The STFM Challenge starts on Sunday May 6, 2018 at 12:01am ET and ends Tuesday May 8, 2018 at 11:59pm ET. Participants can track their steps using their own personal Fitbit, Jawbone, Apple Watch, Garmin, or the step trackers integrated on your iPhone/Android smart phone (i)
To join the Walking Challenge, please:
1) Download the Heka Walk app from the iTunes or Google Play Store;
Click here to download the app from the Apple App Store (iOS requires Safari browser)
Click here to download the app from the Google Play Store
2) Complete the in-app registration and pairing process
Launch the Heka Walk app and complete the registration process
The non-case sensitive activation code is: medstar18
Pair your supported step tracker (see the Challenge FAQ Webpage for details)
3) Start Walking!
To sync your step data to the app, select "Tap to sync steps" at the top of the dashboard
Note: there are no scan-in locations for this Challenge
The top 10 steppers on Sunday and Monday will be entered into a random drawing to win a Swell water bottle!
The top stepper at the end of the Walking Challenge will win a $250 REI gift card!
If you have any questions, email us at
The Walking Challenge app requires iOS 9.0 and above on the following devices: iPhone 4S and above, iPad Air, Mini, and 3rd & 4th generation iPads. Android requirements: Android 4.5 and above that have not been customized by the phone-tablet manufacturer. Users may also use their own FitBit, Jawbone, iPhone/Android smart phone or Apple Watch step counters.