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Walk Kansas March 18 - May 12, 2018


 Walk Kansas 2018 Poster

Let's get moving and celebrate healthy living!

  • Co-workers, family members, friends and neighbors form teams of 4-6 people who will track minutes of physical activity and food choices during the 8-week challenge.
  • Each team identifies a goal, or challenge, it wants to reach. Three challenges are offered. Challenge 1 is the 8 Wonders of Kansas (435 miles), and would require each member to reach the minimum guidelines for physical activity, 2 1/2 hours per week. To reach Challenge 2, the team must go Cross Country (764 miles), or 4 hours per week for each participant. Challenge 3 the Little Balkans to Nicodemus (1200 miles), requiring each person to get 6 hours per week.
  • Walking isn't the only activity that counts - biking, swimming, running, weight-lifting, yoga, cross-training, or any moderate to vigorous activity you do for at least 10 consecutive minutes.
  • Participants record daily fruit and vegetable consumption.
  • Team members report progress to their team captain each week. Team captain reports totals to local program each week.


Register at http://www.walkkansas.org/