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Week 3: U.S. Bank Tower

For week 3 (9/21-9/27) we will be climbing the “U.S. Bank Tower”. Located in Los Angeles, California this 1018 foot skyscraper requires walkers to reach the 73rd floor in order to make it to the top. No elevator allowed! . Earn your steps this week to see how many times you can climb the the U.S. Bank Tower.

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Week 2 Stats!

For week 2 we headed to the West coast to check out the Golden Gate Bridge. At 746 feet from top to bottom, WalkND participants got a great view while earning their steps! Check out the chart below to see what you accomplished this week:

Week 2: The Golden Gate Bridge (9/14-9/20)
Participant Total Steps # of Times Bridge Climbed
Todd Hill 223,559 749
Michael Morin 145,285 487
Chris DeLuca 121,894 408
Laura DeLuca 120,222 403
Kristen Morin 119,731 401
Diane Orlowski 98,741 331
Liz Rosencrantz 83,421 280
Sharon Rankert 83,242 279
Mary Donnelly 81,695 274
Mandy Kinnucan 76,610 257
Mary Szekendi 72,011 241
Stacy Koebel 70,740 237
Sheila Britton 70,530 236
Kimberely Miller 70,345 236
Nancy O’Connor 61,905 207
C Morris 47,260 158
Ava Bytner 46,399 155

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Week 1 Stats!

We kicked off week 1 in the deserts of Egypt with the Pyramid of Giza. Standing at just 455 feet, WalkND participants breezed through this challenge! Check out the chart below to see what you accomplished with your steps:

Week 1: The Great Pyramid
Participant Total Steps # of Times Pyramid Climbed
Todd Hill 187,734 1032
Michael Morin 133,641 734
Kristen Morin 126,050 693
Diane Orlowski 114,435 629
Renee Grubert 110,324 606
Chris DeLuca 97,429 535
Laura DeLuca 85,751 471
Ashley Bennitt 83,025 456
Sharon Rankert 80,084 440
Nancy O’Connor 77,679 427
Liz Rosencrantz 74,104 407
Mary Szekendi 70,901 390
Mandy Kinnucan 65,180 358
Ava Bytner 62,932 346
C Morris 61,279 337
Heather Ryan 53,657 295
Miranda VanNevel 44,268 243
Kimberely Miller 15,845 87

SatAWAY Yoga

Need a little extra motivation to earn your steps this weekend? Join RecSports at the Snite Museum Courtyard Saturday, September 13 for a FREE yoga session. Class begins at 9:30AM but space is limited so please arrive early. Yoga mats will be provided but feel free to bring your own!

*In case of bad weather the session will take place inside the Snite Museum in the 19th century gallery*

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Welcome to Week 1!

Today we kick off our Fall Challenge: Step Your Way to the Top.  For week 1 we will be climbing the “Great Pyramid of Giza”. Completed around 2560 B.C., this structure is the oldest of the “Seven Wonders of the World” and was labeled “The Tallest Man Made Structure” for over 3,800 years (reaching 481 feet). At its present height of 455 feet, The Pyramid of Giza serves as a great kick starter for our Fall challenge. Earn your steps this week to see how many times you can climb the Great Pyramid!

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Final Leader Board for Pacific Coast Highway Challenge

The summer has officially ended and WalkND is proud of all its Pacific Coast Highway competitors! 39 teams kicked off the challenge back in June and 12 made their way to the finish line in San Francisco during August.

