (ALL team members must sign up individually). Please direct any questions to Dr. Katie Sell at Katie.Sell@hofstra.edu.

Note- Open to members of the Hofstra Community Only

Date: April 1 - 15, 2021

 

 

Advance registration required: RSVP for Steps Plus Fitness Challenge
Note- Open to members of the Hofstra Community Only

 

This event is a part of NPHW 2021.

In light of COVID-19 concerns, this year's NPHW events will be offered virtually. For more information about Hofstra University’s response to Coronavirus, visit hofstra.edu/coronavirus

While virtually attending a Hofstra National Public Health Week event, please be sure to use the hashtag #HofNPHW21

Friday, April 02, 2021

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