Ivy League Step Challenge


Start Date: August 6, 2020

End Date: August 9, 2020

Final Standings: August 10, 2020

Event Duration: This is a (4) day challenge!

Purpose: In an effort to promote wellness, campus engagement, and pride across all Ivy League institutions, we would like to invite all members of the Cornell community to join us in the Ivy Step Challenge! This event will last four days, with standings announced daily and the overall Ivy Champion being crowned on the final day! Follow the instructions below to learn how you can participate!

Who Can Participate: Open to all students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, and Community

Registration Requirements: NO REGISTRATION NEEDED. All university affiliates are encouraged and welcome!

How to participate: Simply submit your daily steps starting August 6, 2020 using the entry form here: STEP CHALLENGE ENTRY FORM

How to track your total steps counts: Use any pedometer/step tracker that you have available. Smart mobile phones and watches have apps already installed to help you collect your daily progress!

Submission Deadlines: All participants must submit their total steps by 11:59pm EST daily in order to have their steps accounted for in the Ivy Challenge standings. Any steps submitted after 12:00am EST will count towards the standings of the following day.

Standings/Results: Total average steps from each Ivy institution will be recorded into the daily standings. The Ivy school with the most overall step averages will be crowned the IVY STEP CHALLENGE CHAMPIONS! Campus Rec and the Ivy League will release the final results by 3:00pm EST on August 10, 2020!


If you have any questions about this challenge, please email bar28@cornell.edu.