Step It Up Emory

Compete with your co-workers and log your steps with a tracking device during Step It Up Emory

You can join as an individual, create a team, or join an existing team. Record your progress using Healthy Emory Connect (Sharecare) and be entered for the chance to earn a reward!

About the Challenge

Who is Eligible?

Step It Up Emory is open to all benefits-eligible employees, as well as spouses and Pre-65 retirees.

When is it?

Step It Up Emory will run from September 9 - October 6, 2024. You may join the challenge starting September 3, 2024. 

How do I earn my reward?

To be eligible for the reward, you must complete the Step It Up Emory Challenge. You can access the challenge through Healthy Emory Connect (Sharecare)

Track at least 7,000 steps daily for at least 21 days during the challenge dates. Sync your device to the Sharecare app to automatically track your activity. You can also enter your activity manually, in the Steps Tracker.

How to Participate

Join the Step It Up Emory Challenge

  1. Create an account or sign into
  2. Select Achieve > Challenges, and then look for the Step It Up Emory Challenge
  3. Select Join and start tracking your challenge activity

Tracking your progress

  1. Sign into on your web browser or open your Sharecare app
  2. Go to Achieve > Rewards > Healthy Emory Connect

Any completed activities will appear under the "Completed activities" heading and will have a green checkmark next to them.


Individuals who complete the Step It Up Emory challenge are eligible for winning the following rewards:

  • Winning team (team with the highest average steps): Chair massages for the team and healthy lunch
  • Best team name (team with the most creative team name): Chair massages for the team and healthy breakfast
  • Winning individual (individual with the highest step count): FitBit

All individuals who reach 7,000 steps per day for the duration of the challenge (21 days) will earn 1 entry into a raffle for the chance to win one of the following rewards:

  • 1 Swedish/therapeutic massage (30 minutes)
  • 1 Personal training session (30 minutes)
  • $25 gift card
  • 1 month membership to a participating Emory fitness facility

Individuals who reach more than 10,000 steps per day for the duration of the challenge (21 days) can earn 2 raffle entries. 

Note: There is no medical plan well-being incentive for this challenge. 

Learn more about incentives and rewards

Need Help?

Contact Healthy Emory at

Contact Sharecare Support via their support page or call 855-428-1708.

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