Team Week 8 7/20-7/26 Week 9 7/27-8/2 Week 10 8/3-8/9 Total Steps Miles Location
The Green Team 1,581,753 790.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sanibel Beach Walkers 1,567,279 784 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sole Mates 1,608,593 804.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Beach Walkers 1,671,539 836 San Francisco- FINISHED
Working Walkers 1,637,718 819 San Francisco- FINISHED
Giddy Up 1,595,239 798 San Francisco- FINISHED
The Red Stars 1,545,565 773 San Francisco- FINISHED
Steppers 1,646,762 823.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Golden Arches 1,690,202 845.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
Wall E Walkers 206580 195012 226363 1,796,791 898 San Francisco- FINISHED
MobileND 221584 225234 252426 1,712,533 856 San Francisco- FINISHED
10K a Day Divas 153362 186454 162451 1,536,558 768 San Francisco- FINISHED
Classy but Sassy 140168 148492 144411 1,402,979 701 En route to San Jose
California Dreaming 154903 160127 101593 1,369,507 684 En route to Santa Cruz
The Winers 1,350,991 675.4 En route to Santa Cruz
Pedominators 139325 127023 128284 1,350,294 675 En route to Santa Cruz
Napa or Bust 168150 162570 1,161,758 581 En route to Monterey
Crafty Cruisers 119098 148440 1,128,624 564 En route to Monterey
Step Sisters 118827 138558 57675 1,058,510 529 En route to Monterey
Coasting Along 108088 117962 908,264 454 En route to Fresno
Sunshiners 904,972 452.4 En route to Fresno
LaFortunue Trailblazers 90877 98123 91773 881,664 441 En route to Fresno
Administriders 864,819 432.4 En route to Fresno
Kate and Ashley (Not the Olsens) 846,983 423.4 En route to Fresno
FACSUP 116778 93334 810,580 405 En route to Fresno
Darling Divas 788021 394 En route to Fresno
Still in Spain 125462 134345 643,891 322 En route to Bakersfield
The K’s 599,381 299.7 En route to Bakersfield
ET the Extra-Stepestrial 497,945 249 En route to Santa Maria
The Webers 214,369 107.2 En route to Los Angeles

The start of September means the beginning of a new challenge! This Fall WalkND will focus on reaching new heights as part of the Step Your Way to the Top challenge.

Week 8 (7/20-7/26) Leader Board

There is one more week left in the challenge! Crank out those steps this weekend to cross the finish line:

Team Week 8 7/20-7/26 Total Steps Miles Location
The Green Team 1,581,753 790.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sanibel Beach Walkers 1,567,279 784 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sole Mates 1,608,593 804.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Beach Walkers 1,671,539 836 San Francisco- FINISHED
Working Walkers 1,637,718 819 San Francisco- FINISHED
Giddy Up 1,595,239 798 San Francisco- FINISHED
The Red Stars 1,545,565 773 San Francisco- FINISHED
Steppers 1,646,762 823.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Golden Arches 1,690,202 845.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
Wall E Walkers 206580 1,375,416 688 En route to Santa Cruz
The Winers 1,350,991 675.4 En route to Santa Cruz
MobileND 221584 1,234,873 617.4 En route to Monterey
10K a Day Divas 153362 1,187,653 594 En route to Monterey
California Dreaming 154903 1,107,787 554 En route to Monterey
Pedominators 139325 1,094,987 547.5 En route to Monterey
Classy but Sassy 969,908 485 En route to Monterey
Sunshiners 904,972 452.4 En route to Fresno
Napa or Bust 881,038 441 En route to Fresno
Crafty Cruisers 119098 880,184 440 En route to Fresno
Administriders 864,819 432.4 En route to Fresno
Kate and Ashley (Not the Olsens) 846,983 423.4 En route to Fresno
Darling Divas 788021 394 En route to Fresno
Step Sisters 743,450 372 En route to Bakersfield
FACSUP 116778 717,246 359 En route to Bakersfield
LaFortunue Trailblazers 90877 691,768 346 En route to Bakersfield
Coasting Along 682,214 341.1 En route to Bakersfield
The K’s 599,381 299.7 En route to Bakersfield
Still in Spain 509,546 254.8 En route to Bakersfield
ET the Extra-Stepestrial 497,945 249 En route to Santa Maria
The Webers 214,369 107.2 En route to Los Angeles

Week 9 steps (7/27-8/3) are due by next Wednesday, Aug. 6. Let’s see how many more teams can make it to San Francisco!

