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MOVchallenge Destination Chicago

Recreational Services

Monday, August 31, 2015 at 1:45 PM - Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 11:59 PM (EDT)

MOVchallenge Destination Chicago

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Registration Fee (Student) Ended $10.00 $1.54
Registration Fee (SRWC Member) Ended $10.00 $1.54

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Destination Chicago: The goal of this program is to provide Kent State University students, faculty/staff and SRWC members with an opportunity to participate in a 60-day destination based challenge using movement tracking devices as a tool for monitoring distance. The destination for this challenge is Chicago, approximately 365 miles or 876,000 moves away from Kent, OH. The grand prizes winners will be taken on a trip to Chicago! 

New: Have a device other than a MOVband? You are still able to compete in the challenge!

Acceptable Devices:

  • MOVband 2 and 3
  • Garmin Vivofit
  • Fitbit Zip, Flex, One, Charge, Charge HR, Fitlinxx, Fitlinxx Pebble
  • Jawbone UP, UP App, UP 2, UP Move
     
Don't see your device listed? Contact Ben Cope (bcope4@kent.edu) to get your device added.

Steps for New Users: 
  • Pay the $10 registration fee
  • Create a Movable account with your MOVband or third-party device
  • Make sure to include your invitation code:
    • Student code: ksustudent
    • SRWC Member code: ksusrwcmember
  • Sync your MOVband or other device weekly to update your move count

Steps for Returning Users:
  • Pay the $10 registration fee
  • In your Movable account make sure to include your invitation code:
    • Student code: ksustudent
    • SRWC Member code: ksusrwcmember
  •  Sync your MOVband or other device weekly to update your move count
 Click here for a tutorial for setting up your third-party device. 

Enrollment/Enrollment Fees:

Every participant will need to pay a $10 registration fee (please note the MOVband is not included in this fee). MOVbands can be purchased off the Movable website at a discounted rate using promo code KSUFALL2015. The MOVband 2 will be $21 and the MOVband 3 will be $42. 

Challenge Goals:

  • 30 day mark- achieve a minimum of 360,000 moves (12,000 moves per day)
  • 60 day mark- achieve a minimum of 876,000 moves (14,600 moves per day)
     

Prizes:

  • 30 day mark prize drawing for those who achieved 360,000 moves ($50 value)
  • 60 day mark prize drawing for those who achieved 876,000 moves ($50 value)
  • Grand prize drawing (trip to Chicago!) for those who achieved 876,000 moves ($150 value)
  • Prize drawing for those who consistently participated ($50 value)
  • Pop up challenges ($50 value)

  

 Enrollment ends Monday, Sept. 14!


Are you Faculty/Staff? Please click here to signup. 

 


This challenge is presented by the Department of Recreational Services and the Division of Human Resources.

Have questions about MOVchallenge Destination Chicago? Contact Recreational Services

When

Monday, August 31, 2015 at 1:45 PM - Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 11:59 PM (EDT)


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Recreational Services

Kent State University
PO Box 5190
Kent, Ohio 44242

Phone: 330-672-4REC
Fax: 330-672-4272
Web: www.kent.edu/recservices

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