Are you feeling up for a little healthy competition? If so, the Central Connecticut Health District invites the residents of our towns of Berlin, Newington, Rocky Hill, and Wethersfield to participate in a four-town wide walking competition! 

This competition, taking place June 1 through June 29, 2016, will help bring awareness of the importance of healthy, active lifestyles to district residents of all ages.  

Registration for the competition will be made available on May 26, 2016.  Prizes and incentives will awarded and the winning town will be announced on Thursday, July 7, 2016 (rain date, Tuesday, July 12) at the “Summer Concert Series” at the Rocky Hill Elm Ridge Park Amphitheatre.

It is easy to register!  Go to www.WalkingWorks.com, click register now and complete the required personal information.  Or use their mobile app.  After completing the personal information:

1. Select "I am participating with my company".

2. Under Plan, select Connecticut, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

3. Under Group select CCHD Step into Summer Competition.

4. Under Program select your Town - Team if you are on a team,  our your Town - Individual Walker if you are not a member of a team.  

5. Under Team select your team name or individual walker.  To be eligible for a prize, please select your age group.

6. Enter your steps daily or weekly by close of business on Wednesdays during the competition (June 8, 15, 22, 29).  

7. Come to the awards ceremony on Thursday, July 7 at the Rocky Hill Summer Concert Series at Elm Ridge Park.  The concert is free - bring a picnic and enjoy Motown music!   Awards will be announced at the intermission.  Rain date is Tuesday, July 12. 

Join us as we step into summer and achieve health!   For more information about the competition, please contact Ann Hartman at CCHD at or 860-721-2824.