Join the VIVA Walking Challenge at VIVA2018 in Las Vegas, November 5 - 8, 2018!
Participate in some friendly competition amongst your peers as you work your way up the leaderboard and try to exceed the Challenge Step Goals to win prizes!
The Challenge will start on Tuesday, November 6 at 7 AM PT and end on Thursday, November 8 at Noon. Participants can track their steps using their own personal Fitbit, Apple Watch, Garmin, or the step trackers integrated on their iPhone/Android smartphone via Apple Health or Google Fit. (i)
1) Download the VIVA Walking Challenge app:
Click here to download the app from the Apple App Store
Click here to download the app from the Google Play Store
2) Complete the in-app registration and pairing process:
Participants can also track their steps using their own personal Fitbit, Apple Watch, Garmin, or the step trackers integrated on their iPhone/Android smartphone via Apple Health or Google Fit. (i)
Pair your supported step tracker and refer to the Challenge FAQ Webpage for details and other support information
3) Start Walking!
To sync your step data to the app, select "Tap to sync steps" at the top of the dashboard.
Note that your steps will only count from the time you first pair your step tracker.
Please sync your step data at least one time a day as some data sources will not provide step data that is over 24 hours old
Remember to scan QR Codes for daily step boosters - see below!
DAILY STEP PRIZES (Nov. 6 - 7)
The top stepper on Tuesday, 11/6, and Wednesday, 11/7, will be awarded a gift bag with Bluetooth headphones, a jump rope, and a running belt.
DAILY SCAN-IN STEP BOOSTS (Nov. 6 - 8)
Using the Walking Challenge app, scan each QR code once per day at the following locations to earn step boosts: (ii)
1. Medtronic Premiere Suite - 500 bonus steps
2. Medtronic Booth - 500 bonus steps
FINAL LEADERBOARD PRIZES
The top 3 steppers will be awarded the following Nike gift cards:
1st Prize - $250
2nd Prize - $225
3rd Prize - $200
Winners of the Walking Challenge prizes will be announced via social media, the Walking Challenge in-app messages, and the Walking Challenge daily email update.
For more information, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
(i) 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 5 and above that have not been customized by the phone-tablet manufacturer.
(ii) To scan QR codes:
Open the 'Viva Walking Challenge' app
Select the 'Medtronic Scan-In' button located on the Walking Challenge dashboard in the app
Select 'Capture QR Code' (you will need to allow the app access to your device's camera)
Align the app viewer with the QR Code and the code will automatically be detected and confirmed