Week 7 (7/14-7/19) Leader Board

Several teams have crossed the finish line this week! There are still 2 weeks left to earn all 770 miles so keep on walking:

Team Week 1 6/2-6/7 Week 2 6/8-6/14 Week 3 6/15-6/21 Week 4 6/22-6/28 Week 5 6/29-7/5 Week 6 7/6-7/13 Week 7 7/14-7/19 Total Steps Miles Location
The Green Team 173,191 276,915 352,112 375,294 404,241 1,581,753 790.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sanibel Beach Walkers 209,125 284,288 337,851 369,891 366,124 1,567,279 784 San Francisco- FINISHED
Sole Mates 241,260 242,782 281,379 266,444 283,306 293,422 1,608,593 804.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Beach Walkers 210,758 253,087 300,442 262,463 228,924 209,888 205,977 1,671,539 836 San Francisco- FINISHED
Working Walkers 143,542 195,000 281,506 320,010 263,332 184,583 249,745 1,637,718 819 San Francisco- FINISHED
Giddy Up 137,943 286,289 249,396 254,953 254,966 202,253 209,439 1,595,239 798 San Francisco- FINISHED
The Red Stars 187,310 157,583 233,359 242,394 274,184 228,031 222,704 1,545,565 773 San Francisco- FINISHED
Steppers 159,999 164,302 192,022 233,583 260,989 273,153 362,714 1,646,762 823.3 San Francisco- FINISHED
Golden Arches 100,684 152,080 170,531 260,103 269,583 314,123 423,098 1,690,202 845.1 San Francisco- FINISHED
The Winers 153,715 189,636 224,562 190,352 193,527 198,781 200,418 1,350,991 675.4 En route to Santa Cruz
Wall E Walkers 180,945 194,098 200,980 194,377 201,484 196,952 1,168,836 584 En route to Monterey
10K a Day Divas 124,939 140,361 143,543 159,281 141,754 144,489 179,924 1,034,291 517.1 En route to Monterey
Classy but Sassy 146,449 139,728 137,177 127,147 143,103 145,741 130,563 969,908 485 En route to Fresno
Pedominators 107,054 122,091 154,395 138,414 144,344 142,076 147,288 955,662 478 En route to Fresno
California Dreaming 104,826 147,225 146,906 128,353 121,580 149,538 154,456 952,884 476.4 En route to Fresno
Sunshiners 68,939 128,748 170,529 169,824 200,653 166,279 904,972 452.4 En route to Fresno
Napa or Bust 104,158 159,123 126,277 135,914 126,387 111,273 117,906 881,038 441 En route to Fresno
Administriders 94,588 108,445 100,021 151,277 139,138 133,129 138,221 864,819 432.4 En route to Fresno
Kate and Ashley (Not the Olsens) 53,472 103,854 388,830 300,827 846,983 423.4 En route to Fresno
MobileND 183,388 124,646 161,425 88,377 80,704 156,865 795,405 398 En route to Fresno
Darling Divas 91,059 160,395 124,694 113,269 82,923 123,832 91,849 788021 394 En route to Fresno
Crafty Cruisers 126,939 132,450 130,219 154,392 106,201 99,137 11,748 761,086 381 En route to Fresno
Step Sisters 71,166 105,192 99,168 114,491 123,421 102,344 127,668 743,450 372 En route to Bakersfield
Coasting Along 73,994 92,652 88,171 93,815 92,136 116,396 125,050 682,214 341.1 En route to Bakersfield
LaFortunue Trailblazers 89,226 94,087 91,545 80,523 78,540 74,748 92,222 600,891 300.4 En route to Bakersfield
FACSUP 51,000 101,390 109,062 87,350 88,253 77,563 85,850 600,468 300.2 En route to Bakersfield
The K’s 136,858 107,579 140,214 111,213 103,517 599,381 299.7 En route to Bakersfield
Still in Spain 104,155 99,809 106,571 107,404 91,607 509,546 254.8 En route to Bakersfield
ET the Extra-Stepestrial 141,748 186,004 170,193 497,945 249 En route to Santa Maria
The Webers 69,831 144538 214,369 107.2 En route to Los Angeles

Week 8 steps (7/20-7/26) are due by next Wednesday, July 30. Let’s see how many more teams can make it to San Francisco!