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Workplace Challenge Activity Log starts 4th January - are you ready?

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Posted: Sat, 02 Jan 2016 12:00

Workplace Challenge Activity Log starts 4th January - are you ready?

Kick start your New Year with a happier and healthier lifestyle. Between Monday 4th January and Sunday 28th February 2016 you are invited to join the 8 week Workplace Challenge Activity Log designed to support you increase your activity levels whilst at work.

We'd like to challenge and encourage wokrplaces to help us save one sickness day per employee during 2016 saving Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland based businesses an estimated £35,730,600 per year…….simply by becoming more physically active!

Engagements with Workplace Challenge has led to organisations seeing increased productivity, reduced absenteeism and improved team morale but most importantly are employees themselves now have higher job satisfaction, more confidence, a wider social friends group and of course are at lower risk of developing further health conditions

So how can you and your workplace get involved?

Activity Log – Log your levels of sport and physical activity online and challenge yourself and your colleagues to become a more active workplace. Create your own activity targets, monitor your 150 minutes of recommended physical activity and get lots of tips and hints of how you can revolutionise your lunch break!

Competition Programme – Bring a team of your friends or colleagues to join our fun and friendly offline competitions in a wide range of sports throughout the year. Events are suitable for all ages and abilities and are the perfect teambuilding activity

Sign up for free at www.workplacechallenge.org.uk/lrsport to gain points, prizes and reap the benefits of a healthier, more active lifestyle and workforce!

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Partners

  • Loughborough University
    Blaby District Council
    Melton Borough Council
    Age UK L&R
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    County Sport Network
    Sport England
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Harborough District Council
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Safeguarding
    QUEST
    Leicester City Council
    British Heart Foundation
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
    Equality Standard
    East Midlands Platform

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Charnwood Borough Council
  • Harborough District Council
    QUEST
  • East Midlands Platform
    Rutland County Council
  • Loughborough University
    Safeguarding
  • Blaby District Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Age UK L&R
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Leicester City Council
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    County Sport Network
  • Sport England
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • Melton Borough Council