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Just Move | Active In April

Walking, running, cycling, rollerblading, paddle boarding…it all counts this month! Whatever your selected activity, we’ve got a challenge for you to join this April. Log your activity under your chosen challenge to be in with a chance of winning weekly spot prizes for participation, or prizes for meeting certain targets. Everyone who completes the challenge they have signed up for will be entered into a prize draw to win the ultimate Active In April rewards, a Nike bundle! Who will be crowned champion?

 

Choose from the following: 

1.     Walk the distance of Brighton to Eastbourne and back (86km)

2.     Run the distance of Brighton to Hastings (116km)

3.     Cycle the distance of the South Downs Way (322km)

4.     Active Minutes Challenge  

 

Sign up on our Parklife Just Move Challenge page.

Here is more details on each challenge. You can register for one or more challenges. 

1.    Walk the distance of Brighton to Eastbourne and back (86km)

Fancy walking the distance of Brighton to Eastbourne and back (86km)? Don’t worry about how fast you go, just enjoy being outside in the fresh air and moving your body!  Everyone who hits the target for the challenge will be in with a chance of winning one of 10 £5 SU vouchers, as well as being entered into the prize draw to win a Nike bundle. Please note, participants will be unable to win multiple prize draws.

2.     Run the distance of Brighton to Hastings (116km)

Think you could run the distance of Brighton to Eastbourne and back (116km)? Prove it. 
Log your distances and complete the distance for your chance to win. Everyone who hits the target for the challenge will be in with a chance of winning one of 10 Nike beanie vouchers, as well as being entered into the prize draw to win a Nike bundle. Please note, participants will be unable to win multiple prize draws.

3.    Cycle the distance of the South Downs Way (322km)

Challenge yourself to cycle the mammoth distance of 322km this month, the same as the distance of the South Downs Way… twice! Everyone who hits the target for the challenge will be in with a chance of winning one of 10 Nike tee vouchers, as well as being entered into the prize draw to win a Nike bundle. Please note, participants will be unable to win multiple prize draws.

4.    Active Minutes Challenge

If you like to get active but not in the traditional forms of walking, running or cycling this challenge is perfect for you. Record your active minutes each day and upload them to Playwaze. Complete a minimum of 600 active minutes across the month for your chance to win. Everyone who hits the target for the challenge will be in with a chance of winning one of 10 Sport Brighton gym towels, as well as being entered into the prize draw to win a Nike bundle. Please note, participants will be unable to win multiple prize draws.

 

 

*Participation prize = 10 SU vouchers, 10 gym towels, 10 beanies, 10 tees

*Nike Bundle in this scenario refers to: a Nike beanie, tee and hoodie. 

 

Supported trackers: Fitbit, Garmin, Apple Health, GoogleFit

 

How to log your activity?

Once you are registered to our challenge and have an account you will be able to link any existing Apps or wearables you might use to monitor your activity such as free to use tools like Google Fit or Apple Health. If you have not used an App to track your steps before then all you need to do is download a supported App (see above) from your App Store. Both Android and iPhones support Google Fit. Google Fit will count your steps for you whenever you have your phone with you. For more information see their help pages. Alternativly if you have an iPhone you can use Apple Health. This should already be available on your phone as standard. 

 

How to sign up to the Parklife Just Moves platform powered by Playwaze:

Sign up on our Parklife Just Move Challenge and Rewards page. If you need a hand signing up then follow this video guide. For members of staff completing the questionare we will disreguard any information you put in the course end date field / area of study/ student number.

Once you are set up we recommend using the Playwaze App [Apple or Android] rather than your browser to log and claim your rewards.