Register

The 2015 3x10 Summer Walking Challenge is open to all faculty and staff (undergrad and grad students are permitted to enroll). Please follow these steps to complete your registration.

STEP 1: Complete the participant information form.
Online Form

STEP 2: Sign and return the informed consent form in person to the ERC Member Services desk or via campus  mail to the address below. PLEASE NOTE: ELECTRONIC OR FAXED CONSENT FORMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
Informed Consent Form

Contact

Kristin Legg, Program Coordinator
klegg@umd.edu

RETURN INFORMED CONSENT FORM TO:
Kristin Legg
University Recreation & Wellness
1115 Eppley Recreation Center
College Park, MD 20742


  • Participants must be currently employed UMD faculty/staff or graduate students.
  • Participants must register for the program by filling out the online form here.
  • Participants may register at anytime May 26 - June 22; the challenge begins June 8.
  • Participants must read and sign the 3x10 Release and Informed Consent Statement prior to earning any points. The Informed Consent can be downloaded here then sent via campus mail to Kristin Legg (1115 Eppley Recreation Center). PLEASE NOTE: ELECTRONIC OR FAXED CONSENT FORMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
  • Participants may walk anywhere, any day, anytime. Just keep track of daily accrued walking minutes and points. For the purposes of this challenge, only walking/ running (outdoors or indoors on a machine) will be counted.
  • Participants must submit weekly point totals form emailed to them on Mondays at 9am.
  • Failure to fill out point forms by Wednesday at 9am will result in a forfeit of that week’s points.
  • The program ends at 11:59pm on August 16. Winners will be announced via email on August 20.
  • Requests for rule exceptions must be presented to the program coordinator, Kristin Legg at klegg@umd.edu. Her ruling will be final.

Week #

Walking Dates

Report Date

1

June 8 - June 14

June 15

2

June 15 - June 21

June 22

3

June 22 - June 28

June 29

4

June 29 - July 5

July 6

5

July 6 - July 12

July 13

6

July 13 - July 19

July 20

7

July 20 - July 26

July 27

8

July 27 - August 2

August 3

9

August 3 - August 9

August 10

10

August 10 - August 16

August 17

  • 1 point will be awarded for each 10 minutes of walking.
  • Individuals must have walked a minimum of two 10-minute segments per day (20 minutes total) for your time to count.
  • A maximum of 6 points will be awarded per day (60 minutes).
  • Participants must submit weekly point totals form emailed to them on Mondays at 9am.
  • Failure to fill out point forms by Wednesday at 9am will result in a forfeit of that week’s points
  • Participation in University Recreation & Wellness (RecWell) activities, including the use of facilities and equipment is completely voluntary. There are risks and hazards, minor and serious, associated with participation in fitness activities. Participants voluntarily assume all responsibility and risk of loss, damage, illness, and/or injury to person or property associated with the participation in the 3x10 Summer Walking Challenge program.
  • Participants are advised to check with a medical professional before starting any exercise program.
  • Walkers will not be directly supervised. If walking in a RecWell facility, illness or injury should be reported to the RecWell staff member on duty in that facility.
  • Participants are encouraged to dress appropriately and drink water before, during and after exercise.

  • Individuals earning at least 180 points: will be entered into a drawing for an Under Armour Gym Bag
  • Individuals earning at least 220 points: will be entered into a drawing for a FitBit

Program Coordinator:  Kristin Legg, klegg@umd.edu, 301-226-4419, University Recreation & Wellness


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